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From Afghanistan to Bolivia, Women Brave Death to Fight for Rights

From Afghanistan to Bolivia, women are defying death threats to fight for the rights of their people, defending gender equality, freedom of expression and basic human rights. VOA's Sharon Behn reports on 10 of those women who received this year’s Women of Courage Award from the U.S. State Department in Washington, D.C. The U.S. government's Women of Courage Award recognizes women who have shown exceptional bravery while fighting for peace and justice, even under the threat of...

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