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Malala Yousafzai Snapshot

Malala Yousafzai

October 9, 2012: Shot in the head by Taliban while returning home from school in Pakistan's Swat Valley
October 10, 2012: Swat Valley schools close to protest the attack; the bullet is removed from near Yousafzai's spinal cord
October 11-14, 2012: Rallies are held around Pakistan to protest the shooting
October 15, 2012: Yousafzai is flown to Birmingham, England for treatment
December 8, 2012: Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari meets Yousafzai at the hospital.
January 4, 2013: Yousafzai is discharged from hospital.