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3 Women of Muslim Backgrounds Receive US Human Rights Prize

December 10, 2015 08:25 PM
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Three courageous women, from different corners of the world, have been champions of human rights for years. But at the same time, they have faced imprisonment, death threats and having to go into hiding because the feared for their safety. On International Human Rights Day, they were recognized in Washington for their valor. VOA's Alberto Pimienta reports.