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An American Runner's Dream Temporarily Derailed by Her Hijab

December 11, 2019 04:45 PM
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Noor Alexandria Abukaram, a 16-year-old runner living in the U.S. state of Ohio, was recently disqualified from a race because she wore a hijab. Now, Abukaram is fighting to get the rules changed. VOA's Mohammad Jafar Haand visited the runner in her hometown and filed this report.