Taliban commander: I wish Malala Yousafzai shooting had ‘never happened’

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In letter, senior Taliban official describes the attempted assassination of Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai as “shocking” and urged her to return to her homeland.

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Malala to world: Bullets won’t silence me

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The Pakistani teen shot in the head by the Taliban last fall delivered a call to arms at the U.N., vowing to keep fighting for the voiceless – and telling her attackers “they failed.”

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Malala Yousafzai: Being shot by Taliban made me stronger

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A Pakistani girl shot in the head by the Taliban called for free, compulsory education for all the world’s children in an address at the United Nations on Friday, saying that her brush with death had made her more determined.

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'I want to tell my story': Malala Yousafzai to publish memoir

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The memoir of 15-year-old Pakistani student Malala Yousafzai will be published this fall, publisher Weidenfeld & Nicolson announced Wednesday. The deal is reportedly worth about $3 million.

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Malala Yousafzai, Pakistani teen shot by Taliban, back at school — in UK

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The Pakistani teen marked for death because she campaigned for girls’ education went back to school Tuesday for the first time since a Taliban gunman shot her in the head five months ago, a family spokesperson said

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'Strong young woman': Taliban shooting victim Malala Yousufzai leaves UK hospital

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LONDON - Malala Yousufzai, the Pakistani girl shot in the head by the Taliban for advocating girls’ education, has been discharged from a hospital in the U.K. after doctors said she was well enough to spend some time recovering with her family.

Doctors: Girl shot by Taliban able to stand, communicate

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Malala Yousufzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl shot in the head by the Taliban, is able to stand with help and communicate, British doctors treating her severe wounds said on Friday, though she still shows signs of infection.

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Pakistani girl shot by Taliban en route to UK

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The Pakistani schoolgirl shot and critically wounded by the Taliban for promoting education for girls and criticizing the militant group is en route to the UK for further medical treatment, Pakistan military officials told NBC News on Monday.

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Thousands rally in Karachi for Malala, 14-year-old Pakistani girl shot by Taliban

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KARACHI, Pakistan — Tens of thousands rallied in Pakistan’s largest city Sunday in support of a 14-year-old girl who was shot and critically wounded by the Taliban for promoting girls’ education and criticizing the militant group. 

The demonstration in the southern city of Karachi was by far the largest since Malala Yousufzai and two of her classmates were shot on Oct. 9 while returning home from school in Pakistan’s northwest.