Malalai Joya

Afghanistan Today

2017-05-10T18:08:22+10:00March 16th, 2011|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Malalai Joya was elected to the 249-seat National Assembly, or Wolesi Jirga, in September 2005, as a representative of Farah Province. Shei won the second highest number of votes in the province and  rose to fame in December 2003 when, as an elected delegate to the Constitutional Loya Jirga, she spoke out publicly against the [...]