Sunday Night 1, views. Art Sangsriviews. RT Documentary 2, views. In addition, after being shown the photo, a handful of young men erroneously identified Gula as their wife. Bush administration began using women's rights to help promote support for the war in Afghanistan. February Click [show] for important translation instructions. She married Rahmat Gul between the age of 13 and 16, and returned to her village in Afghanistan in Archived from the original on April 23, This feature is not available right now. View a machine-translated version of the Italian article.
Afghan Girl is a photographic portrait of Sharbat Gula (Pashto: Her green eyes are the subject of frequent commentary. McCurry made several unsuccessful attempts during the s to locate her. She became known around National Geographic as the “Afghan girl,” and for 17.
The reunion between the woman with green eyes and the. Picture of the cover of National Geographic Magazine. View Images Sharbat Gula's piercing green eyes made her an instant icon. Orphaned.
McCurry, upon learning that the Nasir Bagh refugee camp was soon to close, inquired of its remaining residents, one of whom knew Gula's brother and was able to send word to her hometown.
She had been photographed on only three occasions: She had never seen the Afghan Girl image before it was shown to her in January The image is of a young woman with green eyes in a red headscarf looking intensely at the camera. This article may be expanded with text translated from the corresponding article in Italian. Sign in to report inappropriate content.
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An Afghan woman made famous by a National Geographic cover. Her green-eyed brother and hundreds of others have fled the area.
Pashtun by ethnicity and from a rural background, Gula's parents were killed during the Soviet Union 's bombing of Afghanistan when she was around six years old in their village in eastern Nangarhar. You must provide copyright attribution in the edit summary by providing an interlanguage link to the source of your translation.
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cover to a mug shot: The sad story of the green-eyed 'Afghan Girl' green eyes were immortalized on the cover of National Geographic in.
The image of her face, with a red scarf draped loosely over her head and her eyes staring directly into the camera was named "the most recognized photograph" in the history of the magazine, and the cover itself is one of the most famous of the National Geographic.
Retrieved July 26, Reports claimed the national ID cards had been issued illegally. When asked how she had survived, she responded that it was "the will of God". Hesford; Wendy Kozol, eds. Retrieved from " https: Nikon World Summer ed.
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McCurry made several unsuccessful attempts during the s to locate her. The team located Gula, then around the age of 30, in a remote region of Afghanistan; she had returned to her native country from the refugee camp in Retrieved from " https: Published on Jun 27, A model attribution edit summary using German: