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29 Moving Photos Of Women Speaking Out For Wounded Pakistani Girl

As Malala Yousafzai — the 14-year-old activist shot by the Taliban — recovers, women across the Middle East and South Asia orchestrate overwhelming displays of support.

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Candlelight vigil organized by Nepalese Youth in Kathmandu Oct. 15.

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Rally organized by National Students Federation (NSF) in Lahore Oct. 15.

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Tribute at the Pakistani Embassy in Abu Dhabi Oct. 15.

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Female supporters of religious political party Sunni Tehreek in Islamabad Oct. 14.

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Pakistani Christians at the Sacred Heart Cathedral Church in Lahore, Pakistan, Sunday, Oct. 14.

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Supporters of the National Commission of Human Development (NCHD) pray in Karachi Oct. 13.

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Students pray at a school in Karachi Oct. 13.

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Pakistani girls in a school in Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, Oct. 12.

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Supporters hold candles and pictures of Yousufzai at a school in Lahore Oct. 12.

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A candlelight vigil in Karachi, Pakistan, on Friday, Oct. 12.

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Students pray at a school in Peshawar on Oct. 12.

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Teachers pray for Yousufzai’s recovery.

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Students pray at a school in Mingora, in Swat valley, Oct.12.

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Students condemn the attack in Peshawar Oct. 11.

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Pakistani Christians in Lahore, Pakistan, on Oct. 11.

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Pakistanis protest in Karachi, Pakistan, on Oct. 11.

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Supporters of Pakistani political party Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) in Karachi, Pakistan, on Oct. 10.

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Pakistani women hold banners in Islamabad, Pakistan, on Oct. 10.

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Female supporters of a Amin Tehrik rally in Peshawar Oct. 10.

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Jessica Testa is a national reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
 
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