Anne Mcnamara

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The women and their dependents are expected to arrive in Ireland over the coming weeks.

Twenty refugee visas have been granted for a group of young female athletes from Afghanistan who are at risk of persecution by the Taliban, following (...)

The programme was intended to develop the physical strength, confidence, leadership skills and community engagement of young women like the two participants pictured. The organisers believe that this has made them more likely targets for the Taliban now.

Two Irish women are lobbying for the State to give safe haven and refugee visas to a group of young female athletes from Afghanistan who are at risk o(...)