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Sunday, July 28, 2013

Burka Avenger a role model for Pakistani girls

Pakistani schoolgirls, Shazil Ishtiaq, 12, right, and Aysha Huma, 9, center, attend a karate class at Shotokan Karate School in Islamabad, Pakistan. The Burka Avenger, a cartoon heroine, is a woman who uses martial arts to battle colorful villains.