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Afghan tattoo artist challenges social taboos

After a female tattoo artist in Afghanistan opened her mobile shop, she started receiving threats from Islamist groups. Body tattoos are looked down upon in Afghanistan's conservative society, as Islam, generally, forbids pictorial depiction.

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