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Hunger to Learn: Swat valley girls

As part of the BBC's Hunger to Learn series, Aleem Maqbool visited a girls school in Pakistan's Swat valley that was burnt down by the Taliban.

Its Headmistress and pupils at the school describe their determination to teach and learn despite the threat of retribution.

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