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Women on the edge
Nazia telling her story to a support group for victims of dowry abuse in Delhi, India. Action India, a local NGO created this support system and is a key grantee of the Global Fund for Women. Nazia's husband tried to kill her not once, but twice, for not receiving the dowry he demanded. Nazia is telling her story and hoping to get a divorce from her abusive husband. Photo by Mark Tuschman

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