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Malala reunited with friend

Malala Yousufzai, the 15-year-old girl shot in the head by the Taliban in Pakistan, has been reunited with her lifelong friend who was injured in the same attack.

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Malala inspires education for girls campaign

Malala is recovering in Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham Credit: QEH

Malala, the schoolgirl shot by the Taliban for speaking out in support of education for girls has inspired the launch of a campaign.

The 15-year-old who was shot over a week ago at point blank range in Pakistan is recovering in Birmingham, receiving specialist treatment.

On November 10, former Prime Minister Gordon Brown and the United Nations Special Envoy for Global Education will meet with Pakistan's Preseident Zardari to deliver a petition calling for urgent action to be taken.

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