United Nations staff sand in a silent protest
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Controversy as Wonder Woman becomes UN women's champion

She is a comic book superhero who became a TV star in the 1970s watched by millions around the world.

But now in a story twist that may well have surprised even the fictional superhero, the United Nations is making wonder woman a UN Ambassador for Women and Girls.

It is a decision that has bewildered some and sparked protest from others.

Nick Bryant reports.

  • 21 Oct 2016
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