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Gilgit-Baltistan women suicide: 'I felt I was a burden'

The remote northern region of Pakistani-administered Gilgit-Baltistan is where three of the world's mightiest mountain ranges meet.

The scenic valley is described as the Jewel of Pakistan, but it has a problem, with a high rate of suicides among women.

Shumaila Jaffery reports.

  • 09 Jul 2015
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