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National Geographic's 'Afghan Girl' to travel to India for free treatment

National Geographic's 'Afghan Girl' to travel to India for free treatment

After a controversial departure from Pakistan, National Geographic`s famous `Afghan Girl` Sharbat Gula will travel to India to receive free medical treatment.

Kabul welcomes back National Geographic's green-eyed 'Afghan Girl'

Kabul welcomes back National Geographic's green-eyed 'Afghan Girl'

The image became a symbol of Afghanistan`s suffering during the 1980s Soviet occupation and U.S.-backed mujahadeen insurgency against it.

Pakistan being urged not to deport NatGeo's 'Afghan Girl'

A Pakistani provincial government may urge the federal government not to extradite NatGeo's famed "Afghan Girl" Sharbat Gula, and instead award her the status of a refugee in the country, the media reported.

Pakistan court rejects bail plea of National Geographic's 'Afghan girl'

Pakistan court rejects bail plea of National Geographic's 'Afghan girl'

The haunting photo of a green-eyed, Afghan girl named Sharbat Gula was one of National Geographic magazine's most famous covers. 

UNHCR distances itself from 'Afghan Girl' Sharbat Gula

The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Thursday distanced itself from Sharbat Gula, Nat Geo's famed 'Afghan Girl' who has been detained by authorities in Pakistan for alleged forgery.

National Geographic's famed ''Afghan Girl'' arrested in Pakistan

National Geographic`s famed `Afghan Girl` Sharbat Bibi was arrested by the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Wednesday in Pakistan`s Peshawar city, authorities said.