09 NOV 2018: One of National Geographic’s most iconic covers was that of ‘The Afghan Girl.’ Readers around the world wanted to know more about her and wondered how they could help her. The response to the image created such a stir that years later, armed with only her picture, the magazine went back to see if they could find her.

This was about eight years ago, but it is a fascinating story and we thought you would find it of interest.

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