Pakistani girl, 15, out of hospital

Activist shot by Taliban is with kin in Britain, faces more surgery

Posted: January 5, 2013 at 5:51 a.m.

Malala Yousufzai says goodbye Friday as she is discharged from Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, England, to continue her rehabilitation at her family’s temporary home in the area.

Malala Yousufzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl shot in the head three months ago by the Taliban for advocating the education of girls, has been discharged from a British hospital.

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