This week can be incredibly important for girls in Afghanistan. The Taliban’s ban on their secondary school education should be lifted and the girls will return to school on Wednesday.
But not all girls are convinced that the extremist group will fully fulfill its promises. The BBC is following three students to find out how the ban has affected them.
Video by Kavun Khamoush and Firoudeh Akbaryan
Animation and illustration by Manuela Bonomi.