The school bus was about to leave the school grounds when a bearded man approached it and asked which one of the girls was Malala, said Rasool Shah, the police chief in the town.
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"Girl members play an active role," Malala said, according to an article on the U.N. organization's website. "We have highlighted important issues concerning children, especially promoting girls' education in Swat."
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