Afghan Girls Eager To Start Robotics Competition

A robotics team comprised of six girls from

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A robotics team comprised of six girls from Afghanistan is ready to take part in an international competition after clearing visa obstacles that prompted intervention from President Trump. Teams from about 150 other countries are also competing. (July 17) (Credit: THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

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