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Malala Yousafzai, Nobel Prize Winner Shot for Pursuing an Schooling, Graduates Oxford College

Malala Yousafzai, Nobel Prize Winner Shot for Pursuing an Education, Graduates Oxford University


(LONDON) — Mission completed.

Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenager shot by the Taliban for daring to need an training, has accomplished her diploma at Oxford College.

The 2014 Nobel Peace Prize winner, now 22, posted pictures on Twitter of her celebration early Friday upon finishing a level in philosophy, politics and economics. The human rights campaigner is roofed in confetti in a single picture, and surrounded by her household in one other.

“Arduous to specific my pleasure and gratitude proper now as I accomplished my Philosophy, Politics and Economics diploma at Oxford,’’ she tweeted. “I don’t know what’s forward. For now, it is going to be Netflix, studying and sleep.”

The milestone was hard-earned. Yousafzai was focused by the Taliban for her relentless objections to the group’s regressive interpretation of Islam that limits women’ entry to training. She was shot whereas returning residence from faculty in Pakistan’s scenic Swat Valley in 2012.

She traveled to the English metropolis of Birmingham for medical therapy and her household ultimately joined her. She went again to high school as quickly as she might however saved campaigning for the appropriate to an training for others.

Her Twitter feed was flooded with expressions of goodwill, together with one from NASA astronaut Anne McClain, who studied in England.

“Congratulations in your commencement @Malala!’’ McClain tweeted. “For thus many, larger training is the beginning of nice issues. For you, nice issues preceded it and I can solely think about the even higher ones to comply with. The world is fortunate to have you ever on it.”