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Malala Leaves the Hospital

After skull surgery and cochlear implant.

Malala Yousafzai was discharged from the hospital Friday after receiving a cochlear implant and skull reconstruction surgery. After being shot in the head by a Taliban gunman back in October, the Pakistani teenager was airlifted to Britain, where she received medical treatment as well as protection from the Taliban. Yousafzai will remain in the U.K. for the time being, as her father is now working for the Pakistani Consulate in Birmingham.

Read it at Associated Press

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