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Shot Pakistani girl can recover, UK doctors say

Police officers patrol outside the emergency entrance of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital where injured Pakistani teenager Malala Yousufzai arrived for treatment in Birmingham, central England October 15, 2012. A Pakistani schoolgirl shot in the head by the Taliban has every chance of making a "good recovery", British doctors said on Monday. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

Police officers patrol outside the emergency entrance of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital where injured Pakistani teenager Malala Yousufzai arrived for treatment in Birmingham, central England October 15, 2012. A Pakistani schoolgirl shot in the head by...more

Police officers patrol outside the emergency entrance of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital where injured Pakistani teenager Malala Yousufzai arrived for treatment in Birmingham, central England October 15, 2012. A Pakistani schoolgirl shot in the head by the Taliban has every chance of making a "good recovery", British doctors said on Monday. REUTERS/Chris Helgren
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Students hold pictures of schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai, who was shot by the Taliban, during a tribute at the Pakistani Embassy in Abu Dhabi October 15, 2012. REUTERS/Ben Job

Students hold pictures of schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai, who was shot by the Taliban, during a tribute at the Pakistani Embassy in Abu Dhabi October 15, 2012. REUTERS/Ben Job

Students hold pictures of schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai, who was shot by the Taliban, during a tribute at the Pakistani Embassy in Abu Dhabi October 15, 2012. REUTERS/Ben Job
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An ambulance crew and their police escort await the arrival of an air ambulance carrying injured Pakistani teenager Malala Yousufzai at Birmingham International airport in central England October 15, 2012. The Pakistani schoolgirl shot by Taliban gunmen for pushing for girls to be educated has been sent to the Britain for medical treatment, a military spokesman said on Monday. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

An ambulance crew and their police escort await the arrival of an air ambulance carrying injured Pakistani teenager Malala Yousufzai at Birmingham International airport in central England October 15, 2012. The Pakistani schoolgirl shot by Taliban...more

An ambulance crew and their police escort await the arrival of an air ambulance carrying injured Pakistani teenager Malala Yousufzai at Birmingham International airport in central England October 15, 2012. The Pakistani schoolgirl shot by Taliban gunmen for pushing for girls to be educated has been sent to the Britain for medical treatment, a military spokesman said on Monday. REUTERS/Chris Helgren
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A student holds an image of Malala Yousufzai, who was shot on Tuesday by the Taliban, during a rally in Lahore October 14, 2012. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza

A student holds an image of Malala Yousufzai, who was shot on Tuesday by the Taliban, during a rally in Lahore October 14, 2012. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza

A student holds an image of Malala Yousufzai, who was shot on Tuesday by the Taliban, during a rally in Lahore October 14, 2012. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza
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Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai is brought out of a hospital on a stretcher in Rawalpindi in this still image taken from video October 15, 2012. REUTERS/Inter Services Public Relations via Reuters TV

Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai is brought out of a hospital on a stretcher in Rawalpindi in this still image taken from video October 15, 2012. REUTERS/Inter Services Public Relations via Reuters TV

Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai is brought out of a hospital on a stretcher in Rawalpindi in this still image taken from video October 15, 2012. REUTERS/Inter Services Public Relations via Reuters TV
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Malala Yousufzai, a Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot by the Taliban on October 9, 2012 for speaking out against the militants and promoting education for girls, is seen in Swat Valley, northwest Pakistan, in this undated file photo. REUTERS/Stringer

Malala Yousufzai, a Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot by the Taliban on October 9, 2012 for speaking out against the militants and promoting education for girls, is seen in Swat Valley, northwest Pakistan, in this undated file photo. REUTERS/Stringer

Malala Yousufzai, a Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot by the Taliban on October 9, 2012 for speaking out against the militants and promoting education for girls, is seen in Swat Valley, northwest Pakistan, in this undated file photo. REUTERS/Stringer
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Women supporters of the National Commission of Human Development (NCHD) pray next to pictures of schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai, who was shot on Tuesday by the Taliban, during a candlelight vigil for her speedy recovery, in Karachi October 13, 2012. REUTERS/Athar Hussain

Women supporters of the National Commission of Human Development (NCHD) pray next to pictures of schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai, who was shot on Tuesday by the Taliban, during a candlelight vigil for her speedy recovery, in Karachi October 13, 2012....more

Women supporters of the National Commission of Human Development (NCHD) pray next to pictures of schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai, who was shot on Tuesday by the Taliban, during a candlelight vigil for her speedy recovery, in Karachi October 13, 2012. REUTERS/Athar Hussain
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Hospital staff assists Malala Yousufzai, a 14-year-old schoolgirl who was wounded in a gun attack, at the Saidu Sharif Teaching Hospital in the Swat Valley, northwest Pakistan October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohammad Muzamil

Hospital staff assists Malala Yousufzai, a 14-year-old schoolgirl who was wounded in a gun attack, at the Saidu Sharif Teaching Hospital in the Swat Valley, northwest Pakistan October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohammad Muzamil

Hospital staff assists Malala Yousufzai, a 14-year-old schoolgirl who was wounded in a gun attack, at the Saidu Sharif Teaching Hospital in the Swat Valley, northwest Pakistan October 9, 2012. REUTERS/Mohammad Muzamil
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Devotees pray for schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai, who was shot on October 9 by the Taliban, at a Sunday service at the Sacred Heart Cathedral in Lahore October 14, 2012. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza

Devotees pray for schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai, who was shot on October 9 by the Taliban, at a Sunday service at the Sacred Heart Cathedral in Lahore October 14, 2012. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza

Devotees pray for schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai, who was shot on October 9 by the Taliban, at a Sunday service at the Sacred Heart Cathedral in Lahore October 14, 2012. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza
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Women supporters of religious political party Sunni Tehreek hold a placard and party flags in support of Malala Yousufzai, who was shot on October 9 by the Taliban, during a demonstration in Islamabad October 14, 2012. REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood

Women supporters of religious political party Sunni Tehreek hold a placard and party flags in support of Malala Yousufzai, who was shot on October 9 by the Taliban, during a demonstration in Islamabad October 14, 2012. REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood

Women supporters of religious political party Sunni Tehreek hold a placard and party flags in support of Malala Yousufzai, who was shot on October 9 by the Taliban, during a demonstration in Islamabad October 14, 2012. REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood
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An air ambulance with Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai aboard taxis at Chaklala Airbase in this still image taken from video October 15, 2012. REUTERS/Inter Services Public Relations via Reuters TV

An air ambulance with Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai aboard taxis at Chaklala Airbase in this still image taken from video October 15, 2012. REUTERS/Inter Services Public Relations via Reuters TV

An air ambulance with Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai aboard taxis at Chaklala Airbase in this still image taken from video October 15, 2012. REUTERS/Inter Services Public Relations via Reuters TV
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A student holds a picture of schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai, who was shot by the Taliban, during a tribute at the Pakistani Embassy in Abu Dhabi October 15, 2012. REUTERS/Ben Job

A student holds a picture of schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai, who was shot by the Taliban, during a tribute at the Pakistani Embassy in Abu Dhabi October 15, 2012. REUTERS/Ben Job

A student holds a picture of schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai, who was shot by the Taliban, during a tribute at the Pakistani Embassy in Abu Dhabi October 15, 2012. REUTERS/Ben Job
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A girl holding a portrait of Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai participates during a candlelight vigil organized by Nepalese Youth in Kathmandu October 15, 2012. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A girl holding a portrait of Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai participates during a candlelight vigil organized by Nepalese Youth in Kathmandu October 15, 2012. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A girl holding a portrait of Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai participates during a candlelight vigil organized by Nepalese Youth in Kathmandu October 15, 2012. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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