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August 24, 2009
Taliban abducted Afghans who dared to vote

Afghanistan’s presidential election continues to generate widespread allegations of fraud and intimidation as the votes are counted.

James Bays of Worldfocus partner Al Jazeera English takes a look at what some Afghans faced.


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Taliban that leaves the voter on average another 9 votes and I’ll wager my reward many will take a chance and vote a second time

Tall One you mark the free with pride and will soon force your own to remove a finger so they can hide once again in plane sight

Your a fool Tall One, just raise your hands to the sun and give yourself to Goooooober

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