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  1. 1050 Employees IT TrainingRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    Status : Active Phase : Awarded Sector : IT Location : Afghanistan Scope : 1,050 government and private sector employees would benefit from capacity building in six fields including system management, safeguarding of information, web designing, database, software expansion and software technology.

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  2. Afghan Youth Debates: Balkh Vote "Valid" Despite FraudRead the original story

    Wednesday | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

    The votes cast in Afghanistan's northern Balkh province will still count as valid despite numerous allegations of fraud on election day, an IWPR-organised debate has heard.

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  3. Female Cabbies Drive Change in Afghan CityRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

    Sara, 45, claims to be Afghanistan's first-ever female taxi driver. Dressed in old clothes, with a striped scarf fastened around her head in the style favoured by local men, the 45-year-old widow first started driving a cab as a way of providing for her four children and mother-in-law.

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  4. Afghanistan elections: In the Taliban heartlands, an inky finger is the mark of deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | The Independent

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  5. Afghan election hailed as Taliban threat remainsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | Greenwich Citizen

    An Afghan police officer stands guard as Afghan election workers, right, note serial numbers of ballot boxes at a warehouse of the Independent Elections Commission warehouse in Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday, April 6, 2014.

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  6. Voters flock to polls in Mazar-e-SharifRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | BBC News

    The fact that a shattered glass door at a polling station was the most dramatic incident reported on election day in the northern city of Mazar-e-Sharif is a reflection of the relative calm this part of Afghanistan enjoys.

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  7. In Taliban stronghold, a scared electorateRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | The Washington Post

    They were the only voters at a polling station here, and Taliban gunfire could be heard from the voting booth.

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  8. Taliban stronghold sees many too scared to vote in Afghan electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | The Age

    They were the only voters at a polling station here, and Taliban gunfire could be heard from the voting booth.

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  9. Baird praises Afghans after high elections turnout, especially womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | Edmonton Journal

    An Afghan woman puts her finger into an ink bottle to mark herself as a voter who attended an election at a polling station in Mazar-i-Sharif, capital of Balkh province, Afghanistan, Saturday, April 5, 2014.

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    Saturday Apr 5 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Voters in Afghanistan turned out in higher numbers than expected for Saturday's presidential election, resulting in extended voting hours.

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  11. In Pictures, Strong Voter Turnout in Afghan Elections Despite ThreatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | Mashable

    Voters in Afghanistan turned out in higher numbers than expected for Saturday's presidential election, resulting in extended voting hours.

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  12. Afghan Voters Go To Polls In Historic Presidential ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | Payvand News of Iran

    Polling stations in Afghanistan have closed, though election officials say voters still waiting in line will be able to cast their ballots.

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  13. Afghanistan Presidential Election: High Turnout Amid Threats Of ViolenceRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | The Huffington Post

    Afghan polling stations have closed after nearly 10 hours of voting that saw a massive turnout, including in some of the most dangerous areas of the country.

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  14. Afghanistan Holds Third Election Post-TalibanRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | US News & World Report

    An Afghan soldier, left, and a policeman peek through a window as they wait in line on the last day of voter registration Tuesday in Kabul.

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  15. Huge security as Afghan presidential poll loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | The Daily Star

    Afghan election workers lead donkeys carrying ballot boxes and other materials to polling stations which are not accessible by road in the Kishindih district of Balkh Province, northern Afghanistan on Thursday.

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  16. Next Afghan president will face a battle for control of nation's mineral wealthRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | South China Morning Post

    Afghan election workers are escorted by armed policemen as they use donkeys to transport ballot boxes to remote polling stations in Balkh province.

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  17. 6 Things We'll Be Watching During Afghanistan's ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Switched

    Millions of Afghans have braved hours-long lines and militant threats to sign up to vote in the April 5 election.

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  18. Afghans say Pakistani Taliban border attacks riseRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Greenwich Citizen

    Afghan election workers use donkeys to transport ballot boxes and election materials to polling stations as walking through Mazar-i-Sharif to Kishindih district in Balkh province, Afghanistan, Thursday, April 3, 2014.

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  19. April 3, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Voice of America

    Afghan election workers use donkeys to transport ballot boxes and election materials to polling stations as he walks through Mazar-i-Sharif to Kishindih district in Balkh province, Afghanistan. Elections will take place on April 5, 2014.

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  20. Afghans say Pakistani Taliban border attacks riseRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Afghan election workers use donkeys to transport ballot boxes and election materials to polling stations as walking through Mazar-i-Sharif to Kishindih district in Balkh province, Afghanistan, Thursday, April 3, 2014.

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