AFGHANISTAN: Avoid using schools in elections, say agencies

June 21, 2010, 9:03 a.m.

KABUL, 17 June 2010 (IRIN) - Putting a polling station in a school would be run-of-the-mill in most countries, but in Afghanistan it can be an invitation to an attack by Taliban insurgents, opposed to the government and western-style democracy.

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