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Oct 9, 2004 7:50 pm


WOW - WOMAN VOTING IN AFGHANISTAN



This is a reason to celebrate - Joyous Afghans cast their vote "Rahgul, a 45-year-old matriarch came with 11 women from her family to cast her vote for Hamid Karzai.

"Our father said we should come early and vote. We are so happy. I can't belive today is the election," she said adding that the men in her family were also voting for Karzai.

She was not worried about attacks or explosions.

"The Taliban warned us but we are not scared. We are Afghans," she added.




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