TITLE

Of Ballots and Burqas

AUTHOR(S)
Husarska, Anna
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);8/3/2009 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 154 Issue 5, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author offers opinions on politics and social conditions in Afghanistan and the Afghan War. A national election scheduled to be held on August 20, 2009 and a U.S. offensive against the Taliban in Helmand province are linked to Taliban terrorist attacks on schools. Those attacks are said to reflect both the deteriorating internal security situation and the planned use of schools as polling places
ACCESSION #
43507763

 

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