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    Taliban Threatens Violence as Afghans Prepare to Votei
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    Meredith Buel
    June 12, 2014 12:39 AM
    Voters in Afghanistan go to the polls Saturday, June 14 for the presidential runoff election that is expected to pave the way for the nation’s first peaceful, democratic transfer of power. But the election comes during a violent insurgency, and Taliban militants are threatening to disrupt the polls. VOA correspondent Meredith Buel reports.

    Taliban Threatens Violence as Afghans Prepare to Vote

    Meredith Buel

    Published June 11, 2014

    Voters in Afghanistan go to the polls Saturday, June 14 for the presidential runoff election that is expected to pave the way for the nation’s first peaceful, democratic transfer of power. But the election comes during a violent insurgency, and Taliban militants are threatening to disrupt the polls. VOA correspondent Meredith Buel reports.


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