Asia

In Rural Afghanistan, Peace and Jobs, Not Politics, Matteri
X
Sharon Behn
June 12, 2014 1:54 PM
The majority of Afghans live in rural villages scattered around the country, away from the centers of power in Kabul and other major cities. As VOA's Sharon Behn reports, for many of them, it doesn't matter who wins Saturday’s presidential election.

In Rural Afghanistan, Peace and Jobs, Not Politics, Matter

Sharon Behn

Published June 12, 2014

The majority of Afghans live in rural villages scattered around the country, away from the centers of power in Kabul and other major cities. As VOA's Sharon Behn reports, for many of them, it doesn't matter who wins Saturday’s presidential election.


You May Like

Changing Under Pressure, IS ‘Potent’ as Ever

US intel officials describe Ramadi's fall as concerning, but say it isn't emblematic of larger effort to degrade IS capabilities More

Nigeria Fuel Shortage Shows Fragility of Africa’s Oil Giant

Although it is the largest oil producer in Africa, country has nearly ran out of fuel it needs to power its generators, cars and airplanes over the past week More

Arrested Football Officials Come Mainly From the Americas

US Justice Department alleges defendants participated in 24-year scheme to enrich themselves through corruption of international soccer More

This forum has been closed.
Comments
     
There are no comments in this forum. Be first and add one