Voters Weary of Taliban Violence

Scenes like this are an everyday sight at hospitals in Kandahar, the birthplace of the Taliban movement. The planned withdrawal of foreign troops, tribal rivalry and in recent weeks the elections, have given a boost to violence And civilians are being caught in the crossfire. Abdul Wali was hoping to vote in the April 5 elections. But can't now after he stepped on a landmine most likely planted by insurgents.

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