Saturday, August 22, 2009

Aghanistan voters subject to severe retribution by Taliban

In one of the most atrocious human rights abuses ever reported in recent times, CNN is saying that the Taliban is amputating the ink-stained fingers of people who vote in some villages in Afghanistan. The story link is here. In Afghanistan, people dip their index fingers in ink to identify that they have already voted; they don’t have sophisticated computerized poll lists and tracking systems that poll election judges know in the United States.

Naamua Delaney’s video clip on the election is here.

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