Afghan election: Taliban 'removed voters' fingers' (11)

BBC 2014.06.15 20:07
People who voted had their index fingers dipped in ink to prevent them from voting again Taliban insurgents cut the index fingers off 11 Afghans who participated in this weekend's presidential run-off poll, officials say. The incident, a punishment for voting, occurred in western Herat province, police spokesman Raoud Ahamdi said. The Taliban had warned people not to participate in Saturday's vote.
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