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Girl Waiting

A girl in Kandahar, Afghanistan, stands next to a queue of women waiting to vote in the country's parliamentary elections on October 27, 2018. Despite wearing traditional burqas, the women - at least one of whom is likely to be related to the girl - could be considered progressive as they are voting in one of Afghanistan's most conservative provinces. The polling center was inside a school. Many of the women said they wanted to elect a candidate who would improve education in Kandahar so that their children would have more opportunities.

TAGS: Afghanistan, Girl

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© Phillip Walter Wellman.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2018
Total Views: 50
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 20, 2018, 10:23 a.m.
Camera Model: NIKON D7500
Focal Length: 32mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO1250
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PHOTO LOCATION Kandahar, Afghanistan