Afghan army boosts security efforts after election attacks

The government is struggling to securing polling stations for Saturday's parliamentary elections after Taliban bombings targeting candidates and the polling stations.

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    The Afghan army has been confronting its biggest challenge for years - how to defeat the Taliban.

    Thousands of soldiers and civilians, too, have lost their lives in the long war.

    The army’s new challenge is securing polling stations for Saturday’s parliamentary elections, following Taliban bombings targeting them and candidates.

     

    Al Jazeera's Hashem Ahelbarra reports from the capital Kabul.


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