Afghans defy rain, fears of violence to vote

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In this photo taken on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, female supporters of Afghan presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai listen to his speech during a campaign rally in Kabul, Afghanistan. Two Afghan women shrouded in black emerged from the campaign rally with bundles of sticks _ pieces of torn posters still attached. They needed firewood to heat their home more than pictures of the presidential hopeful.(AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini)

In this photo taken on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, female supporters of Afghan presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai listen to his speech during a campaign rally in Kabul, Afghanistan. Two Afghan women shrouded in black emerged from the campaign rally with bundles of sticks _ pieces of torn posters still attached. They needed firewood to heat their home more than pictures of the presidential hopeful.(AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini)

In this photo taken on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, balloons lift a poster of Afghan presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai skyward during a campaign rally in Kabul, Afghanistan. Writing on the poster reads, “We want a reach Afghanistan, we want talented youth.” (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini)

In this photo taken on Monday, March 17, 2014, Afghan vice presidential candidate, Habiba Sarabi, center, arrives to a campaign rally in Kabul, Afghanistan.(AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini)

In this photo taken on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, Afghan presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai,Center with orang tie, and his two vice presidential candidates listen to the national anthem during a campaign rally in Kabul, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini)

In this photo taken on Thursday, March 6, 2014, Afghan presidential candidate Abdul Rasoul Sayyaf, center, sits as he listens during a campaign rally in Kabul, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini)

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