Kabul Locked Down as Afghan Authorities Face Power Line Protest

By Mirwais Harooni KABUL, May 16 – Stacked-up shipping containers blocked the streets leading to Kabul’s government and diplomatic area on Monday as Afghan authorities prepared for a rally by thousands of members of the Hazara minority over a multi-million dollar power line project. Demonstrators are demanding that the route for the 500 kV transmission

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