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Afghan schoolgirls study at an outdoor classroom in the rural... News PhotoAfghanistan,Blackboard,Classroom,Daughter,Education,Elementary School,Females,Horizontal,Outdoors,Rural Scene,Schoolgirl,StudentPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPAfghan schoolgirls study at an outdoor classroom in the rural districts of Laghman province on November 13, 2012. Afghanistan has had only rare moments of peace over the past 30 years, its education system being undermined by the Soviet invasion of 1979, a civil war in the 1990s and five years of Taliban rule. AFP PHOTO/ Waseem Nikzad (Photo credit should read WASEEM NIKZAD/AFP/Getty Images)