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Afghan university students attend an exam in Baharak district in... News PhotoAfghanistan,Attending,Badakhshan,District,Education,Horizontal,Student,UniversityPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPAfghan university students attend an exam in Baharak district in Badakhshan province on November 25, 2012. Afghanistan has closed down three major public universities in the capital Kabul for more than a week after sectarian clashes left one student dead and nearly 30 others wounded, an official said. The clashes erupted on November 24 after a ritual marking the Shiite Muslim festival of Ashura was interrupted by Sunni students. AFP PHOTO/ Sharif Shayeq (Photo credit should read SHARIF SHAYEQ/AFP/Getty Images)