Pakistanis Vote In General Election

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A burqa-clad Pakistani woman folds a ballot paper before casting her... News PhotoAdult,Burka,Election,Horizontal,Pakistan,Paper,Politics,Polling Place,Religious Dress,Religious Veil,Rippled,Station,Town,Voting,Voting Ballot,Voting Booth,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA burqa-clad Pakistani woman folds a ballot paper before casting her vote at a polling station in Chaman, the border town of Pakistan on May 11, 2013. Pakistani voters went to the polls on May 11, braving Taliban threats to cast their ballots in an election marking a historic democratic transition for the nuclear-armed state. Queues began to form before polling stations opened at 8:00 am (0300 GMT). More than 100 people including women and the elderly waited patiently to vote at one school building on the outskirts of Islamabad. AFP PHOTO / ASGHAR ACHAKZAI (Photo credit should read ASGHAR ACHAKZAI/AFP/Getty Images)