Pakistanis Vote In General Election

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A Pakistani election poling agent marks ink on a voter's thumb before... News PhotoElection,Horizontal,Ink,Islamabad,Pakistan,Politics,Polling Place,Punting,Station,Thumb,VotingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA Pakistani election poling agent marks ink on a voter's thumb before she cast her vote at a polling station in Islamabad 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 / AAMIR QURESHI (Photo credit should read AAMIR QURESHI/AFP/Getty Images)