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    February 2012

    KABUL, Feb 29, 2012: Rishad Mamuzai, 19, who got first position in a Quran recitation competition, addresses a gathering of education ministry officials and media representatives in Kabul.

    KABUL, Feb 29, 2012: Humayon, 4, a resident of northern Takhar province, poses for a photo with his certificate he received from the Ministry of Education on memorising the Holy Quran.

    LASHKARGAH, Feb 29, 2012: Police officers examine the site of a suicide blast that targeted a convoy of foreign troops in southern Helmand province.

    JALALABAD, Feb 29, 2012: A view of a wood market where a fire gutted several shops in this capital city of eastern Nangarhar province.
    PAJHWOK/Abdul Mueed Hashmi

    KABUL, Feb 18, 2012: Parliamentarians raise green cards expressing satisfaction with answers given by Finance Minister Dr.

    KUNDUZ CITY, Feb 25, 2012: An injured protester is being taken to the hospital by people in northern Kuduz province.

    KABUL, Feb 29, 2012: National Labour Union Director General Maroof Qadiri addresses a press conference, while his deputy Mohammad Daud Shubrung looks on in Kabul.

    LASHKARGAH, Feb 29, 2012: A policewoman shows the remains a suicide bomber who targeted a convoy of foreign troops in the capital city of southern Helmand province.

    LASHKARGAH, Feb 29, 2012: Bloodstains and remaining clothes of a suicide bomber are seen at the site where he targeted a convoy of foreign troops in the capital city of southern Helmand province.

    KABUL, Feb 29, 2012: President Hamid Karzai talks to his Bulgarian counterpart Rosen Plevneliev during a meeting at the Presidential Palace in Kabul.
    PAJHWOK/Haseeb Muslih