Afghans run in a 5km race
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Afghanistan hosts a 5km race against corruption

More than 400 Afghans have taken part in a five kilometre race in the country's capital city Kabul, to raise awareness of corruption.

Some surveys suggest that some Afghans resort to paying millions of dollars in bribes every year - simply to get through Afghan bureaucracy.

Karen Zarindast reports.

Video produced by BBC Persian's Ali Salimi.

  • 24 Mar 2012
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