Afghanistan election facing safety and logistical challenge
4 April 2014 Last updated at 06:40 BST
As Afghans prepare to cast their votes in the presidential election, organisers face severe security and logistical challenges.
The Taliban's attacks have forced the authorities to tighten security, and the difficulty of reaching all the voters has seen planes, bicycles and even donkeys used to deliver ballot papers.
Karen Allen reports from Mazar-e Sharif.