[Kabul, August 12. Image via Getty]

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN - AUGUST 12 : Women clap as Afghan presidential candidate Dr. Asraf Ghani speaks during a rally focusing on women August 12, 2009 in Kabul, Afghanistan. Behesta came with her mother to the event where hundreds of women turned up to support the candidate. Afghanistan's presidential elections are to be held on August 20. Kabul August 12, 2009 in Afghanistan. Dr. Ghani is considered is one of the top 5 presidential contenders but not likely to win. (Photo by Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)