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UN Afghanistan survey points to huge scale of bribery

Afghan women and child on a Kabul street, January 2010
The UN says corruption is holding back Afghanistan's development

Afghans paid $2.5bn (£1.5bn) in bribes over the past 12 months, or the equivalent of almost one quarter of legitimate GDP, a U