Badam Zari, right, gets her candidacy application for a parliamentary seat checked at the election office in Khar, capital of the Pakistani tribal area of Bajur on Monday, April 1, 2013. A 40-year-old... more 
Badam Zari, right, gets her candidacy application for a parliamentary seat checked at the election office in Khar, capital of the Pakistani tribal area of Bajur on Monday, April 1, 2013. A 40-year-old Pakistani housewife has made history by becoming the first woman to run for parliament from the country’s northwest tribal region, a highly conservative area that is a haven for Islamist militants. (AP Photo/Anwarullah Khan) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Anwarullah Khan
Mon, Apr 1, 2013 9:36 AM EDT