Local and Tribal Governance in Afghanistan

Transcript

(Note: This transcript has been edited for readability.)

“Shura means to gather. To share your opinion, “Shura”. And also, it’s in the Quran that you should try to resolve everything through shura. Even when you try to do something, [you should] try to discuss that with people, among the gathering [so people] can give you good advice."

An Afghan national explains the meaning of "shura."