Thursday, September 18, 2014
Afghan Election Impasse Over Soon?
Everyone is wondering when the Afghans will get the election mess sorted out. There are some reports that the election dispute will be resolved. Of course, it would seem that Ghani is to be the next President of Afghanistan based on the election results - he got the most votes. The question remains as to what Abdullah Abdullah will do next. Will he continue to oppose the results of the vote (that he claims is fraudulent) or will he take part in a 'unity government' with Ghani. Read more in "Breakthrough in Afghan electoral impasse seen as imminent", Stars and Stripes, September 16, 2014.