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Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Ashraf Ghani Sworn in as President
Ashraf Ghani has been sworn in as the new president of Afghanistan. At his inauguration Ghani said he would eliminate corruption, work for long-term peace, encourage development and reform, end poverty, and clean up the judiciary. He acknowledges that establishing security is key to accomplishing his other objectives. Read more in "Ashraf Ghani sworn in as new Afghan president", BBC News Asia, September 29, 2014.