Afghanistan prepares for election amid fraud allegations, fear of Taliban

KABUL (Reuters) – Najibullah, a 47 year-old shopkeeper in the main bazaar of Kabul’s old city, is resisting the widespread pessimism and allegations of cheating that have hung over elections to Afghanistan’s often-derided parliament this month. The Oct. 20 vote, seen by international partners as a dry run for presidential elections next year, has been […]

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