Afghan president registers for re-election | 2019-01-21

Afghan president registers for re-election

20th January, 2019 10:46:14 printer

KABUL: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Sunday formally registered as a candidate for Afghanistan’s delayed presidential election, setting up a rematch with Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah in the July ballot, reports AFP.

Ghani, who is seeking a second term, was elected in a fraud-tainted poll in 2014 that was only resolved in a US-brokered power-sharing deal with Abdullah.


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