THE WORLDPOST
03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Afghan Fraud Report Leads To Standoff Between White House, Karzai

The White House was engaged in a dangerous and unpredictable stand-off with the Afghanistan president Hamid Karzai today after a United Nations commission offered damning evidence of widespread fraud in the August election, increasing pressure for a second round of voting.

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