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Afghan Election Runoff

Success of Afghan Election Hinges on Credibility Among Afghans

Sam Schneider | Posted 07.22.2014 | Politics
Sam Schneider

The candidates must accept the final results of the runoff, and remain open to working together in the next government. If the loser feeds a frenzy of public opposition, it could lay the groundwork for something like the civil war that tore the country apart and opened the door to Taliban rule in the 1990s.

Afghan Panel Rejects U.N.'s Election Runoff Advice

Guardian | Jon Boone | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The chances of another disastrous round of voting in Afghanistan's presidential race increased dramatically today after the country's election authori...