HUFFINGTON POST
09/24/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Finance Minister Hazrat Omar Zakhilwal: Karzai Won Afghan Election

KABUL, Afghanistan -- President Hamid Karzai has won reelection with a clear mandate, garnering 68 percent of the vote in last week's presidential election, Finance Minister Hazrat Omar Zakhilwal said Monday, citing preliminary figures. That count would dispense with the need for a second round.

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