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Women's Committee of the National Coalition of Afghanistan campaign report in Kabul!

While Dr. Abdullah and his Reform and Partnership Team have been on the campaign trail in the provinces, the Kabul office of the Women's Committee of the National Coalition of Afghanistan has been active in raising support for Dr. Abdullah and his Team around the capital.

One of the activities is: Last week, the Women's Committee began a street by street campaign in the city of Kabul to raise awareness about the election process and talk about Dr. Abdullah and his Reform and Partnership Team. The Committee members discussed the election process as a civic duty especially to women. They gave information regarding the candidacy of Dr. Abdullah and his Reform and Partnership Team. They encouraged all audiences to vote for this team that is committed to women.

Thus far, the members have talked to the residents in the area of Macroyan 3 where there are residential garden apartments as well as shopping centers and business establishments. They distributed the posters and cards of Dr. Abdullah, presidential candidate and his two running-mates, Engineer Mohammad Khan and Haji Mohaqeq. 

In another event, the committee members covered the areas of Macroyan 4, Qalaye Zaman Khan and Tapaye Nader Khan, where they also participated in the planting of saplings in honor of the start of spring and Naoroz.

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Monitors Worry About Runoff Fraud
 

A number of Afghan election monitoring groups have warned that the runoff round of this year's presidential race could face increased fraud on the part of candidates so long as the Independent Election Commission (IEC) and the Electoral Complaints Commission (ECC) have staff members supporting one or the other candidate and engaging in fraud themselves. more......

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Around 60 regional multidisciplinary and leading experts and specialists from Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iran, the Central Asian Republics, China, India, Russia and Turkey presented a common view on the future of Afghanistan in Kabul through the launch of the “Joint Declaration on Regional Peace and Stability.”click here..
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Meeting a Young Dr. Abdullah

 
It had been a long journey into the Hindu Kush mountains, starting in the Northwest of Pakistan in the summer of 1987. We began by secretly crossing the border into Afghanistan, trekking through Nuristan and finally making it over half a dozen 10,000-foot mountains to the Panjshir Valley. There, I   more......
 


Abdullah Abdullah Moves Toward Center of Afghan Power

 

KABUL, Afghanistan — AFTER decades roaming the margins of power — as a close aide to the revered resistance leader Ahmed Shah Massoud, as a foreign minister and later as Afghanistan’s perennial opposition leader — Abdullah Abdullah may finally be arriving at the center of it all.Since his electoral loss to President Hamid Karzai in 2009, Mr. Abdullah, who is of mixed Pashtun and Tajik ethnicity, has widened his political base, having used persuasion and energy to forge alliances built  more......

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Dr. Abdullah Abdullah: In His Own Words
 
I was born about fifty years ago in this house (pointing to his father’s house located in Kart-e-Parwan, Kabul). My father Ghulam Muhayuddin was from Kandahar province and my mother was from Panjshir. Before moving to Kart-e-Parwan my parents lived in the De Afghanan area of Kabul more......
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The Afghan Election  The Man Who Could Upset Karzai

In Afghanistan's presidential race, the top challenger to President Karzai is former Foreign Minister Abdullah Abdullah

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