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Despite Security Threats, Afghans Went to the Polls
October 23, 2018
Despite Security Threats, Afghans Went to the Polls
Afghanistan successfully held its parliamentary elections last weekend amid security threats .
Despite Security Threats, Afghans Went to the Polls
Why Are Afghanistan’s Elections Crucial?
October 16, 2018
Why Are Afghanistan’s Elections Crucial?
How this week’s parliamentary elections will reshape Afghanistan’s political future.
Why Are Afghanistan’s Elections Crucial?
Ashraf Ghani and a Game of Fiefdoms
January 13, 2015
Ashraf Ghani and a Game of Fiefdoms
Is the president being too ambitious in his effort to end corruption in Afghanistan?
Ashraf Ghani and a Game of Fiefdoms
The Top Ten Stories in South Asia, 2014
December 27, 2014
The Top Ten Stories in South Asia, 2014
A look at the events in 2014 likely to have the most lasting impact on the region and beyond.
The Top Ten Stories in South Asia, 2014
10 Priorities for Afghanistan’s New President
September 24, 2014
10 Priorities for Afghanistan’s New President
Now that a power-sharing deal has been done, these are the most urgent tasks for the new government.
10 Priorities for Afghanistan’s New President
Interview: Carlotta Gall
August 07, 2014
Interview: Carlotta Gall
Carlotta Gall on her book The Wrong Enemy: America in Afghanistan, 2001-2014. and the future of a troubled region.
Interview: Carlotta Gall
The Future of Afghanistan
June 23, 2014
The Future of Afghanistan
Interview: Andrew Wilder on the recent elections in Afghanistan and how to secure the country post-2014
The Future of Afghanistan
Afghanistan's Election Tipping Point
June 21, 2014
Afghanistan's Election Tipping Point
Allegations of fraud could destabilize Afghanistan at a critical juncture in its history.
Afghanistan's Election Tipping Point
Post-Election Afghanistan to Repeat History?
May 18, 2014
Post-Election Afghanistan to Repeat History?
Given history and political realities, coalition building could play a major role in Afghanistan in the coming months.
Post-Election Afghanistan to Repeat History?
Afghanistan Presidential Run-Off Vote to Take Place on June 14
May 16, 2014
Afghanistan Presidential Run-Off Vote to Take Place on June 14
Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani will participate in a run-off vote for the Afghan presidency on June 14.
Afghanistan Presidential Run-Off Vote to Take Place on June 14
Afghan Election Runoff: Calling Obama and Karzai
May 04, 2014
Afghan Election Runoff: Calling Obama and Karzai
The runoff faces security and political risks. The two rivals should cooperate in avoiding them.
Afghan Election Runoff: Calling Obama and Karzai
What’s Next for the Afghan Elections?
May 01, 2014
What’s Next for the Afghan Elections?
The first round was inconclusive. Deal-making could play an important role before a second round is held.
What’s Next for the Afghan Elections?
Emerging Possibilities in Kabul as Afghan Election Results Trickle In
April 14, 2014
Emerging Possibilities in Kabul as Afghan Election Results Trickle In
Initial results suggest that Abdullah Abdullah is in the lead in Afghanistan's presidential election.
Emerging Possibilities in Kabul as Afghan Election Results Trickle In
Afghanistan Elections and the Taliban Threat
April 05, 2014
Afghanistan Elections and the Taliban Threat
In the election run-up, the Taliban has increasingly set the agenda in the region with a spate of high-profile attacks.
Afghanistan Elections and the Taliban Threat
Afghanistan's Election Commission Disqualifies Presidential Candidates
October 24, 2013
Afghanistan's Election Commission Disqualifies Presidential Candidates
Afghanistan’s Election Commission disqualified sixteen presidential candidates from the 2014 election.
Afghanistan's Election Commission Disqualifies Presidential Candidates
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