Monday Mar 31
Lake County Record-Bee
Meet the Afghan presidential candidate eager to keep US troops there
Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah addresses a crowd of supporters during a campaign stop in Dashtak, Afghanistan, on March 31. MAZAR-E-SHARIF, Afghanistan - Abdullah Abdullah, who finished second in Afghanistan's 2009 presidential election, is confident he can win enough ballots on April 5 to avoid a runoff and sign a deal "within a ... (more)
They Can't Read but They Will Vote on April 5
Despite suicide bombings and constant oppressions, Afghan women are boldly preparing for the April 5 presidential elections, including those who never had an education.