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  1. John Kerry brokers deal with Afghan rivals, easing political crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | TBD.com

    ... and difficult decisions to be made," Kerry told reporters after briefing Afghanistan's current president, Hamid Karzai, shortly after midnight. The audit, which comes after widespread fraud allegations, is expected to take several weeks, beginning ...

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  2. Afghans express relief at election dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | The Fresno Bee

    ... Thanks to John Kerry for bringing the two candidates face to face." While the ballot audit continues, President Hamid Karzai remains in office. Karzai had been expected to turn over the reins of his presidency on Aug. 2, but the inauguration of a ...

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  3. The row over Afghan elections resultRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Merinews

    ... Kabul on Thursday, 10 July, 2014 to resolve the election crisis in Afghanistan. Earlier Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai had thrown his support behind a UN plan to audit 3.5 million ballots for fraud, equivalent to nearly half the votes cast in ...

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  4. Afghanistan breathes sigh of relief over agreement to recount votesRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | Los Angeles Times

    ... point." The agreement Kerry announced after two days of intense negotiations with Ghani, Abdullah, President Hamid Karzai and other Western officials calls for an internationally supervised audit of all ballots and, once the results are announced, ...

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  5. An embrace and a handshake: how John Kerry brokered peace between Afghan rivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | WHTC

    ... disputed June 14 vote, meaning there would be a delay in the Aug 2 inauguration of a new president to replace Hamid Karzai, who was installed in office by the United States after the ouster of the hardline Islamic Taliban regime in 2002. It took ...

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  6. Amazement in Afghanistan as Kerry brokers deal for audit to settle presidential pollRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | South China Morning Post

    President Hamid Karzai has agreed to delay the inauguration of his successor to allow time for a full audit of votes cast in the disputed election.

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  7. Afghan vote audit to take three weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | The Peninsula

    ... if the two candidates did not reach an agreement. The bitter impasse over the run-off vote to succeed President Hamid Karzai had plunged Afghanistan into crisis and raised fears of a return to the ethnic violence of the 1990s. Ghani is supported by ...

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  8. Kerry Saves U.S.'s Afghanistan Investment With Vote DealRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | Bloomberg

    ... are here, and you deliver miracles," the UN's Kubis told Kerry on July 12 at a press conference with President Hamid Karzai . "Because what we witnessed today, it was not just a top-notch diplomatic achievement; it was close to a miracle." An audit ...

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  9. Afghan rivals agree to recountRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Kerry said could take "many weeks," will then form a national consensus government. The incumbent president, Hamid Karzai, has been asked to postpone his successor's inauguration, which had been scheduled for August 2, and has agreed to stay on as ...

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  10. Afghan election mired in disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | The Chronicle Herald

    The impasse has threatened to undermine what the U.S. and its allies had hoped would be the country's first democratic transfer of authority after President Hamid Karzai agreed to step down after two terms as legally required.

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  11. Afghan candidates spar over release of resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | Stars and Stripes

    ... the U.S. and its allies had hoped would be the country's first democratic transfer of authority after President Hamid Karzai agreed to step down after two terms as legally required. Western officials were looking for a smooth transition to show ...

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  12. Afghan presidential candidate rejects resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | The Washington Post

    ... other," said Khalil Roman, a Kabul-based political analyst and former chief of staff of the current president, Hamid Karzai. "Afghanistan is facing tremendous internal and external threats; they have to form a coalition in order to face these ...

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  13. On eve of election result, Afghan candidate sends warning to rivalRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | AlertNet

    ... he is in the lead in the run-off by at least one million votes. Abdullah, for his part, has accused President Hamid Karzai, also an ethnic Pashtun, of playing a role in the alleged rigging in Ghani's favour. Refusal by either Abdullah or Ghani to ...

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  14. Facebook fuels hatred as world awaits Afghan election resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | The Age

    ... is in the lead in the run-off by at least one million votes. Mr Abdullah, for his part, has accused President Hamid Karzai, also an ethnic Pashtun, of playing a role in the alleged rigging in Mr Ghani's favour. Refusal by either Mr Abdullah or Mr ...

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  15. Afghan election candidates clash on eve of resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | The Times of India

    ... of political tensions spilling over into civil unrest, though protests have so far been peaceful. President Hamid Karzai, who has ruled since the fall of the Taliban in 2001, is constitutionally barred from a third term in office, and he has not ...

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  16. Govt denies intention to ban Facebook [Pajhwok Afghan News]Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... decided to ban Facebook. "The matter of banning Facebook was on the agenda of NSC meeting today but President Hamid Karzai was not in favour of the idea". The ministry was also against blocking of Facebook, he said, quashing rumours that the ...

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  17. Afghan presidential candidate rejects fu...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | Korea Herald

    Afghan presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani said Saturday any further delay in releasing preliminary results from the disputed election would be "unacceptable" after his opponent said he would reject their outcome.

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  18. Karzai Calls For UN Mediation In Afghan Election DisputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | National Public Radio

    President Karzai spent years trying to exert sovereignty in Afghanistan. But now, as election fraud allegations are causing a political crisis, he's open to getting help from the UN.

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  19. Taliban insurgents set oil tankers ablaze in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | AlertNet

    ... a presidential election on Monday in a tense atmosphere. Each of the two candidates vying to succeed President Hamid Karzai accuses the other of mass fraud. The Taliban have vowed to disrupt the election process. On Thursday, militants fired rockets ...

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  20. Afghan Presidential Candidate says No to Partial ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Voice of America

    ... during the runoff vote that pitted him against former finance minister Ghani. He accuses Afghan President Hamid Karzai, his provincial governors and security personnel of complicity in rigging the polls. For his part, Ghani, who is reportedly ...

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