TITLE

Ink Stain

AUTHOR(S)
Rosen, Nir
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
New Republic;10/25/2004, Vol. 231 Issue 17, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the October 9, 2004 elections in Afghanistan. Threat issued by the Taliban that Afghans who turned up to vote would be attacked; Report that women filed to the polling centers to vote on election day in Afghanistan; Popularity of candidate Hamid Karzai for president; Reference to a report entitled "Free, Fair, or Flawed: Challenges for Legitimate Elections in Afghanistan," by the Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit; Statement that Afghans have hopes that the elections will bring about positive political change; Disappointment of many Afghanis that the elections were flawed.
ACCESSION #
14763850

 

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