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  • An Afghan election commission worker sorts ballots for an audit of the presidential run-off at an election commission office in Kabul, Aug. 25, 2014.
  • An Afghan election worker carries a box of presidential run-off ballots for the audit process at an election commission office in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 25, 2014.
  • Auditors are in their final stages of examining the eight million votes cast during the June 14 run-off between Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani, Kabul, Aug. 25, 2014.
  • Afghanistan's president Hamid Karzai said in a statement that the inauguration ceremony for the next country's president will be held on September 2, 2014 and it is not subject to change.
  • Afghan election commission workers sort ballots for an audit of the presidential run-off, in Kabul, Aug. 25, 2014.

Abdullah Threatens to Withdraw from Afghan Presidential Vote Audit

Published August 26, 2014


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