Asia

  • Presidential candidate Zalmai Rassoul (2nd L)  shakes hands with Qayum Karzai (C) and their teams in Kabul, March 6, 2014.  Karzai has announced he is withdrawing from the presidential race.
  • Afghan presidential candidate Abdul Rasoul Sayyaf speaks during a campaign rally in Kabul, March 6, 2014.
  • A supporter of Afghan presidential candidate Abdul Rasoul Sayyaf chants slogans during a campaign rally in Kabul, March 6, 2014.
  • Supporters of Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah listen to his speech during a campaign rally in Deh Sabz district on the outskirts of Kabul, March, 5, 2014.
  • Bodyguards of Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah stand guard as they listen to his speech during a campaign rally in Deh Sabz district on the outskirts of Kabul, March, 5, 2014.

Afghanistan's Presidential Race

Published March 06, 2014


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