Asia

Afghan Woman to Run for President in 2014 Electioni
X
August 02, 2013 6:22 PM
Afghanistan's 2014 election is considered a key test for the country’s ability to carry out a peaceful transfer of power and an indicator for the country’s future political stability after international forces withdraw. Sharon Behn reports on one woman, Fawzia Koofi, hoping to make history in that vote.

Afghan Woman to Run for President in 2014 Election

Published August 02, 2013

Afghanistan's 2014 election is considered a key test for the country’s ability to carry out a peaceful transfer of power and an indicator for the country’s future political stability after international forces withdraw. Sharon Behn reports on one woman, Fawzia Koofi, hoping to make history in that vote.


You May Like

Video Analysts: Beijing Parade a 'Bazaar' of Stolen Technology

Show commemorating victory over Japan in World War II involved long, medium and short range missiles, a range of tanks and 200 fighter aircraft More

Bernie Sanders Surge Reflects US Shift on Socialism

Although most analysts say it is unlikely he will get the Democratic nomination, Sanders' campaign opens up questions and issues that are otherwise marginalized More

Video On IS Frontline, Kurdish Fighters Ready for Offensive

Peshmerga soldiers say although they need more heavy artillery, they are poised to take the fight to the Islamic State extremists on their turf More