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

Koreas Mark 61st Anniversary of War Armistice

Muted observances on both sides of heavily-armed Demilitarized Zone that separates two decades-long enemies More

Judge Declares Washington DC Ban on Public Handguns Unconstitutional

Ruling overturns capital city's prohibition on carrying guns in pubic More

Pricey Hepatitis C Drug Draws Criticism

Activists are using the International AIDS Conference to criticize drug companies for charging high prices for life-saving therapies More