Wednesday, 20 October 2021

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Afghanistan bolsters security as Taliban threatens presidential poll

KABUL: Afghanistan deployed more than 100,000 troops and police to guard polling stations in a presidential election which the Taliban has threatened to disrupt with suicide bombings and rocket attacks. Every election in the last decade has been marred by violence in Afghanistan, where Taliban Islamic militants are fighting U.S.-backed ...

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All Kabul votes in election declared invalid

KABUL: All the votes cast in Kabul during the October parliamentary elections have been declared invalid by the Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC), local media reported. According to the TOLOnews broadcaster, the votes were nullified because of fraud that was detected in the city. Media also noted that there were ...

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