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Gareth Porter on the election in Afghanistan

In Afghanistan, Central Asia on August 19, 2009 at 5:20 pm

“But Karzai has been laying the groundwork for just such a contingency for many months. By all accounts, he has forged political alliances with leading Afghan warlords who control informal militias and tribal networks in the provinces to carry out a vote fraud scheme accounting for a very large proportion of the votes.”

Common Dreams.org

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