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A Leading Afghan Presidential Candidate Suspends Campaign

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Voice of America, 8 August 2019

This article about the Atmar-Qanuni (and Atta) team suspending its presidential campaign, because of internal differences, quotes AAN analysis:

Candidate Muhammad Shahab Hakimi told the non-profit Afghanistan Analysts Network group that the coalition of candidates had suggested to Tadamichi Yamamoto, the U.N. secretary-general’s special representative for Afghanistan, the possibility of enacting “a delay [in the elections] and a caretaker government.”