Afghanistan Analysts Network – English

AAN in the Media

Afghan Election Race Kicks Off

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Wall Street Journal, 1 October 2013

AAN’s Martine van Bijlert is quoted in this article on Abdullah’s registration as a presidential candidate – in the presence of a large number of politicians from Jamiat, Hezb-e Islami and Hezb-e Wahdat-e Mardomi:

“It was a clear show of strength and it was meant as a show of strength,” said Martine Van Bijlert, co-director of the Kabul-based Afghanistan Analysts Network.