Afghanistan Analysts Network – English

AAN in the Media

Afghanistan’s Elections Shrink in Face of Violence

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Wall Street Journal, 18 October 2018

This article about the quality of Afghanistan#s upcoming election has a quote from AAN’s Thomas Ruttig:

“I think there’s some disillusionment about this kind of democracy,” said Thomas Ruttig, co-director of the Afghanistan Analysts Network, referring to the political system put in place after 2001. “The interest of potential voters is shrinking. The enthusiasm is gone.”