Afghanistan’s 2019 Elections (30): Final results… and parallel governments?

Afghanistan’s 28 September 2019 presidential election has finally meandered to what may be its end after almost five months, with the Independent Election Commission (IEC) declaring incumbent Ashraf Ghani the first-round winner. However, the result is too narrow and disputed, and the manner of dealing with complaints not transparent enough to quash doubts in his … Continue reading Afghanistan’s 2019 Elections (30): Final results… and parallel governments?