The 2018 Election Observed (6) in Herat: Insecurity, organisational shambles, alleged rigging

Many have praised the parliamentary elections in Herat province in the far west of Afghanistan as second only to the capital Kabul in terms of turnout. There was indeed considerable enthusiasm and determination to vote from those who could get to the polls, but they were a restricted number, mainly those living in the provincial … Continue reading The 2018 Election Observed (6) in Herat: Insecurity, organisational shambles, alleged rigging