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Afghanistan to resume election audit on Thursday, UN confirms (23.07.2014)

The physical audit of the votes cast in Afghanistan’s run-off presidential election is due to resume tomorrow, the United Nations today confirmed after a meeting with Afghan electoral commission officials. … The audit, which is being carried out under the authority of the IEC, with the close and...

UN mission welcomes efforts to begin audit of Afghan presidential run-off vote (14.07.2014)

The top United Nations official in Afghanistan has hailed the efforts by the country’s Independent Election Commission (IEC) to start the implementation of an audit plan to help resolve concerns over the results of the presidential run-off poll.

Kyrgyzstan: Civil rights in reverse gear (14.07.2014)

What explains the gradual rollback of civil rights and NGO activity in Kyrgyzstan? According to Timur Toktonaliev, Bishkek has introduced Russian-inspired legislation that equates calls for basic rights with holding suspicious pro-Western views.

Ground combat taking ‘devastating’ civilian toll, says UN, reporting sharp rise in casualties (09.07.2014)

The nature of the Afghan conflict has added yet another grim dimension as ground combat among the warring parties surpassed improvised explosive devices (IEDs) as the leading cause of conflict-related death and injury to Afghan civilians in the first six months of 2014, the United Nations reported...

U.S. warns Afghans not to form 'parallel government' (08.07.2014)

The United States warned on Tuesday that it would withdraw financial and security support from Afghanistan if anyone tried to take power illegally, as supporters of presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah rallied in Kabul for a parallel government.

Afghanistan's Abdullah rejects election result - spokesman (07.07.2014)

Afghan presidential contender Abdullah Abdullah has rejected preliminary results of last month's run-off election which put his rival Ashraf Ghani in the lead, his spokesman said on Monday.

EU calls for more in-depth probe into Afghan election fraud claims (03.07.2014)

As the candidates wrangle over alleged fraud, the Afghan election commission has delayed election results until Monday. But Thijs Berman, the EU's chief election observer, has doubts about the quality of the fraud probe.

Afghan election results delayed until next week (02.07.2014)

Afghanistan's Independent Election Commission (IEC) says an announcement of the initial results of the presidential runoff election have been delayed until July 7. IEC head Ahmed Nuristani said on July 2 that the five-day delay is to allow an audit of 1,930 of the 23,000 polling stations nationwide.

Afghan candidate Abdullah Abdullah 'would accept' defeat (02.07.2014)

Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah has told the BBC he would respect his rival winning, but only if it is proved the election was fair. … Both men have alleged vote fraud.

Afghan election results delayed until next week (02.07.2014)

Afghanistan's Independent Election Commission (IEC) says an announcement of the initial results of the presidential runoff election have been delayed until July 7. IEC head Ahmed Nuristani said on July 2 that the five-day delay is to allow an audit of 1,930 of the 23,000 polling stations nationwide.