Afghan presidential vote held in relative calm, but turnout low

Afghan presidential vote held in relative calm, but turnout low

Tight security ensured Afghanistan’s presidential election was held on Saturday in relative calm, though several small attacks, low turnout and complaints about the voting system heightened fears an unclear result could drive the country into further chaos. Preliminary results are not expected before Oct. 17 and final results not until Nov. 7. If no candidate...

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