» This Story:Read +|Watch +| Comments
» This Story:Read +|Watch +| Comments

Fewer polling places

Afghanistan's election commission is opening 500 fewer polling centers for Saturday's parliamentary elections than it did last year. The commission has said the decision is designed to prevent fraud in insecure areas.


This Story
Afghans fear election disenfranchisement could harm government support
Article | KABUL - The decision by an independent commission to shutter more than 1,000 polling centers for Afghanistan's parliamentary elections Saturday has been touted as a way to reduce ballot fraud in unstable regions and produce transparent results that will restore the public's faith in the democrat...
This Story
For Afghans, a further disconnect
Article | KABUL - The decision by an independent commission to shutter more than 1,000 polling centers for Afghanistan's parliamentary elections Saturday has been touted as a way to reduce ballot fraud in unstable regions and produce transparent results that will restore the public's faith in the democrat...

Network News

X Profile
View More Activity
» This Story:Read +|Watch +| Comments
» This Story:Read +|Watch +| Comments
© 2010 The Washington Post Company