Abdullah voters seek unity deal

Supporters of former Afghan presidential candidate insist on power-sharing deal.



    Abdullah Abdullah, the main challenger to Afghan president Hamid Karzai, pulled out of a second-round vote to determine the country's next president on Sunday.

    Now his supporters are insisting on a power-sharing deal between the two amid feelings that Karzai stole the presidency.

    Hashem Ahelbarra reports from the capital, Kabul.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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