Potential for fraud in Afghan vote

Fake voter registration cards in wide circulation as the country prepares for parliamentary elections.

    Thousands of forged voter registration cards are being circulated in Afghanistan in the run-up to Saturday's parliamentary elections, threatening to discredit the poll results.

    Last year's presidential election, won by President Hamid Karzai, was marred by widespread voter fraud.

    Al Jazeera's Sue Turton has this exclusive report from Jalalabad, a city east of Kabul.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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