Two Years After Controversial Afghan Elections, Promised Reforms Remain Stalled - Voice of America

Afghanistan was on the brink of a civil war when both presidential candidates claimed victory in the 2014 run-off election, which outside observers called flawed by fraud and irregularities led to a contested result. The impasse was only resolved after ...

Afghan tensions rise as Abdullah lashes out at Ghani - The National

KABUL // Afghanistan's long-running political crisis took a new turn on Friday when chief executive Abdullah Abdullah declared his ally, president Ashraf Ghani was "unfit for the presidency." Following the public insult, followers of Mr Abdullah ...

Afghan president comes under renewed criticism - TRT World

Ashraf Ghani, the Afghan president, has spent much of the last two years fending off criticism of his presidency. On Thursday, the government's chief executive became the most high-profile official to openly speak against him. Photo by: AP. After an ...

Afghanistan government in crisis amid political standoff - U.S. News & World Report

In this Monday, Aug. 8, 2016 photo, Afghanistan's chief executive Abdullah Abdullah talks during an interview with the Associated Press at his office in Kabul, Afghanistan. Key allies of Afghanistan's chief executive are threatening to withdraw their ...

Abdullah to Ghani: 'What Does Your Highness Spend Your Time On?' - The Diplomat

Thursday, Afghanistan's Chief Executive Officer Abdullah Abdullah laid into President Ashraf Ghani. Abdullah said he had not met with Ghani in three months. “Over a period of three months you don't have time to see your chief executive one-on-one for ...

ARG palace slams Abdullah for remarks against President Ghani - Khaama Press (press release) (blog)

Abdullah and Ghani issues The ARG Presidential Palace has slammed the Chief Executive Officer Abdullah Abdullah for his remarks against President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, claiming that the President is unfit for the office. The Office of the President ...

Afghanistan's Ashraf Ghani 'Unfit For Presidency': Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah - NDTV

Kabul: Afghanistan's Chief Executive has castigated his ally Ashraf Ghani as "unfit for the presidency", in a public outburst highlighting bitter internal divisions that threaten their US-brokered power sharing agreement. Abdullah Abdullah's comments ...

Afghan political crisis intensifies as two-year anniversary nears - Washington Post

KABUL — A simmering crisis over the survival of Afghanistan's two-man National Unity Government has burst into the open, revealing a deep split between President Ashraf Ghani and chief executive Abdullah Abdullah as a political deadline for their ...

Afghan unity government threatened as Abdullah lashes out at Ghani - Stars and Stripes

KABUL, Afghanistan — Concerns over the stability of Afghanistan's fragile coalition government escalated Friday as supporters of Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah threatened to stop backing the government unless President Ashraf Ghani met their key ...

Afghanistan's Abdullah Abdullah chides Ashraf Ghani - Aljazeera.com

Against background of major Taliban gains, Abdullah Abdullah accuses Ashraf Ghani of failing to work collaboratively. 12 Aug 2016 10:15 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. Abdullah's [left] comments exposed tension within the ...

Afghan Government Chief Executive Lashes Out At Ghani - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Afghan government chief executive Abdullah Abdullah has sharply criticized President Ashraf Ghani in an apparent eruption of tensions within the country's fragile unity government. Abdullah said late on August 11 that Ghani did not deserve to govern as ...

In ominous sign, Afghan government partner berates President Ashraf Ghani - Daily News & Analysis

... . "If someone does not have tolerance, they do not deserve the presidency," said chief executive Abdullah Abdullah. Afghan government chief executive Abdullah Abdullah has sharply criticized President Ashraf Ghani, a dramatic public break that ...

Noor endorses Abdullah for denouncing President Ghani as unfit for office - Khaama Press (press release) (blog)

Noor Abdullah and Ghani A prominent political figure Ata Mohammad Noor has endorsed the Chief Executive Officer Abdullah Abdullah's remarks for denouncing President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani as unfit for the office. Noor, who is the acting provincial ...

Afghan Chief Executive Abdullah Denounces President Ghani as Unfit for Office - New York Times

Afghanistan's president, Ashraf Ghani, left, and chief executive, Abdullah Abdullah, at the NATO meeting in Poland last month. Credit Jonathan Ernst/Reuters. KABUL, Afghanistan — The fragile Afghan power-sharing arrangement brokered by the United ...