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Afghanistan War / Elections #944364

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 25, 2009
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) The early tally indicating Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai's lead in the elections cited.

(Kabul: Nick Schifrin) Charges of voting fraud & low voter turnout in Afghanistan & what it might mean for the next government featured. [Presidential candidate Abdullah ABDULLAH†- says there was systematic fraud.] [Human Rights Watch Rachel REID†- wonders about the legitimacy of the election.]

(Studio: Charles Gibson) Car bombings in Kandahar & the death of four US troops in a bomb blast reported.

Reporter(s):
Gibson, Charles;
Schifrin, Nick
Duration:
00:02:20

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