Accession Number:

ADA461386

Title:

Afghanistan: Presidential and Parliamentary Elections

Descriptive Note:

Congressional rept.

Corporate Author:

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2005-04-08

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

Presidential elections in Afghanistan were held on October 9, 2004, with heavy turnout and minimal violence. Karzai was declared the winner on November 3, 2004 with about 55 of the vote. Parliamentary, provincial, and district elections were to be held in April-May 2005, but parliamentary and provincial elections are now to be held September 18, 2005 district elections are put off until 2006. See CRS Report RL30588, Afghanistan Post-War Governance, Security, and U.S. Policy.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE