Afghanistan: Presidential and Parliamentary Elections
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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.
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