United They Rule

October 2014
Southasia;Oct2014, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p12
The article reports the appointment of politician Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai as new president of Afghanistan and politician Abdullah Abdullah as the country's chief executive that will form a national unity government and also informs that they both get the wishes from U.S. President Barack Obama.


Related Articles

  • Retooling the Future. Noor, S. Mubashir // Southasia;Oct2015, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p28 

    The article reports on the agreement of Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan under the National Unity Government which aims to pave the way for a prime ministerial system in two years.

  • The Afghan Elections. Chaudet, Didier // Hilal;May2014, Vol. 50 Issue 11, p32 

    The article focuses on the presidential elections in Afghanistan in 2014. According to the Independent Election Commission (IEC), presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah has gained 44.9 percent of the votes as of April 28, 2014. The rivalry between Abdullah and economist Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai...

  • New Afghan leaders sworn in. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;9/30/2014, pA02 

    After being sworn in as president, Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai swore in his election challenger, Abdullah Abdullah, as chief executive, fulfilling his promise to share power and defuse election tensions. The changes allow Afghanistan to agree to permit U.S. soldiers to remain in the country past the...

  • Why There Is Real Hope for Afghanistan. Hirsh, Michael // National Journal;4/12/2014, p8 

    The article discusses the future of Afghanistan according to former World Bank technocrat Ashraf Ghani, who believes that there is a need for the next Afghan president to address the issue of endemic corruption in the country. Topics discussed include the chances of Ghani wining against Abdullah...

  • The importance of being Ghani. Samanta, Pranab Dhal // India Today;7/21/2014, p8 

    The article talks about the need for India to stop being tentative about anthropologist Ashraf Ghani who is poised to be the next president of Afghanistan. Topics discussed include India's preference for Ghani's rival Abdullah Abdullah, the latter's connection with India including Abdullah's...

  • A New Beginning. Khan, Daud // Southasia;Oct2014, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p50 

    The article reports the appointment of Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai as President of Afghanistan and politician Abdullah Abdullah as the chief executive of the country and also discusses their favourism in making the national unity government for the economic, social and political reform in Afghanistan....

  • Karzai Declared Winner, But Instability Will Continue.  // Asia Monitor: South Asia Monitor;Dec2009, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p8 

    The article provides an outlook for the political conditions in Afghanistan. It highlights the victory of Hamid Karzai in the presidential elections following the withdrawal of opposition candidate Abdullah Abdullah. It notes President Barack Obama's plan to increase the presence of the Armed...

  • A BridgeToo Far? Bangash, Yaqoob Khan // Southasia;Mar2014, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p32 

    The article offers information on the general elections in Afghanistan on April 5, 2014. Topics discussed include the peaceful political transition, relations of the country with the U.S., and the presidential candidates. Among the presidential candidates described are former foreign minister...

  • Post Elections' Politics in Afghanistan. IQBAL, KHALID // Defence Journal;May2014, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p12 

    The article presents the author's views on the implications of the April 5, 2014, presidential elections in Afghanistan for its politics and security. He talks about lead of two main presidential candidates Dr. Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani. He also talks about political parties' efforts to...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics