Skip to comments.Defiant Abdullah claims victory
Posted on 07/08/2014 11:39:36 AM PDT by LeoWindhorse
Afghan presidential contender Abdullah Abdullah has claimed victory in last month's poll, despite results giving a lead to his rival, Ashraf Ghani.
Addressing supporters in the capital, Kabul, Mr Abdullah repeated claims that the election was marred by fraud.
US Secretary of State John Kerry had earlier warned against a power grab, amid reports that Mr Abdullah was planning a "parallel government".
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Time to get out and I mean everybody. This country is hopeless and we can maintain the U.S. safety from attacks from their territory from the air.
Well, this is going to end well. /sarc
we tried that once and it did not work out well
I say we occupy them them militarily and utterly crush any resistance and opposition with all military means at our disposal . Give them one choice ; Join or Die .
FAE’s in the mountains would effectively sever all Talib movements to & from Pak
We could pin these guys down so well , if we exercised the resolve and used our might .
Abdullah might be a AFG leader that would be willing to work with us . As far as I know he is not heroin corrupted like the Pashtun politicos are .
I had forgotten about old Abdullah to the 2nd power until I saw this headline.
Time for partition of Afghanistan. Educated north/ Ignorant south. That’s how the Brits set it up originally.
the Lion of the Panjshir , hated and murdered by al Qaeda and the Talib ....same tribe/people as Abdullah Abdullah
THIS is who Abdullahx2 should be invoking the name of .
He could have been such a great leader for the Afghan people , and al Qaeda knew that .
maybe with Abdullahx2 they might have another shot .
“Time to get out and I mean everybody. This country is hopeless and we can maintain the U.S. safety from attacks from their territory from the air.”
I agree completely.