Skip to comments.Obama intervenes in Afghan presidential election
Posted on 07/09/2014 5:26:36 AM PDT by John W
WASHINGTON (AP) President Barack Obama has taken the unusual step of intervening in a foreign election, asking both candidates in Afghanistan's disputed presidential race to allow the process for investigating fraud claims to go forward and threatening a cutoff in U.S. aid if "extra-constitutional measures" are taken.
Obama called the leading candidate, Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai, on Tuesday, the day after he spoke to Ghani's opponent, Abdullah Abdullah. The White House said Obama told both candidates that the U.S. expects fraud allegations to be thoroughly reviewed, urging the two men to seek a resolution that doesn't undermine Afghanistan's fragile national unity.
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What about the dead and foreigners who voted for
Obama hundreds of times, each?
Everyday, I'm more astounded about his hyprocrisy and arrogance.
So sayeth Mr. "Extra-Constitutional" himself.
for sure. we need our own investigation
Well he is an expert at voting fraud...
Like Egypt, Libya, Syria, Ukraine, Iraq... Why should Afghanistan be any different.
When Obama gets involved everything turns to smelly brown stuff
Are you also astounded when a cat eats a mouse? He is just doing what all good Marxists do.
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