Ibrahimi links deteriorating security situation to election disputes
By Ghanizada - Sun Sep 07 2014, 2:28 pm
Abdul Rauf Ibrahimi, speaker of the lower house of parliament – Wolesi Jirga said Sunday that the deteriorating security situation to electoral disputes between Dr. Adullah Abdullah and Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahamdzai.
Ibrahimi said the ongoing disputes have resulted to deterioration of security situation across the country.
He said 30 provinces including Faryab, Badakhshan and Ghazni are currently under serious threats of the anti-government armed militants.
This comes as Afghan President Hamid Karzai said Saturday that the situation in Afghanistan has became intolerable due to election disputes and called on presidential candidates to reach an agreement as soon as possible.
President Karzai said the two candidates should immediately reach an agreement to form a national unity government where one of the candidates should become the president and the other candidate should take the position of chief executive.
The presidential contenders Dr. Abdullah Abdullah and Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai have not reached to an agreement regarding the formation of a national unity government and authorities of the chief executive so far.