Dr. Abdullah formally files nomination for Afghan presidency
By Ghanizada - Tue Oct 01 2013, 1:57 pm
Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, the leader of the national coalition of Afghanistan formally registered with the Afghanistan independent election commission to run for 2014 presidential elections.
His nomination for the presidential elections comes shortly after he reached to agreement regarding appointment of HIA deputy leader as the first vice-president and Haji Mohammad Mohaqiq as the second-vice president, if wins the upcoming presidential election.
Dr. Abdullah Abdullah is the second presidential candidate who has formally nominated with the Afghanistan Independent elections commission.
The other potential candidates for 2014 presidential elections include Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai who resigned from the secuity transitioon commission of Afghanistan in a bid to nominate and run for the elections.
Karzai’s elder brother Qayum Karzai, foreign minister Dr. Zalmai Rassoul, Adbul Rab Rassoul Sayaf and Ali Ahmad Jalali are the other potential candidates who are expected to run for the presidential run-off.