Sec­ond Round

Southasia - - BRIEFINGS -

Prepa­ra­tions are on for the runoff elec­tions in Afghanistan while the In­de­pen­dent Elec­tion Com­mis­sion of Afghanistan has an­nounced the fi­nal vote re­sult for the pres­i­den­tial elec­tions. Pres­i­dent Hamid Karzai called on all Afghans to par­tic­i­pate in the elec­tions with the same enthusiasm with which voted in the first round.

Karzai also called on all govern­ment of­fi­cials to re­main neu­tral and avoid us­ing govern­ment fa­cil­i­ties in fa­vor of or against any spe­cific can­di­date. The sec­ond round of elec­tions will be held on June 14 be­tween Ab­dul­lah Ab­dul­lah and Ashraf Ghani Ah­madzai.

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