Presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai speaks during a news conference in Kabul April 13, 2014. Initial results based on 10 percent of the vote from 26 out of 34 provinces showed former ... more 
Presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai speaks during a news conference in Kabul April 13, 2014. Initial results based on 10 percent of the vote from 26 out of 34 provinces showed former opposition leader Abdullah Abdullah in the lead with 41.9 percent, the Independent Election Commission said after the first official results from Afghanistan's presidential election, while Western-leaning academic Ashraf Ghani came second with 37.6 percent. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani (AFGHANISTAN - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS) less 
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