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President's brother steps into electoral battle (Video)

President's brother steps into electoral battle (Video)

Oct 08, 2013 - 14:31

KABUL (PAN): Qayyum Karzai, a brother of the incumbent president, joined next year’s presidential race by filing his nomination papers with the Independent Election Commission (IEC) here on Sunday.

Qayyum Karzai was accompanied to the commission by hundreds of supporters including his brother Mahmood Karzai, Minister of Refugees Jamaher Anwari and a numbers of parliamentarians.

Mahmood Karzai, who had previously told Pajhwok Afghan News their family would swing behind his brother, was asked if the president also backed his candidacy.


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