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Unity urged to make elections a success

Unity urged to make elections a success

Apr 01, 2014 - 16:35

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): The National Agenda Foundation (NAF) on Tuesday suggested creation of a body involving all presidential candidates to forge national unity and make the elections successful.

The NAF signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the presidential candidates, stressing national unity and ways of holding Saturday’s elections in a peaceful environmentinfo-icon.

Addressing a news conference in Kabul, the NAF head, Ahmad Wali Massoud, said Afghanistaninfo-icon was passing through a critical phase of history and transparent elections would lead to stability and trust building.

He said a national agenda would help unite presidential candidates, which was essential for eliminating political differences.

“We ask presidential runners, influential individuals, religious scholars and political and civil societyinfo-icon organizations to work for country’s stability and help the nation united,” he added.

Mohammad Younus Fakoor, member of the NAF, said the aim behind creation of a national agenda was to support a transparent election process and avoid any fraud in the democratic exercise.



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