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James Carvill

Foreign Policy (FP) today launched a AfPak Channel where they offer a preview of the Afghan election. They report that with just two weeks to go “what had been a yawn of a race is suddenly a pulse-pumping sprint for the finish, with no clear winner in sight. What rocked Karzai’s formerly sturdy campaign boat?” Instead of focusing on Hamid Karzai, we should instead pay attention to a trio of contenders – and be “prepared for the unexpected.”

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