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See also 2014 Elections in Afghanistan
               2015 Elections in Afghanistan

Papers & Publications about Elections in Afghanistan

Johnson, Thomas H., The Myth of Afghan Electoral Democracy: The Irregularities of the 2014 Presidential Election, Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies, January 2019.

Johnson's report can also be viewed and downloaded at:

Bijlert, Martine van and Ali Yawar Adili, Pushing the Parliament to Accept a Decree: Another Election without Reform?, Afghanistan Analysts Network (AAN), June 10, 2016.

SIGAR, Elections: Lessons from the U.S. Experience in Afghanistan, Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction, February 2021, PDF, 255 pages.

News Reports on Elections in Afghanistan

December 26, 2021. "Taliban-run government dissolves Afghan election commissions", AP News. The Taliban have done away with the Independent Election Commission and the Electoral Complaint Commission.

December 30, 2019. "Afghanistan: Fractious Vote - Analysis", Eurasia Review. S. Binodkumar Singh of the Institute for Conflict Management provides some statistics and analysis of the 2019 presidential election of Afghanistan.

January 23, 2019. "Afghanistan's election conundrum: The countdown to the presidential election has kicked off", Afghanistan Analysts Network.

June 19, 2016. "Many Commissions, But Nothing Commissioned: Electoral Reforms in Abeyance in Afghanistan - Analysis", Eurasia Review.


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