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Bombs go off around country as Afghans queue to vote

Insurgents worked to disrupt Afghanistan’s presidential election on Saturday, with a series of blasts reported across the country as voters headed to the polls and troops flooded the streets of the capital. The vote marks the culmination of a bloody election campaign that is seen as a two-horse race between President Ashraf Ghani and his bitter rival Abdullah Abdullah, the […]