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Afghans prepare to vote again – Abdullah vs Ghani

Afghans prepare to vote again – Abdullah vs Ghani

KABUL: Afghans head to the polls on Saturday for the second time in 10 weeks to elect a president who will take office as most foreign forces prepare to leave after nearly 13 years of inconclusive war. None of the eight candidates who contested the first round of the election on April 5 won more than 50 percent of the vote meaning the top two contenders have to face off on Saturday. The two men aiming to succeed President Hamid Karzai, who is constitutionally barred from a third term, are a former foreign minister,…