Yoda: Ghani Declared Winner in Afghanistan + RECAP of Prior Posts

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Ashraf Ghani Wins Afghanistan’s Presidential Election: Preliminary Results

KABUL, July 7 (Reuters) – Afghanistan declared former World Bank official Ashraf Ghani the winner of last month’s presidential election run-off on Monday on preliminary results that threaten to split the country along ethnic lines.

The Independent Election Commission said Ghani won the June 14 second round with 56.44 percent of the vote, according to preliminary results. The tally might still change, however, when the final official numbers come out on July 22.

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Phi Beta Iota: As Robert Steele, Robert Young Pelton, and Andrew Garfield have stated all along, this outcome was certain. The only thing that was not certain was the degree to which fraud by Karzai on behalf of Abdullah, funded by a mix of rogue US elements as well as Iran, might make the outcome closer than it should be. Below for the record are all of the headlines we posted prior to this announcement — headlines in stark contradiction to the US party line that Abdullah was the annointed and certain winner.

See Also:

04 JUL Robert Young Pelton: Analysis of the Afghan Run-Off — Ghani Won, Abdullah’s Claims Without Merit

04 JUL Robert Young Pelton: Finally an Intelligent Article on Afghan Election — Ashraf Ghani’s Secret to Success

01 JUL Andrew Garfield: Assessment of Abdullah’s Claim to Have Been Cheated in 2014 As He Allegedly Was in 2009 — Bottom Line: Baseless

29 JUN Ashraf Ghani Claims Victory in Afghanistan

17 JUN Andrew Garfield: Ghani Wins in Afghanistan

15 JUN Robert Steele: NYT Finally Gets It Right – Ghani Transformed Plus Fareed Zakaria on Iran and Maliki Not Signing BSA in Iraq — as Abdulllah will not sign if fraudulently “elected” in Afghanistan

14 JUN Robert Young Pelton: ON AFGHANISTAN – Why Abdullah and Fraud Will Destroy the Country and Destabilize the Region

12 JUN Andrew Garfield: Two New Surveys Suggest Ghani Will Win the Presidency of Afghanistan

11 JUN Andrew Garfield: Afghan Government Indicted for Fraud – Ghani Wins Unless International Community Fails to Run Polls and Contest Massive Fraud by Abdullah and Karzai

11 JUN Robert Young Pelton: Hamid Gul Endorses Abdullah — Does This Make Ghani’s Victory Certain? UPDATE Adds Poll Showing 49 to 41

10 JUN Robert Steele: Ghani Wins by 6% or More — 5,000 Mullahs for Ghani, Karzai Frantically Trying to Deal, Abdullah Promising Millions (But Out of Cash), with Pakistan Destabilizing to Stave Off Durand Line Challenge by Afghanistan

10 JUN Ghani appears closing down gap with Abdullah: Poll (Pajhwok Afghan News)

07 JUN Robert Steele: Ghani Wins by 3% or More in Afghanistan — In Spite of Massive Fraud by Abdullah, Karzai, and Daudzai

28 APR Robert Young Pelton: General Dostom is INNOCENT of the Dasht-i-Leili Massacre [PBI: What’s It Worth To Set Record Straight in Time for Run-Off?]