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Afghans Tally Votes in Landmark Presidential Election

Saturday was the second time in just over two months that millions of Afghans defied constant Taliban threats and headed to the polls to cast a vote in run-off between the two former government ministers, Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani. As polls closed around the country, voters proudly held up their ink-stained forefingers to prove that they had cast their ballot. One young first-time voter, Sheikayba Alokozy, said explosions that rocked Kabul in the early morning were not enough...

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