Media Accounts and Analysis

A few good articles are starting to come out about the election day process and what it means going forward.  The best one so far about what the poll reflects about the Taliban and concerns about the government is by Kevin Sieff at The Washington Post.

Taliban’s Existential Threat to Afghanistan Wanes, but Next President Faces Big Problems

Here is a piece on some of accusations coming out of Abdullah’s camp, particularly from a rather heated news conference last night.  There is sure to more on this in the coming days especially since Karzai has announced the set up of a new commission to investigate:

Fraud Allegations Spark Afghan Election Dispute

The Wall Street Journal also has a good piece on the voting:

Afghans Vote to Elect New President

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