Afghan Parliament Still Stymied By Election Dispute

Afghan President Hamid Karzai (center) gives the oath to members of Afghanistan's new Parliament in Kabul on Jan. 26. His government  set up a special tribunal to re-examine the results of elections — marred by irregularities and charges of fraud — and Parliament bristled at what it saw as an overreach by the executive.
Afghan President Hamid Karzai (center) gives the oath to members of Afghanistan's new Parliament in Kabul on Jan. 26. His government set up a special tribunal to re-examine the results of elections — marred by irregularities and charges of fraud — and Parliament bristled at what it saw as an overreach by the executive.