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Ashraf Ghani sworn in as Afghan president

Ashraf Ghani has been sworn in as Afghanistan's president in a ceremony at the presidential palace in Kabul.

It comes after six months of deadlock amid a bitter dispute over electoral fraud and a recount of votes.

In the oath of office, he pledged to obey Islam and protect the constitution.

  • 29 Sep 2014
  • From the section Asia
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