MFA Statement on Elections in Afghanistan
07.04.2014 / 16:01
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic congratulates the people of Afghanistan on the high turnout in the Presidential and Provincial Council elections. The high number of Afghans who came to cast the ballot, despite challenges and threats, proves their commitment to a peaceful future of Afghanistan.
We highlight the crucial role of independent electoral institutions in ensuring that results will be widely respected by the voters. We deeply regret all lives lost in the run-up and during the elections.