Abdul Rashid Dostum, an Uzbek leader and a vice-presidential candidate, talks with his supporters in Kabul

Abdul Rashid Dostum, an Uzbek leader and a vice-presidential candidate, talks with his supporters in Kabul

Abdul Rashid Dostum, an Uzbek leader and a vice-presidential candidate, talks with his supporters at the Afghanistan's Independent Election Commission (IEC) in Kabul October 6, 2013. Three men considered as front runners in Afghanistan's presidential election staged dramatic last-minute nominations on Sunday, the start of what is expected to be a chaotic but critical race for the palace in the first democratic transfer of power. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani (AFGHANISTAN - Tags: ELECTIONS POLITICS) - RTR3FNQI

December 19, 2016 5:56 PM (UTC+8)