EU Hopeful but Cautious Over Afghan Election

In the dark of night, Afghan election workers wrap up what had been a historic day. Afghans cast their ballot for a new president on Saturday. The first ever democratic transfer of power in their country's violent history. Voter turnout was higher than expected and polls stayed open much later than planned. A world away in Athens, Greece, foreign ministers of the European Union had gathered for meetings. They're hopeful, but also cautious, about this moment in Afghan history.

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