Blasts in Afghanistan as presidential rivals hold oath ceremonies

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Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah Abdullah both inaugurated amid dispute over election

Blasts have been reported in Kabul as Afghanistan’s two leading presidential candidates held separate swearing-in ceremonies after both claimed to have won last year’s elections.

The incumbent Ashraf Ghani took his oath of office at the country’s presidential palace in Kabul in a ceremony on Monday attended by foreign diplomats including the US special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad.

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