Latest News Wires Afghan election: Months of bitter contest end with power-share

Afghan political rivals Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah Abdullah have agreed to share presidential power.

By , Associated Press , Associated Press

Afghanistan's two presidential candidates signed a power-sharing deal on Sunday that makes one president and the other chief executive, ending months of political wrangling following a disputed runoff that threatened to plunge the country into turmoil and complicate the withdrawal of foreign troops.