Afghan CEO Abdullah Abdullah alleged by international media of receiving funds from Pakistani agencies
KABUL - Afghan CEO Abdullah Abdullah has been alleged by international media of receiving funds from Pakistani agencies, Afghan media has reported.
Presidential runner Abdullah Abdullah blamed his election rival for faking a New York Times story about him, claiming that his rival committed the ridiculous act in panic, Khaama Press has reported.
Abdullah said in an online statement that the formation of a major coalition in support of Stability and Partnership electoral team left his rival panicked, forcing him to once again commit a ridiculous fraud.
The statement further added that the rival of Stability and Partnership faked the New York Times story, one of the most credible international media outlets, in a bid to confuse and divert the public opinion, alleging that Abdullah has received funds from Pakistan.
Furthermore, the statement said the Kabul Bureau of New York Ties has rejected the report and has assured to formally follow the issue.