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  1. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Afghan election in crisis as candidate Abdullah Abdullah pulls out of audit

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 05:06pm by AFP

    ... a “interim administration” to take power. Western nations which have sent troops and billions of dollars worth of aid to Afghanistan since 2001 still hope that a credible election will be a flagship ...

  2. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Kerry in Kabul to seek resolution of Afghan election dispute

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 01:27pm by Agence France-Presse in Kabul

    ... sent troops and billions of dollars worth of aid to Afghanistan since 2001 had hoped a smooth transition of power would be a benchmark of progress made since the austere Taliban era. ...

  3. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Rights advocates fear rollback of women’s gains in Afghanistan

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 09:01pm by LYNNE O'DONNELL

    ... in perpetuating massive fraud. Rights advocates fear that the withdrawal of the Western military and aid juggernauts, which have pumped hundreds of billions of dollars into Afghanistan since the overthrow ...

  4. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Kabul protest by supporters of candidate Abdullah Abdullah over fraud in presidential poll

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 04:57am by AFP

    ... the Taliban and donated billions of dollars in aid since 2001. ...

  5. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Afghan presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani vows quick action on US security pact

    Posted May 26th 2014, 10:27pm by BLOOM

    ... to stay in Afghanistan beyond this year and secure billions of dollars in aid money for Asia's poorest country, which spends nearly half of its budget on security after 13 years of war ...

  6. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Last Australian combat troops leave Afghanistan

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 03:08pm by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Australian combat troops have completed their withdrawal from Afghanistan, Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Monday, marking the end of the nation’s longest ... to the 12-year mission. “Uruzgan today is a very significantly different and better place than it was a decade ago.” Some 400 Australians will remain in Afghanistan in non-combat roles, mostly in Kabul ...

  7. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Australian troops ‘cut insurgent’s hands off’

    Posted Aug 31st 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Canberra, Australia Special forces soldiers probed for alleged mutilation of Afghan to get his fingerprints Australian troops 'cut insurgent's hands off' Australian special forces troops are under investigation for allegedly cutting off the hands of at least one dead insurgent in Afghanistan, a national broadcaster reported yesterday. The hands ...

  8. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Next Afghan president will face a battle for control of nation’s mineral wealth

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 10:18pm by LYNNE O'DONNELL

    ... the construction of refineries and a railway. Since the US-led invasion in 2001, Afghanistan has received hundreds of billions of dollars to support military and development efforts. Yet in 2011, the CIA ... Carter, with Global Witness, estimates that with at least 1,400 illegal mines, there are probably hundreds of millions of dollars of revenue being lost to the government every year- ...

  9. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Afghanistan's children suffer as US pull-out leaves deadly firing ranges

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 11:55pm by WASHPOST

    ... Thomas, a spokesman for General Martin Dempsey, the chairman of the US joint chiefs of staff. But even if the Congress approves the hundreds of millions of dollars in clean-up costs, ...

  10. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Third journalist shot dead in Afghanistan in four weeks by gunman in police uniform

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 04:30pm by AFP

    ... that marred the 2009 election would damage claims by international donors that the multi-billion-dollar, 13-year intervention in Afghanistan has made progress in establishing a functioning state ...




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