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  1. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Taliban launch audacious attack on Kabul airport as Afghan poll audit starts

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 12:20pm by Associated Press in Kabul

    ... a political crisis that has threatened to widen Afghanistan’s dangerous ethnic fissures. Nato’s International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) – whose main Kabul compound lies next to the civilian ...

  2. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Amazement in Afghanistan as Kerry brokers deal for audit to settle presidential poll

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 04:19am by AFP

    ... that raised fears of fresh violence along ethnic lines. The deadlock over the run-off vote to choose a successor to Karzai plunged Afghanistan into political crisis and dented US hopes of a smooth ...

  3. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    US secretary of state pushes plan to ‘clean up’ disputed Afghan vote

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 05:02pm by Agence France-Presse in Kabul

    ... run-off vote to succeed outgoing President Hamid Karzai has plunged Afghanistan into crisis and dented US hopes of a smooth transfer of power as Washington seeks to withdraw all its troops by late ...

  4. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    US special envoy for Afghanistan, James Dobbins, steps down

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 08:59pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington The US special envoy for Afghanistan is stepping down at a key juncture in troubled US-Afghan ties and as the country grapples with a political crisis triggered by disputed presidential elections. James Dobbins, a veteran diplomat with deep ties to Afghanistan, is retiring after just over a year in office and will be replaced by his deputy Dan ...

  5. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    800 Taliban clash with Afghan troops in five-day battle, say officials

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 11:00pm by AFP

    ... as Afghanistan wrestled with a political crisis over alleged fraud in the June 14 election to choose a successor to President Hamid Karzai. The assault highlights the challenges facing Afghan security ...

  6. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

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

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

    ... count, pitching Afghanistan into a political crisis as Nato troops withdraw from a 13-year war against Taliban insurgents. The former foreign minister accused rival Ashraf Ghani, outgoing ...

  7. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

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

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

    ... will face a national crisis." Ghani is challenging Abdullah Abdullah, who won the most votes in the first round on April 5. Both have pledged to sign the pact, which would allow US troops ...

  8. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Afghans brace for another round of voting, bargaining begins

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 01:49pm by Reuters in Kabul

    ... in an advisory role. “Sayyaf is a wildcard,” said Graeme Smith, a Kabul-based analyst with the International Crisis Group. “He showed surprising strength in the campaign, and his voting block is likely ...

  9. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Ex-warlord and 9/11 mentor becomes Afghanistan's top presidential candidate

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 10:47am by AP

    ... of foreign donors for nearly all of its government’s budget,” said Graeme Smith, senior Afghanistan analyst with the Brussels-based International Crisis Group. “A Sayyaf win would probably really ...

  10. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Fire destroys market in Afghanistan capital

    Posted Dec 23rd 2012, 07:02pm by AFP

    ... who also spoke under condition of anonymity said separately that the nearby currency exchange market, the war-torn country’s largest, had to be evacuated as the fire approached its outer ...




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