• Thursday
  • April 17, 2014
  • Last updated: 1:42pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 44 for legal services

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. 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

    ... Interior Minister Omar Daudzai said all 400,000 of the country’s police, army and intelligence services have been deployed to ensure security around the country. There was a heavy police presence ...

  2. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Karzai suspects US behind Afghan bombings: report

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 09:22am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... privately scoffed at the allegations, while lawmakers vented their frustration. “I think we have to get beyond Karzai,” Senator Carl Levin, chairman of the powerful Senate Armed Services Committee, ... that would allow for a smaller contingent of American troops to stay in the country after the end of the year. Nato combat troops are due to withdraw by December and, without a legal agreement, ...

  3. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Hagel urges Kabul to sign Nato security pact in Afghanistan

    Posted Dec 08th 2013, 01:40pm by Agence France-Presse in Kabul

    ... fresh demands. The security agreement sets the legal conditions to permit US and other forces to operate in the country beyond next year. But without a signed deal, countries ready to send ...

  4. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Afghan president Hamid Karzai wants to defer signing of US deal

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 02:46pm by Agence France-Presse in Kabul

    ... commitment to Afghanistan’s security and safety. According to a draft agreement posted on the website of Karzai’s office, the agreement gives the US legal jurisdiction over troops and Defense Department civilians, while contractors would be subject to the Afghan judicial process. Deep divisions in Afghanistan over legal immunity for American soldiers and contractors as well as night raids ...

  5. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    US gives Afghanistan year-end deadline to sign crucial security deal

    Posted Nov 22nd 2013, 10:53am by Reuters in Kabul and Washington

    ... to selling the country out. While the pact is widely expected to pass, several thorny issues, including US insistence on legal jurisdiction over its own troops, could hold up a decision. ...

  6. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Afghan opium cultivation hits record high

    Posted Nov 13th 2013, 04:16pm by AFP

    ... the report said, suggesting the illicit economy will grow further while a slowdown of the legal economy is predicted next year. “What is needed is an integrated, comprehensive response to the drug ...

  7. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Afghans, United States reach tentative pact on post-2014 forces deployment

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 02:16pm by THE WASHINGTON POST

    ... country's sovereignty. The US demand to retain legal jurisdiction over all remaining US forces will be put before a loya jirga , Karzai said. He plans to convene the Afghan tribal consultative body ... The two welcomed the agreement but said it hinged on the question of legal jurisdiction. "The one issue that is outstanding is the issue of jurisdiction," Kerry said at a news conference ...

  8. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    US, Afghans hit impasse over post-2014 role

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... the hunting. US officials have rejected both Afghan proposals. The security pact is especially problematic because it could legally compel US forces to cross the border into Pakistan, resulting ...

  9. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    US-Afghan deal falters as Karzai says he could walk away from pact

    Posted Oct 08th 2013, 03:56pm by Agence France-Presse in Kabul

    ... Faizi said recently, referring to Pakistan-based militants whom Afghanistan believes are supported by Pakistan’s intelligence services. Karzai officially suspended BSA talks in June in a furious ...

  10. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Four US soldiers killed in bomb attack in south Afghanistan

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 05:38pm by Associated Press in Kabul

    ... Associated Press in Kabul Soldiers killed by 'improvised explosive device' A bomb killed four US soldiers in southern Afghanistan on Sunday, American and Afghan officials said. They were the latest casualties in a 12-year conflict that shows no signs of slowing down despite a drawdown in foreign forces. The US-led international military coalition says four of its service ...




SCMP.com Account