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  1. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

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

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

    ... States and Afghanistan have agreed on a draft deal that would keep some US forces in Afghanistan past next year, but only if Afghan political and tribal leaders agree to a key US demand that its ... next month. "Tonight we reached some sort of agreement," Karzai said on Saturday. "The United States will no longer conduct operations by themselves. We have been provided ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1330879/us-and-afghanistan-agree-draft-security-pact
  2. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Deal between Afghan presidential candidates close after 'breakthrough'

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 10:39pm by AFP

    ... issues left [undecided], but the campaigns will have to answer details on that," Faizi said. The stand-off has threatened to wreck hopes that the multibillion-dollar United States ... to emerge as president, won the run-off election according to preliminary results, but Abdullah claimed he was the victim of state-backed ballot-rigging. Faizi declined to give details ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1593989/deal-between-afghan-presidential-candidates-close-after-breakthrough
  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

    ... Secretary of State John Kerry was on Saturday to hold a second day of talks with Afghanistan’s feuding presidential hopefuls, seeking a deal to “clean up the tally” after disputed elections. Despite ... 2016. Kerry was to meet on Saturday first with Abdullah and then with Ghani, US officials said. Under a proposal put forward by the United Nations, the country’s elections commission would audit ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1552771/us-secretary-state-pushes-plan-clean-disputed-afghan-vote
  4. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Feuding presidential candidates to form unity government in Afghanistan

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 07:16am by AFP

    ... election. US Secretary of State John Kerry, visiting Kabul to mediate an end to the impasse, welcomed the deal as a major advance in bringing Afghanistan back from the brink of political chaos ... of the most politically sensitive periods of its history" due to the contested outcome of an election that should herald the country's first democratic transfer of power. "We trust each ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1569658/feuding-presidential-candidates-form-unity-government-afghanistan
  5. 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

    ... and have the winner installed by the end of this month. Allegations of massive fraud in Afghanistan’s June vote have tipped the country into a political crisis, with the United Nations voicing ... Agence France-Presse in Kabul US secretary of state arrives in Afghan capital seeking an end to wrangling following inconclusive results from presidential elections ahead of Nato troop ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1569086/kerry-kabul-seek-resolution-afghan-election-dispute
  6. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Karzai’s cousin and Ghani ally killed in Afghan suicide attack

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 04:59pm by Reuters

    ... explosives as Karzai greeted him, the governor’s office said. The attack comes as the country is caught in a political deadlock over a disputed election to replace Hamid Karzai as president. ... by fraud, and the United Nations has sent a team of observers to oversee an audit of the ballot. The new president had been due to be sworn in next month. Major delays could complicate plans ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1561931/karzais-cousin-and-ghani-ally-killed-afghan-suicide-attack
  7. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

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

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

    ... the charge. After Abdullah’s team issued its withdrawal threat on Tuesday, the United Nations mission in Afghanistan underlined that both campaign teams were consulted on the audit and have “joint ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1581143/afghan-election-crisis-candidate-abdullah-abdullah-pulls-out-audit
  8. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Kandahar could fall into darkness when US stops paying for its electricity

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 04:54am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Kandahar, Afghanistan Lights set to go out in Kandahar when US stops funding power When the United States stops funding power production in Afghanistan's southern city ... years away. When the United States finally ends subsidies- now running at just over US$1 million a month- in September 2015, Kandahar could lose about half its severely limited electricity ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1567864/kandahar-could-fall-darkness-when-us-stops-paying-its-electricity
  9. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Attempts to resume Afghan poll audit stall over criteria for discounting votes

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 06:42pm by Agence France-Presse in Kabul

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kabul Afghanistan faces fresh uncertainty of its political future as disagreements surface over the methods used to determine invalid votes as the UN struggles ... in the June run-off election. Abdullah and rival Ashraf Ghani agreed to the inspection of all 8.1 million ballots cast in the June 14 poll in a deal brokered by US Secretary of State John Kerry, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1565012/attempts-resume-afghan-poll-audit-stall-over-criteria-discounting-votes
  10. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

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

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

    ... to audit all eight million votes cast in the poll after two days of intense lobbying by United States Secretary of State John Kerry. Journalists were amazed on Saturday at the UN headquarters ... 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 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1553429/amazement-afghanistan-kerry-brokers-deal-audit-settle-presidential-poll

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