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  1. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Barack Obama hails signing of pact to keep US troops in Afghanistan

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 03:58am by Reuters, AP, GUARDIAN

    ... day" in the partnership between the two countries and said he looked forward to working with Afghanistan to cement the country's "sovereignty, stability, unity, and prosperity". ...

  2. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Afghanistan poll rivals seal power-sharing deal

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 05:09am by AP

    ... John Kerry, who first got the candidates to agree in principle to share power during a July visit to Afghanistan. Kerry returned to Kabul last month and has spent hours with the candidates ...

  3. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Taliban suicide bomber strikes in Kabul, leaving three Nato soldiers dead

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 10:52pm by AFP

    ... that was thrown to the side of the road, while city residents carried injured Afghans to hospital. The attack was mounted during morning rush-hour traffic outside the Supreme Court, on a route used ...

  4. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Kabul declares war on dogs

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 10:57pm by AFP

    ... to press strychnine into the mouth. The dogs are tied to ropes, and die within an hour in spasms of agony. Alternatively, poisoned meat is left out and by morning the ground is littered ... this mass poisoning programme, working until 10pm, and we come back at 3am," said dog-catcher Islamuddin. "We find these dogs, poison them and dump them where they will be buried." ...

  5. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

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

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

    ... in Kabul as Kerry made the surprise announcement after hours of waiting. Vote-checking was expected to begin yesterday. Both candidates have vowed to stand by the results of the audit, with the winner to be declared the country's next president. The victor will immediately begin to form a national unity government. The details of that are yet to be worked out. The first ballots ...

  6. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Feuding presidential candidates to form unity government in Afghanistan

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

    ... to revive ethnic conflict. Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah Abdullah vowed to work together whoever becomes president after an ongoing audit of all eight million votes declares the winner of the June 14 ... beside Ghani and Kerry. "We are committed to working together on the basis of our common vision for the future of our country." The signed text admitted Afghanistan was "in one ...

  7. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Wrong place, wrong time: US general's killing shows growing Afghan peril

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 10:33pm by AP, MCT

    ... in logistics, told a colleague in March "how happy he was to be over there" working directly with soldiers and Afghan troops, said the official. Greene leaves behind his wife, retired colonel ... at the end of the year. In his statement, General Odierno insisted: "We remain committed to our mission in Afghanistan and will continue to work with our Afghan partners to ensure the safety ...

  8. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Afghan soldier guns down US general in Kabul insider attack

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 05:39pm by AFP

    ... spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby described the attack as an isolated incident, and credited Afghan troops for their work in securing national elections. “It’s impossible to eliminate – completely eliminate – that threat, I think, particularly in a place like Afghanistan, but you can work hard to mitigate it,” he said. ‘Cowardly’ attack President Hamid Karzai condemned Tuesday’s attack ...

  9. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

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

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

    ... to regular electricity supplies fivefold since 2002. He said the US government was working on ways to help Afghans develop a sustainable power solution, in part by upgrading infrastructure while ...

  10. 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

    ... expected the audit to restart on Sunday after the IEC agreed to another 24-hour delay. “The audit process will resume tomorrow and Inshallah [God willing] we are not thinking of any more delay,” ...




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