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  1. Afghan army recruits prepare to deploy into an increasingly deadly warRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Los Angeles Times

    ... with the practice of night raids into Afghan houses in search of insurgent suspects. In 2013, then-President Hamid Karzai banned foreign forces from entering Afghan houses during the raids after repeated reports of abuses. Afghan forces continued ...

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  2. Illustration on the spiritual journey of Donald Trump by Alexander Hunter/The Washington TimesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | Washington Times

    ... he was the most revered person on the planet. We met people as diverse as the former president of Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai, former President Bill Clinton, Spike Lee and Katie Couric. Several years ago, Ali honored me, a white born-again Christian, ...

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  3. In wartime, Ghani assumes role of comforting AfghansRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... the resurgent Taliban. The president's outreach also contrasts with the practices of his immediate predecessor, Hamid Karzai, who showed solidarity with civilian victims of the conflict but had a more ambivalent relationship with his own security ...

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  4. Fight against the Taliban is going better than expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Stars and Stripes

    ... become increasingly brutal. Ghani's comments marked a significant departure from the policy of his predecessor, Hamid Karzai. During his final years in office, Karzai halted night raids on Taliban targets and frequently accused the United States of ...

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  5. Pakistan misusing US fund to promote terrorism, reveals ex-Afghan spyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Newkerala.com

    ... it directed the office to thank that the people that succeeded in plotting the attack on Kabul Airport (now Hamid Karzai International Airport) and gave 2.5 million Pakistani rupees to every one of the following: Haji Khalil Haqqani, Haji Hakim ...

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  6. ISI diverting US fund to promote terrorism, reveals former Afghan spyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Indian Express

    ... it directed the office to thank that the people that succeeded in plotting the attack on Kabul Airport (now Hamid Karzai International Airport) and gave 2.5 million Pakistani rupees to for every one of the following: Haji Khalil Haqqani, Haji Hakim ...

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  7. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher responds to Salon article about his dealings with the TalibanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Salon

    ... beloved of his people. Such a move would have precluded the folly of installing the corrupt government of Hamid Karzai. If Ms. Parton thinks congressmen don't gather information by such means, then she is staggeringly naA ve. The pity for her (and ...

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  8. China's cardinal relations with AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Merinews

    ... dominated Xinjiang region of China in the north-west of country. After fall of Taliban government (2001) and Hamid Karzai's taking over as 12th President of Afghanistan on December 22, 2001 relations between China and Afghanistan were restored and ...

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  9. Today in History: July 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... a live grenade to save his comrades in Afghanistan. Ahmed Wali Karzai, the powerful half-brother of President Hamid Karzai, was gunned down in his heavily fortified home by a close associate. A memorial service for former first lady Betty Ford in ...

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  10. Hostilities between Pakistan and Afghanistan are risingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Indian Express

    ... largely because of the attitude of the new Afghan president, Ashraf Ghani. In contrast to his predecessor Hamid Karzai, who was seen to be close to India, Ghani had made overtures to Pakistan after assuming office. Soon after meeting Raheel Sharif ...

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  11. Hamid Karzai, in retirement, says of Afghanistan: 'We should not be failing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Los Angeles Times

    Then-President of Afghanistan Hamid Karzai addresses a news conference at the Presidential Palace in Kabul on January 25, 2014. Former President Hamid Karzai, pictured in 2014, is now viewed by many Afghans as a sociable and engaging father figure.

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  12. An Afghan's view of India-Pakistan-Afghanistan relationsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 9 | Newkerala.com

    ... Road built by Sher Shah Suri, in the 16th century, which linked present day India, Pakistan and Afghanistan. Hamid Karzai, the former President of Afghanistan has pointed out in his foreword in the book that it provides a viewpoint of a senior ...

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  13. Newsmaker of the Week: Arnab's pigeon holeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 1 | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... likes of Parvez Musharraf, Rahul Bajaj, Benazir Bhutto, former UK premier Gordon Brown, Afghanistan president Hamid Karzai, the Dalai Lama, Hillary Clinton and a host of leading lights from the world of industry, sports and Bollywood. Is Arnab too ...

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  14. Top Picks: Religion, racism, and missing fishRead the original story

    Friday Jul 1 | IRIN

    ... attempts at reform could be stymied by the corruption and factionalism that took root under his predecessor, Hamid Karzai. (For the inside story on Karzai, check out Elizabeth Rubin's 2009 profile in the New York Times Magazine) As Packer points ...

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  15. Afghanistan's Theorist-in-ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Real Clear Politics

    ... Palace, where the library of the late King Zahir is preserved. During the Presidency of Ghani's predecessor, Hamid Karzai, the library was a dusty pile of antique volumes. After Ghani took office, in September, 2014, he organized the royal ...

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  16. In Aspen, Laura Bush continues push for rights of Afghan womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | The Aspen Times

    ... which was established by Bush's husband, former President George W. Bush, and then-Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai in 2002. Laura Bush also launched the American University in Afghanistan, which opened in 2006. War and conflict have been the core ...

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  17. Afghanistan: Who are the Hazaras?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Al Jazeera

    ... ) granted Hazaras equal rights, and they were well-represented in the administration of former Afghan President Hamid Karzai. Yet, despite their growing political clout, many Hazaras continue to feel discriminated against. "Even open-minded ...

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  18. A Conversation with Pervez MusharrafRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2010 | CFR.org

    ... would like to project here. AMOS: I want to shift the questions to Afghanistan for a moment. The Afghan leader, Hamid Karzai, is having not-so-secret talks with the Taliban. It's really hard reading between the lines about who's bringing them to ...

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  19. James L. Jones, National Security AdviserRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2008 | CFR.org

    ... gives to the insurgency." He also called for judicial reform and said Afghanistan's government led by President Hamid Karzai needed to be "more visible inside of its own boundaries."

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  20. Afghanistan's New Security ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2006 | CFR.org

    ... Taliban, al-Qaeda , or local militias linked to Afghan warlords who seek to topple the government of President Hamid Karzai. They could be foreign jihadis or young Afghans radicalized in southern Afghanistan - where the Taliban is still a strong ...

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