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  1. Stop the Logan Act Nonsense - Respect General FlynnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Townhall

    ... Without thought of violating the Logan Act, Mr. Obama conducted substantive conversations with Afghan President Hamid Karzai, Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, Jordan's King Abdullah, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, Israel's Prime Minister ...

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  2. Major Afghan cement contract cancelled in investment setbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Reuters

    ... out shareholders in Afghan Investment Co (AIC), a group of investors including the brother of then-president Hamid Karzai which had the right to operate the Ghori cement works. Ever since the initial acquisition in 2006, the project has been dogged ...

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  3. Heavy snowfall in Afghanistan claims at least 40 livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Al Bawaba

    ... ages have also occurred on the Kabul-Kandahar link of the AH1 Ring Road. Piles of snow on the runway of Kabul's Hamid Karzai International Airport also delayed a number of domestic and international flights.

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  4. Did not expect Pakistan to behave so harshly'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | The Daily Star

    ... of Hepatitis C." "Now I have come to my homeland and I am very happy. President Ashraf Ghani, former president Hamid Karzai and all the Afghans helped me." Speaking about whether she would have done anything differently if given the choice, she ...

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  5. China to destroy ancient Buddhist city in Afghanistan for copper miningRead the original story

    Friday Feb 3 | Newkerala.com

    ... a major global refiner of the industrial metal. In 2007, under the administration of the then Afghan president Hamid Karzai, the MCC agreed to pay Kabul USD three billion to lease the Mes Aynak area for 30 years. MCC plans to extract more than USD ...

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  6. One of the many Buddhist statues at the threatened Mes Aynak site. Photo: HandoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | South China Morning Post

    ... copper and a major global refiner of the industrial metal. In 2007, under the administration of then-president Hamid Karzai, MCC agreed to pay Afghanistan US$3 billion to lease the Mes Aynak area for 30 years. MCC plans to extract over US$100 ...

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  7. Afghan woman's ears cut off by husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Ghanamma.com

    ... was mutilated by her husband who cut off her nose and ears as punishment for running away But President Hamid Karzai during his time in power was unable - or unwilling - to sign off legislation even though it had been approved by both houses of ...

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  8. Why the 'Barbaric' Practice of Stoning Is Still Used in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Truthdig

    ... used to prove their masculinity and their claim to power - to themselves and to the world." As late as 2013, Hamid Karzai, Afghanistan's president at the time, proposed reintroducing stoning as a punishment, but backed down after he was met with ...

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  9. Kabul on edge amid standoff between Afghan government and vice-presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... sident Ashraf Ghani, centre, with Afghan chief executive Abdullah Abdullah third from left and former president Hamid Karzai second from left, signs the peace agreement with Gulbuddin Hekmatyar in

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  10. Pakistan's track record in fighting terrorism stands above other nations: Nafees ZakariaRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 26 | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 27 : Pakistan's Foreign Office spokesperson Nafees Zakaria has said that the country's track record in the fighting terrorism stands above all other countries and asserted that Islamabad's operations against terrorism including Zarb-e-Azb have led to elimination of terrorists groups and stabilization of Pak-Afghan border area. Responding to a question on Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai urging President Trump to take action against safe havens of terrorists in Pakistan, Zakaria said, "We hope that Afghan forces take care of terrorist groups having refuge in various provinces of Afghanistan."

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  11. Pakistan's track record in fighting terrorism stands above other nations: Nafees Zakaria1 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | India.com

    Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 27: Pakistan's Foreign Office spokesperson Nafees Zakaria has said that the country's track record in the fighting terrorism stands above all other countries and asserted that Islamabad's operations against terrorism including Zarb-e-Azb have led to elimination of terrorists groups and stabilization of Pak-Afghan border area. Responding to a question on Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai urging President Trump to take action against safe havens of terrorists in Pakistan, Zakaria said, "We hope that Afghan forces take care of terrorist groups having refuge in various provinces of Afghanistan."

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  12. Canada stands by aid to Afghanistan as World Bank investigates fraud allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Ottawa Citizen

    ... recount. Ghani, who served as finance minister between 2002 and 2004 under the previous government led by Hamid Karzai, spent two decades working outside the country prior to jumping into politics. His business career included jobs with the United ...

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  13. Pak army chief's 'tough talk' with Kabul on terrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 23 | The Times of India

    ... situation, the Tribune report said, citing a senior security official. Meanwhile, former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai said he was looking forward to Donald Trump upholding his promise to wipe out terror camps in Pakistan. Karzai, who lost two ...

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  14. News Analysis: Fighting terror in Afghanistan to remain a challenge for Trump administrationRead the original story

    Monday Jan 23 | Xinhuanet

    ... terror and put pressure on Islamabad to give up backing militants operating in Afghanistan. Afghan ex-President Hamid Karzai has also called upon President Trump to review Washington's strategy in the war on terror and pay attention to the ...

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  15. Canada 'concerned' about aid funds after report points to alleged...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 22 | Canada.com

    ... In other words, only about half the number of children the previous Afghan government led by former president Hamid Karzai reported to be in school are actually attending classes. Afghanistan's ambassador to Canada, Shinkai Karokhail, was not ...

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  16. Need new U.S. policy on Afghanistan, Karzai suggests TrumpRead the original story

    Friday Jan 20 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi , Jan. 20 : As Donald Trump assumes power tonight as the 45th president of the United States, former Afghanistan president Hamid Karzai has suggested that the new administration should take a deep look at the Afghan policy and rectify the mistakes committed during the past 15 years. Karzai said, "Obviously some things have gone wrong during this period.

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  17. I Dressed Like a Boy So I Could Go to SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Truthdig

    ... again. And the time finally came. When I was in 6th grade, the Taliban was overthrown. Schools under President Hamid Karzai reopened their doors to female students. But parents were still terrified of sending their daughters to school. As a result, ...

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  18. Afghan-US ties to further improve under Trump: KabulRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 19 | Nerve News

    ... the new US administration, Mohammad Haroon Chakhansori told a press briefing. In 2012, Afghan former President Hamid Karzai and outgoing US President Barack Obama signed a strategic deal in Kabul and Obama declared Afghanistan as a major non-NATO ...

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  19. Hamid Karzai backs PM Modi, says peace cannot prevail without supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | The Times of India

    Hailing Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his terror policy, former Afghanistan president Hamid Karzai urged to walk away from the path of terrorism and said that peace cannot exist till all countries come on board and fight together against the extremists.

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  20. For talks to happen, Pakistan must walk away from terror: PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Rediff.com

    ... India but a belief for the whole world. Nepalese Foreign Minister Prakash Sharan Mahat, former Afghan President Hamid Karzai, former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, and Gowher Rizvi, International Affairs Advisor to Prime Minister of ...

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