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  1. MomentumMECHANICAL DIFFICULTYRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | American Reporter

    The top American official in the United Nations mission in Afghanistan, Peter Galbraith, has been vocal about the allegations of voting fraud that apparently gave incumbent President Hamid Karzai a victory. Galbraith wanted the Afghan Independent Election Commission, the body overseeing the election, to annul results from 1,000 of a total of about 6,500 polling stations and to recount results from another 5,000.

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  2. Film Reviews'2012,' 'Blind Side,' 'the Road,' All ResonateRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... was deeply appreciated. Anyone who has the guts to blow the whistle on a stolen election and make an enemy of Hamid Karzai is very welcome here. Now on to the food. Not only am I deeply thankful for the Scott Farm's apple CSA, but I have come to ...

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  3. Market MoverTIGER, Tiger, Burning Bright: Lessons from Carner and HoganRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... military contractor run by former drug dealers Rashid and Ahmad Rateb Popal, cousins of Afghan President Hamid Karzai. The company controls security for the one key route all the truckers use - the road to Kandahar known as Highway 1. How do they do ...

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  4. Holbrooke's decline and fall, as told in Clinton emailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Politico

    ... jihadist groups. Nor did Holbrooke get support from the White House when he sought to confront Afghan President Hamid Karzai over corruption, critics say. Marton says that the backbiting and jealousy in the first term, especially between the White ...

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  5. Despite differences, Pakistan keen to work with Afghan PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    ... the ascension of Mr Ghani to power, viewing him as a better alternate to his predecessor, the mercurial Hamid Karzai. Relations had fallen to an all-time low during Mr Karzai's tenure as mistrust grew and both sides regularly traded barbs. With the ...

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  6. American OpinionA New E.P.a. Edict is a Threat to FloridaRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... Galbraith blew the whistle on the corruption of the Afghanistan government and, especially, of it's leader, Hamid Karzai. By publicly calling the 2009 elections what they were - a fraud - he got fired from his job as the United Nations' Deputy ...

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  7. ConstanceTALK to the YouthRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... across the border, and covert support for a range of sensational plots including the assassination of President Hamid Karzai, attacks on NATO warplanes, and even poisoning Western troops' beer supply. Politicians got us into this mess, and they're ...

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  8. .com | US targets Afghan weapons cache in raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | News24

    ... circumstances. The raids remain a divisive subject in Afghanistan. They were a key reason then-president Hamid Karzai refused in 2014 to sign a deal allowing US forces to stay in the country. President Ashraf Ghani signed the agreement as soon as he ...

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  9. Taliban ambush kills 11 Afghan soldiersRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Times of Oman

    ... in their battle against the Taliban were one of the most controversial issues in the time of former president Hamid Karzai, often causing disputes between Washington and Kabul. Such operations are traditionally opposed by many Afghans, especially in ...

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  10. U.S. raid on Afghan weapons cache incites protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Star Online

    ... circumstances. The raids remain a divisive subject in Afghanistan. They were a key reason then-President Hamid Karzai refused in 2014 to sign a deal allowing U.S. forces to stay in the country. President Ashraf Ghani signed the agreement as soon as ...

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  11. MomentumMECHANICAL DIFFICULTYRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | American Reporter

    The top American official in the United Nations mission in Afghanistan, Peter Galbraith, has been vocal about the allegations of voting fraud that apparently gave incumbent President Hamid Karzai a victory. Galbraith wanted the Afghan Independent Election Commission, the body overseeing the election, to annul results from 1,000 of a total of about 6,500 polling stations and to recount results from another 5,000.

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  12. Afghan Political rivals form alliance to fight against TalibanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Nation

    ... ethnic Uzbek voters in the north. Gov. Atta, who was appointed by Mr. Ghani's predecessor, former President Hamid Karzai, has been one of the most vocal opponents of Mr. Ghani,A- even threatening last year to form a parallel government during a ...

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  13. Who killed Australia's warlord in Afghanistan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... the timeline of modern Afghanistan sits a third, atypical event - the peaceful handover of power last year by Hamid Karzai at the end of his term as president. Together, these three events represent the weakening of shackles that bind the lives of ...

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  14. Karzai Hails Deepening Russian-Afghan Ties...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai praised "blossoming" relations between Kabul and Moscow on Thursday during a visit to the Russian capital as the standoff between Russia and the West over the Ukraine crisis continues and the Kremlin increasingly looks toward Asia. Karzai, who remains politically active despite stepping down as Afghan president last year after almost a decade in office, met with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday.

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  15. Karzai Hails Deepening Russian-Afghan TiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai praised "blossoming" relations between Kabul and Moscow on Thursday during a visit to the Russian capital as the standoff between Russia and the West over the Ukraine crisis continues and the Kremlin increasingly looks toward Asia. Karzai, who remains politically active despite stepping down as Afghan president last year after almost a decade in office, met with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday.

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  16. AFGHANISTAN: Nation-buildingRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | CFR.org

    ... reconstruction, due to both need and security concerns. On a visit to Washington in February, Afghan President Hamid Karzai pleaded, "Don't forget about us if Iraq happens." A month after the start of the Iraq war, the Bush administration pledged an ...

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  17. AFGHANISTAN: The New ConstitutionRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | CFR.org

    ... with Afghanistan's transitional government, which has been in place since June 2002 and is headed by President Hamid Karzai. Presidential elections are scheduled for June 2004, but experts say that delays in voter registration caused by the nation's ...

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  18. Afghan Parliamentary ElectionsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | CFR.org

    Four years after the fundamentalist Taliban regime was overthrown by a U.S.-led coalition, experts say the September 18 elections - the first ever free, democratic parliamentary elections in Afghanistan - could herald a new start for the war-ravaged country. Some 12.5 million Afghans are registered to vote in the parliamentary poll, which comes one year after Hamid Karzai was elected in the country's first free presidential election.

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  19. The ISI and Terrorism: Behind the AccusationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2011 | CFR.org

    ... officials accused Pakistan's intelligence service of plotting a failed assassination attempt on President Hamid Karzai; shortly thereafter, they implied the ISI's involvement in a July 2008 attack on the Indian embassy. Indian officials also blamed ...

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  20. Pakistan's Tribal AreasRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2007 | CFR.org

    ... just as they fought British control during colonial times. Meanwhile, tensions between Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai and Musharraf grow. Karzai insists Pakistan increase security and stop incursions by Taliban insurgents into his country, ...

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