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Afghan election result delayed due to fraud probe
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/international/24-Apr-2014/afghan-election-result-delayed-due-to-fraud-probe For news details Read on : Afghan election result delayed due to fraud probe KABUL/TEHRAN : Afghanistan's preliminary presidential election result has been delayed by two days due to fraud investigations and will now be ... (more)
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19 hrs ago
Afghan Election Commission Delays Vote Results
Afghanistan's election commission has delayed a planned release of full results from the April 5 presidential election to allow for recounts and audits.
19 hrs ago
Afghan election commission delays vote results
Wednesday's announcement increases confusion surrounding the balloting to replace President Hamid Karzai, who is ineligible for a third term.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
The Huffington Post
Stanley McChrystal Recalls Fallout From Rolling Stone Article
Retired Gen. Stanley McChrystal penned an op-ed Tuesday in which he addressed his fall from grace while serving as the commanding general of international and U.S. forces in Afghanistan.
Daily News Flash with Robert Jensen on US Troops in Afghanistan,...
Daily News Flash with Robert Jensen on US Troops in Afghanistan, Party Appeals to Latino Vote and Supreme Court Ruling on Affirmative Action Uprising's guest expert Robert Jensen, an author and a professor of journalism at the University of Texas at Austin, analyzes today's news headlines: Talks between the US and Afghanistan indicate that US ... (more)
Air Force Times
Report: U.S. may leave fewer troops in Afghanistan
The Obama administration is reportedly considering options to leave far fewer troops in Afghanistan after this year than the top U.S. and NATO commander for Afghanistan has recommended.
MP fears for his Afghan charity as country prepares for a new leader
THE future for Afghanistan remains as unpredictable as ever, a British MP has warned, as the country prepares for the election of a new leader.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
Commentary: Washington Post: Afghans handle an ele...
The first round of Afghanistan's election this month delivered a resounding, three-part defeat to the Taliban.
Book Review: 'The Shock and Awing of America'
In "The Shock and Awing of America," author Ximena Ortiz argues that the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks "made a direct hit on the country's collective psyche" and that they still "carry a strong, damaging resonance."
Taliban negotiator released in UAE, returns to Kabul-peace body
A top Afghan peace negotiator held under house arrest in the United Arab Emirates has been released and returned to Kabul, an Afghan peace council official said on Monday, seemingly closing the door on a peace track favoured by President Hamid Karzai.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Interview: Afghan security advisor confident over signing BSA with U.S.
Afghan National Security Advisor Dr. Rangin Dadfar Spanta has said that he is confident his country would sign the controversial Bilateral Security Agreement with the United States .
The Lebanon Daily News
Abdullah's lead grows in new Afghan vote results
Former Foreign Minister Abdullah Abdullah's lead slightly increased in partial results for Afghanistan's presidential election released Sunday, but he and rival Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai still seem to be heading for a runoff next month.
Karzai shocked by the attack on Hamid Mir
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/20-Apr-2014/karzai-shocked-by-the-attack-on-hamid-mir For news details Read on : Karzai shocked by the attack on Hamid Mir President Hamid Karzai was shocked at the assassination attempt on journalist Hamid Mir and expressed sympathies with his family, management of the Jang group and staff ... (more)
Sat Apr 19, 2014
The Washington Post
The presidential election in Afghanistan offers a welcome result
THE FIRST round of Afghanistan's election this month delivered a resounding, three-part defeat to the Taliban.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Stars and Stripes
Detention of Taliban commander disrupts Afghan peace talks
A top Taliban commander in the midst of peace negotiations with the Afghan government has been detained in the United Arab Emirates, according to Afghan officials, which thwarts long-term reconciliation efforts between insurgents and President Hamid Karzai's government.
Stars and Stripes
Top Air Force NCO hails Afghan air force ops during elections
The Afghan air force's operations in support of presidential elections this month show that the service is making quick progress as the pullout of most foreign troops nears, the U.S. Air Force's top enlisted man said Friday.
Afghan President's Calls Secured From Eavesdropping
A spokesman Nasratullah Rahimi says that new high-tech network is reliable and that new SIM cards have been given to President Hamid Karzai, the vice presidents, and other government members to connect to the network.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
The Daily Beast
Taliban Peacemaker Locked UpBy Jacob Siegel, Sami Yousafzai
A key voice for reconciliation in Afghanistan has been missing for weeks after an apparent arrest.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
US Air Strike Killed Civilians: Afghan Officials
Afghan men carry the coffin of a civilian, allegedly killed in a NATO air strike, on the outskirts of Jalalabad in Nangarhar province on October 5, 2013.
Arizona Enacts Law Authorizing Warrantless Inspection of Abortion Clinics
Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists are staging rival shows of force amidst a growing risk of violent escalation.