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  1. EDITORIAL: New Afghan president must keep his promises to U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... President Ashraf Ghani might be. So far, he is proving to be a vast improvement over the corrupt and ungrateful Hamid Karzai. In his first official visit to Washington, D.C., Ghani did all the right things, praising U.S. troops for their bravery, ...

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  2. Ghani says need to find way to say 'sorry' to TalibanRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... president last year, has been feted in a five-day US trip seeking to repair ties frayed under his predecessor, Hamid Karzai. In a speech to Congress on Wednesday he called national reconciliation a "pillar" of his government. He said Taliban members ...

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  3. Chief Executive Abdullah Optimistic on Afghanistan's FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | U.S. Naval Institute

    ... and mutual respect." The relations between the two countries had deteriorated in the final years of President Hamid Karzai's administration. Addressing security issues, Abdullah said that while there have been contacts between the government and the ...

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  4. Obama Extends US Occupation of Afghanistan, Bowe Bergdahl ChargedRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Uprisingradio.org

    ... Afghanistan over the past 13 years. As such he represents a far more pliant head of state than his predecessor, Hamid Karzai had become. Ghani had lived in the US for decades before running for election where he received substantial US backing. ...

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  5. Afghan president thanks US for sacrifice, US$107 bil.Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The China Post

    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani thanked the U.S. Congress on Wednesday for billions of American tax dollars and vowed his war-wracked country will be self-reliant within this decade. In a speech to a joint meeting of the U.S. Congress, Ghani moved to mend U.S.-Afghan relations that were frayed under former President Hamid Karzai.

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  6. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Will Address U.S. Congress On April 29Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Switched

    ... at the G20 Summit in Cannes, France, Friday, Nov. 4, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai (L) and U.S. President Barack Obama shake hands after a joint news conference in the East Room of the White House on January ...

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  7. Former Afghan President Karzai was almost killed by an errant US missile weeks before he took officeRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Hamid Karzai, then Afghanistan's president, attends a joint news conference with President Barack Obama at the White House in Washington, on Jan. 11, 2013. The first leader elected to take over Afghanistan's interim administration following the US-led invasion was almost killed by an American missile strike in southern Afghanistan just weeks before taking office, according to the new memoir of a former CIA agent.

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  8. LETTER: Drones, executive orders not exclusive to ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    I am writing this in regard to comments by Mr. Auman about my recent letter . First of all, "poor taste" can mean different things to different people, and aren't we glad we have the right to express what it means to us without fear of retribution? However, sir, when we as so-called mature adults have to resort to name-calling to get our point across, something is terribly wrong.

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  9. How the U.S. is resetting relations with AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... Security Analyst Juan Zarate says, pointing to the White House's soured relationship with former Afghanistan Hamid Karzai. "A realization that you have to rebuild those ties." During Ghani's trip to the U.S., his first since he was elected ...

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  10. Afghan president says his nation won't be 'lazy Uncle Joe'Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani thanked Congress on Wednesday for billions of American tax dollars and vowed his war-wracked country will be self-reliant within this decade. In a speech to a joint meeting of Congress, Ghani moved to mend U.S.-Afghan relations that were frayed under former President Hamid Karzai.

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  11. How are the U.S. and Afghanistan resetting relations?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS News

    After worsening ties with Afghanistan under former President Hamid Karzai, President Obama and the United States might be ready to establish new relations with the Middle East country. 1 comment

  12. Love bombsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Economist

    DURING his first visit to Washington as Afghanistan's president, Ashraf Ghani said everything his infuriating predecessor, Hamid Karzai, did not. Where Mr Karzai could sound insultingly ungrateful, Mr Ghani heaped thanks on his American hosts for the roughly $1 trillion spent in Afghanistan since 2001, and the more than 2,200 American lives lost-even, at a Pentagon ceremony, addressing some of the families of those who died.

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  13. Staying in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Yesterday | West Hawaii Today

    ... They have transformed the dysfunctional relationship with Washington they inherited from former President Hamid Karzai; at the Afghans' impetus, a new U.S. economic aid program will be linked to government reforms that strengthen institutions and ...

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  14. Ghani vows to crush Taliban escaping Pakistan offensivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Peninsula

    ... the two hailed a revitalised partnership following years of strain between Washington and Ghanis predecessor Hamid Karzai, the current leader warned that a reforming Afghanistan may not be able to keep the wave of jihadism at bay. "Extremism is ...

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  15. 2,000 chief executives and guests convene in Melbourne for annual YPO Global EDGERead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... video, Nobel Laureate and founder of The Malala Fund; Bob Geldof, entrepreneur, activist and musician; H.E. Hamid Karzai, former president of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan; Bas Lansdorp, co-founder and CEO of Mars One; Olivia Newton-John, ...

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  16. Yemeni president flees chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Journal Gazette

    ... a joint meeting of Congress, Ghani moved to mend U.S.-Afghan relations that were frayed under former President Hamid Karzai. Ghani humbly thanked Congress for the nearly $107 billion it has appropriated for Afghanistan so far. He paid homage to the ...

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  17. In U.S., Ghani vows Afghan self-relianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani thanked Congress on Wednesday for billions of American tax dollars and vowed his war-torn country will be self-reliant within this decade. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani acknowledges the applause Wednesday after a speech to a joint session of Congress in which he s... In a speech to a joint meeting of Congress, Ghani moved to mend U.S.-Afghan relations that were frayed under former President Hamid Karzai.

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  18. Afghan president thanks CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Recordpub.com

    ... a joint meeting of Congress, Ghani moved to mend U.S.-Afghan relations that were frayed under former President Hamid Karzai. He voiced support for women's rights and said he would emphasize law and justice and focus on self-reliance and economic ...

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  19. New Afghan president warns of 'terrible threat' from Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... in Washington during a five-day trip to the United States seeking to repair ties frayed under his predecessor, Hamid Karzai. His address came as Congress has been debating defence spending and other areas of the next U.S. budget. Lawmakers also are ...

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  20. Afghan president seeks U.S. support amid IS threatRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    Visiting Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Wednesday voiced his wish to improve relations with the United States , when his country is facing increasing threat from extremist groups like the Islamic State . Ghani, who started his presidency last September, was currently on a week-long state visit to the United States to lay the groundwork for new relations between the two countries after more than a decade of troubled ties under the leadership of his predecessor, Hamid Karzai.

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