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  1. Afghan senate approves foreign troops staying onRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... were the source of huge friction between the Afghan government and its allies under previous president Hamid Karzai. But President Ashraf Ghani, who came to power in September, reset ties by signing the long-awaited deals on his first day in power. ...

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  2. Afghanistan: So long, good luckRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Economist

    ... within 45 days of his induction, and replace other top officials from the corrupt regime of his predecessor, Hamid Karzai, in due course. That deadline has already slipped. The president is now urging Mr Abdullah to agree to a list of 15 new ...

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  3. Ghani warns for Afghan 'proxy war' at SAARCRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... regional cooperation held back by decades of rivalry between India and Pakistan. Ghani's predecessor Hamid Karzai frequently accused Pakistan of trying to destabilize the Afghan government by giving sanctuary to Taliban fighters. Without mentioning ...

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  4. Security tops Modis conversation with Ghani and HasinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hindustan Times

    ... in the Indian strategic community have raise eyebrows if this spells a different approach than his predecessor Hamid Karzai, who was close to India and saw Pakistan as a part of the problem. Sources said that the Modi-Ghani meeting was important to ... 1 comment

  5. Ghani warns against Afghan 'proxy war' at South Asia summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... told the leaders including Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif. Ghani's predecessor Hamid Karzai frequently accused Pakistan of trying to destabilise the Afghan government by giving sanctuary to Taliban fighters. Only ...

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  6. Official: Afghan president orders military reviewRead the original story

    Yesterday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... to search for insurgents under cover of darkness using night-vision goggles, were banned by former president Hamid Karzai in 2011. The raids were highly unpopular with the Afghan public, with many people viewing them as a violation of privacy and of ...

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  7. South Asian leaders meet at Nepal summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Jazeera

    ... gathered leaders including Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif. Ghani's predecessor Hamid Karzai frequently accused Pakistan of trying to destabilise the Kabul government by giving sanctuary to Taliban fighters. India, ...

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  8. US Insists Post-2014 Afghan Mission UnchangedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Voice of America

    ... Press reported that new Afghan President Ashraf Ghani is lifting the ban on night raids that his predecessor, Hamid Karzai, imposed because they were considered intrusive. Such night raids were considered an important tactic in the fight against the ...

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  9. Banyan: Ashraf Ghani against the chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Economist

    WHAT would Afghanistan look like now if Ashraf Ghani, not Hamid Karzai, had been the Anglophone Pushtun promoted by America, back in 2001, to lead the country? Afghanistan's new president, a frail figure in white salwar kameez, grins, eyes twinkling, tantalised by the suggestion. "Let's not discuss what we cannot change," he then says, seated, for his first interview as president, in the shoddy grandeur of his palace in Kabul.

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  10. 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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  11. Afghanistan lifts night raid ban against TalibanRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    A ban on night raids in Afghanistan has been lifted by Afghan president, Ashraf Ghani . His predecessor, Hamid Karzai , forbid Afghan National Army Special Forces units from conducting the raids in 2013.

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  12. Endless war? US increases number of troops in Afghanistan yet againRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Russia Taday

    ... after taking office in September, putting an end to periodic quarrels between Washington and former president Hamid Karzai, who refused to sign. However, Afghan lawmakers made specific mention of Obama's expansion of America's military role in the ...

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    Monday Nov 24 | Democracy Now

    ... office in September, has also reportedly lifted limits on U.S. airstrikes and joint raids that his predecessor Hamid Karzai had put in place. We go to Kabul to speak with Dr. Hakim, a peace activist and physician who has provided humanitarian relief ...

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  14. Illustration on the removal of Chuck Hagel by Alexander Hunter/The Washington TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Washington Times

    ... welcomed the lifting of a ban on night raids by Afghan and U.S. special operations forces imposed under the Hamid Karzai administration, as well as the renewed commitment of U.S. forces to close air support. The story quoted Maj. Gen. Abdul Hameed, ...

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  15. Two NATO soldiers killed in Afghanistan attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Big News Network.com

    ... The pact was signed by President Ashraf Ghani on Sep 30, but required parliamentary approval. Former president Hamid Karzai had refused to sign the agreement.

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  16. Fear for Afghan women's rights as troops withdrawRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cape Cod Times

    ... to others to stay in their homes and remain dependent on their fathers, husbands and sons. Ghani's predecessor Hamid Karzai appeared willing in 2013 to allow conservative forces in parliament to dilute legislation, including the law on the ...

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  17. Could Night Raids Return to Afghanistan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | WMFE

    ... and high-level leadership, but they were effectively brought to end by Afghanistan's former president, Hamid Karzai. As The New York Times reported Sunday: Afghan National Army Special Forces units are planning to resume the raids in 2015, and in ...

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  18. Elusive exit: Obama mistakenly keeps the U.S. in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Post-gazette.com

    ... $4 trillion spent on the 13-year-long war. It might be that the election of Ashraf Ghani this year to replace Hamid Karzai as Afghan president will make a difference for the survival prospects of a non-Taliban government, but, really, how important ...

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

    Dec 4, 2009 | 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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