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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. 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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  3. Haider al-Abadi of Iraq, Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan amenable U.S. war partnersRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... country with its military in shambles, Mr. al-Abadi has accepted an American playbook for reform. Afghanistan's Hamid Karzai, a blistering critic of how the U.S. ran the war, transferred the presidency to Ashraf Ghani in September. Mr. Ghani, an ...

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  4. A straight-forward look at the war in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Concord Monitor

    ... a scattering al-Qaeda and insert new Afghan leadership into the country: the "smooth, regal" and often prickly Hamid Karzai. The centerpiece of the book, the evolution of the improvised, chaotic assault on southern Afghanistan by teams of CIA ...

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  5. Afghanistan's first lady speaks up: Ruth MarcusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Erie Times News

    ... Karzai herself once acknowledged the societal constraints against taking an active role as first lady. "He (Hamid Karzai) and I both know our country's culture, traditions and the current state of affairs," she explained in a rare 2013 BBC ...

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  6. What the CIA was really up to after 9/11Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... warrior. Most of the book is about Mr Grenier's efforts from inside the American embassy in Islamabad to get Hamid Karzai into the driver's seat in Afghanistan in the immediate aftermath of the attacks on America on September 11th 2001. Mr Grenier ...

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  7. Afghan's Being Fooled With Fake Peace Talks. By Dr. Florance EbrahimiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Pakistan Christian Post

    ... in relations between the neighbours following years of mutual suspicion throughout former president Hamid Karzai's tenure. But it's hard to believe as the Pakistani army has long been accused of fostering militant groups on both sides of its border ...

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  8. In brief: Chinese survey finds increase in pandas - Sat, 28 Feb 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... the leaders' first visit since they formed a unity government after an election to replace former President Hamid Karzai, whose relations with the U.S. grew increasingly strained. Abdullah's post is similar to that of a prime minister. Washington - ...

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  9. Afghan democracy and western hypocrisyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Al Jazeera

    Davood Moradian is the director-general of the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies and former chief of programmes in President Hamid Karzai's office and chief policy adviser to Afghanistan's ministry of foreign affairs. Afghanistan's third democratisation experiment continues to be threatened by two issues that derailed them: a power struggle among the elites and external powers' anti-democratic agendas.

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

    Friday | 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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  11. Did Speaker Boehner tell President Obama about this?Read the original story

    Friday | GretaWire

    ... NOTE: Ghani will be the second president of Afghanistan to address the United States Congress: President Hamid Karzai appeared before a joint meeting on June 15, 2004. Additional details regarding media credentialing and logistics will be released ...

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  12. Obama to host new Afghan leaders at White House on March 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | US News & World Report

    ... the leaders' first visit since they formed a unity government after an election to replace former President Hamid Karzai, whose relations with the U.S. grew increasingly strained. Abdullah's post is similar to that of a prime minister. White House ...

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  13. Afghan President Ghani to speak to joint meeting of CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... The speech is set for March 25. Ghani will be the second Afghan president to address Congress. Former President Hamid Karzai appeared before a joint meeting of Congress on June 15, 2004.

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  14. Obama will host Afghanistana s new leader at Camp DavidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Washington Post

    ... a solid relationship with Obama. That is in sharp contrast to the strained U.S. ties with former Afghan leader Hamid Karzai, a frequent critic of U.S. and NATO actions in Afghanistan. While in Washington, Ghani is also expected to address a joint ...

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  15. Marcus: Afghan first lady delicately broaches women's issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Columbian

    The most striking thing about interviewing Rula Ghani, the first lady of Afghanistan, may be that the interview is taking place at all. Consider Zeenat Karzai, the physician wife of former Afghan President Hamid Karzai, was rarely seen in public during her husband's decadelong tenure.

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  16. New Signs of Optimism for Afghan-Pakistan RelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Voice of America

    Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, right, receives Afghan President Ashraf Ghani at the prime minister house in Islamabad, Pakistan, Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. For decades, relations between Pakistan and Afghanistan have been marred by mutual mistrust and suspicion.

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  17. Tired of Towing This Month - Bob SchoemannRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... coast. Local outlook. Just and that's just for for a year a company with the four trucks. Boy how about toads Hamid Karzai be towed. Always been a total almost oh culture. Jews are a little. How does it compare another years. It's probably ...

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  18. MomentumMECHANICAL DIFFICULTYRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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