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  1. What was achieved in Afghanistan?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    ... was in effect running on empty. President Ghani has far more economic ability than his predecessor President Hamid Karzai, and is determined that Afghanistan should pay its way in the world. But still, at the end of November, he will be in London, ...

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  2. 29 people killed in violence in Afghanistan's Farah provinceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Trend

    ... with the backing of US General David Petraeus but with strong opposition from former Afghan President Hamid Karzai. The Taliban claimed to have inflicted heavy loss on the Afghan militia, which has lately proven relatively more effective against the ...

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  3. MomentumMECHANICAL DIFFICULTYRead the original story

    Yesterday | 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. Market MoverTIGER, Tiger, Burning Bright: Lessons from Carner and HoganRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2009 | 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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  7. 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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  8. How Afghanistan Can Kick Its Drug HabitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Foreign Policy

    ... a growing Taliban presence, and organized criminal groups remain strong, according to UNODC. Former President Hamid Karzai used to say that "if we do not eliminate drugs, drugs will eliminate us." Of course, fighting narcotics is not Afghanistan's ...

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  9. China to host international meeting on AfghanistanRead the original story

    Friday | Xinhuanet

    ... according to the spokeswoman. Ghani was sworn in as new president of Afghanistan on September 29, replacing Hamid Karzai and marking the first-ever peaceful power transition in the history of the war-torn country. Most American and NATO combat ...

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  10. Afghan Reset? President Obama invites unity leaders to White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Russia Taday

    ... 2012. The pact between the United States and Afghanistan was in danger of falling apart under former President Hamid Karzai, who rejected key provisions of it. One provision granted the US authority to carry out military operations within the ...

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  11. Ghani, Abdullah invited to White House next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Peninsula

    KABUL: US President Barack Obama, keen to reset relations with Afghanistan that soured under longtime President Hamid Karzai, has invited the leaders of Afghanistan's new unity government to visit the White House early next year. The new Afghan leadership comes at a crucial time as American combat troops draw down after 13 years and a remaining US force of about 10,000 shifts to a support role for Afghan security forces taking over the fight against Taliban insurgents.

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  12. Obama invites Afghan leaders to White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | USA Today

    ... White House statement. Obama also congratulated Ghani and Abdullah -- rivals in the recent election to replace Hamid Karzai -- for forming a unity government. The White House said that Obama "commended the President and Dr. Abdullah on their ...

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  13. Doval Visits Kabul, Reaffirms India's Commitment to AssistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Outlook

    ... Ministry of External Affairs. National Security Advisor also paid a courtesy call on former Afghan President Hamid Karzai to personally convey Prime Minister Modi's best wishes and admiration for having led the country with which India has a ...

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  14. Afghanistan's Demographic DroughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Foreign Policy

    ... favor of his opponent had been fabricated. Afghanistan's Independent Election Commission (IEC), then-President Hamid Karzai, and Ghani rejected the allegations. The dispute incited a long and bitter political battle -- involving even the threat of a ...

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  15. NSA Ajit Doval visits Kabul, reaffirms India's commitment to assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | DNA India

    ... of External Affairs. The National Security Advisor also paid a courtesy call on former Afghan President Hamid Karzai to personally convey Prime Minister Modi's best wishes and admiration for having led the country with which India has a "special and ...

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  16. Afghanistan's new president to visit China next week: Chinese FMRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | People's Daily Online

    ... of cooperation," Hua said. Ghani was sworn in as new president of Afghanistan on September 29, replacing Hamid Karzai and marking the first-ever peaceful power transition in the history of the war-torn country. Calling Afghanistan "a traditional ...

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  17. New Afghan president's first foreign visit is to ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | The Times of India

    ... foreign ministry spokesperson Hua Chuying said on Wednesday. Former world bank economist Ghani, who succeeded Hamid Karzai, will come to Beijing on a four-day visit starting October 28. Observers said that it is significant that Ghani chose the ...

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  18. New Afghan President to visit ChinaRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Nerve News

    ... partnership of cooperation, Hua said. Ghani was sworn in the new President of Afghanistan Sep 29, succeeing Hamid Karzai and marking the first-ever peaceful power transition in the history of the war-torn country. Calling Afghanistan a traditional ...

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  19. Education is the best weapon against terrorism, says MalalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Rediff.com

    ... recipients of this award include Hillary Clinton, Tony Blair, George H W Bush, Bill Clinton, Kofi Annan and Hamid Karzai. Malala, 17, called for spending money on books, not guns in her speech. Addressing a 1,400-strong audience at the National ...

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  20. After Nobel Prize, Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai gets US Liberty MedalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Express India

    ... recipients of this award include Hillary Clinton, Tony Blair, George H W Bush, Bill Clinton, Kofi Annan and Hamid Karzai. Malala, 17, called for spending money on books, not guns in her speech. Addressing a 1400-strong audience at the National ...

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