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  1. So, That Happened: The Podcast Barack Obama Does Not Want You To HearRead the original story

    6 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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  2. The case for Australian troops staying on in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Canberra Times

    ... Afghanistan's capable new president, Ashraf Ghani, in contrast to the mixed messages sent by his predecessor, Hamid Karzai, and the plain hostility of Iraq's leadership in 2011, which effectively booted out the US . This week, Bishop added her voice ...

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  3. Make My DayHONEY, it's Over. Burma ShaveRead the original story

    14 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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  4. On Native GroundDARWIN and the Scientific Revolution he MadeRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | 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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  5. Why McCain is wrong about sending ground troops to fight ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... According to the Georgetown Journal of International Affairs , both Iraq's Nouri al-Maliki and Afghanistan's Hamid Karzai utilized U.S. support to further their own political goals rather than ensure American interests. Who in the Iraqi government ...

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  6. Ar EndorsesTIME for New Blood in FloridaRead the original story

    Aug 22, 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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  7. On Native GroundIS it 1994 All Over Again?Read the original story

    Jul 31, 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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  8. New chief of CIA Clandestine Service once saved Hamid KarzaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ynetnews

    The CIA officer credited with saving former President Hamid Karzai's life during the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan in 2001 has been named director of the agency's spying arm.

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  9. New chief of CIA Clandestine Service is spying veteranRead the original story

    Thursday | WJRT

    The CIA officer credited with saving Hamid Karzai's life during the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan in 2001 has been named director of the National Clandestine Service, the agency's spying arm. The officer, a former Marine who is under cover and whose first name is Greg, was recently the head of the Special Activities Division, the CIA's elite paramilitary force.

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  10. Gunman Reportedly Kills 3 U.S. Contractors In Attack At Kabul AirportRead the original story

    Thursday | KWBU-TV Waco

    Three Americans who were working as contractors in Afghanistan died in a gunman's attack at the Hamid Karzai International Airport complex Thursday, the Associated Press reports. "It was not immediately clear who did the shooting or whether the shooter was a member of the Afghan security forces.

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  11. CIA Picks Undercover Veteran 'Spider' as Spy ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Wall Street Journal

    ... within the agency is something of legend. He survived an 2001 accidental U.S. bombing attack while meeting with Hamid Karzai , helped launch attacks against al Qaeda and the Taliban in 2002, and accompanied Mr. Karzai, who by then had become ...

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  12. CIA officer who once saved future Afghan leader Karzai's life is now the agency's chief spyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Star Tribune

    The CIA officer credited with saving Hamid Karzai's life during the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan in 2001 has been named director of the agency's spying arm.

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  13. Suicide attack on Afghanistan funeral kills at least 8: OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Straits Times

    ... the new Cabinet, a fresh setback for the newly formed "national unity government". Ghani, like his predecessor Hamid Karzai, has also promised to reach out to the Taliban to find a lasting peace for his country, without compromising on fundamental ...

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  14. Few of Afghan president's Cabinet nominees confirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... to lead the country's Defense Ministry. Karimi had been acting minister of defense since former President Hamid Karzai left office in September. It was a further steback for Ghani's administration, which took months to name Cabinet nominees among ...

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  15. Afghan economy stagnates amid political deadlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Newsday

    Exactly four months after the inauguration of Afghanistan's new president Ashraf Ghani, there is still no government in place in Afghanistan, and the long delay is threatening the economic recovery of one of the frailest economies in the world. Instead, deputy ministers from the former administration are caretaking government departments, and the new president has fired many officials across the country without appointing replacements.

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  16. Afghan president faces new hurdles as cabinet nominees rejectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Reuters

    ... and security officials accusing parliamentarians of taking bribes in exchange for votes. Former president Hamid Karzai emerged as another loser on Wednesday, after the budget decision rejected his decree to continue paying over a hundred of his ...

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  17. Meet the Female CEO Making a Big Impact in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Forbes.com

    ... , CEO of Kabul-based Turquoise Mountain . Founded in 2006 at the request of Prince Charles of Wales and Hamid Karzai, the President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Turquoise Mountain's mission is to create jobs, skills, and a renewed sense ...

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  18. I am whatever I say I amRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Nation

    ... problem with extremism and terrorists in Pakistan, but do more. They would hear the former Mayor of Kabul, Hamid Karzai, chanting that every terrorist attack in Afghanistan has its roots in Pakistan's tribal areas. There's a great song from an ...

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  19. Obama Condemns Murder Of Japanese Man By Islamic State MilitantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | 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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  20. MomentumIS Everybody Happy?Read the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | 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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