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  1. More modestly, with KabulRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... Kabul. India was too risk-averse to embark on an expansive security cooperation when Ghani's predecessor, Hamid Karzai, was pressing for it earlier in the decade. (Illustration by: C R Sasikumar) The presence of Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani in ...

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  2. Farkhunda's death - 'turning point' for Afghanistan?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BBC News

    ... female MP, told the BBC that people needed to be better educated on the laws protecting women. Former President Hamid Karzai approved the Elimination of Violence Against Women law in 2009 but parliament has still not passed it. "Even though the law ...

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  3. Are the Taliban and their leader becoming yesterday's men?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... he's seen off all but the last few thousand US and coalition troops who came to hunt him; and he has survived Hamid Karzai's decade as president of the country that Omar himself ruled from 1996 to 2001. A US soldier points his rifle at a doorway ...

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  4. India to host Afghan leader, seeks to regain ground lost to China, PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Daily Times

    NEW DELHI: When Afghan President Ashraf Ghani makes his first official visit to India next week, it will be a chance for New Delhi to regain ground lost to regional rivals Pakistan and China and push interests including trade routes and arms sales. More than his predecessor Hamid Karzai, Ghani has reached out to neighbouring Pakistan to help negotiate a settlement with Taliban insurgents and to China to add clout to the fragile peace process as well as to invest in the Afghan economy.

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  5. Afghan-Finnish trade in lamb pelts vital to economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... a few of the best are sent to Kabul, where furriers style them into the memorable peaked hats former President Hamid Karzai made famous. A silvery or tan karakul hat can sell for more than $1,000. The karakul sheep's fur was once so widely admired ...

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  6. The Koch Brothers Will Never Die...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Daily Kos

    Lately, word has been spreading that US Vice President Dick Cheney, who was recently the target of an allegedly unsuccessful Taliban assassination attempt in Afghanistan, was in fact hit by the bomb. Eyewitness accounts of surviving bomb victims have reported seeing Cheney hit point blank by the explosion , which they said sent the 74 year old vice president flying across the room and into a cement wall, partially knocking it down.

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

    Thursday Apr 23 | 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. Market MoverTIGER, Tiger, Burning Bright: Lessons from Carner and HoganRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. Richard Stagg joins Rothschild as Chairman of IndiaRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Newkerala.com

    The Rothschild Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Stagg as Chairman of Rothschild in India with effect from May 1. He previously served as British High Commissioner to India between 2007 and 2011. Richard will work together with our Global Financial Advisory teams in India and around the world, providing M&A, debt and equity advice to Indian companies and international businesses looking to invest in the region.

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  12. MomentumMECHANICAL DIFFICULTYRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | 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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  13. Former Obama aide Johanna Maska is joining L.A. Times as marketing VPRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Los Angeles Times

    ... withdrawing U.S. troops in Afghanistan and winding down the war after signing an agreement with then-President Hamid Karzai. Before joining the Obama campaign, Maska worked as a program coordinator at Iowa's Department of Cultural Affairs. Before ...

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  14. Canada's sorry record training troops abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... joined the government security forces did not do so out of a burning desire to prop up the regime of President Hamid Karzai. His regime was widely despised, and rightfully so. No, those Afghans who joined the military and police did so because of ...

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  15. Dana Perino's insider look at the Bush White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Politico

    Dana Perino, the former White House press secretary for George W. Bush and current Fox News pundit, has written a new book, due out Tuesday, called "And the Good News IsLessons and Advice from the Bright Side." The memoir offers Perino's view of being under the glare of the klieg lights of the briefing room.

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  16. The last time I saw Kandahar, it was a remote Taliban bastion. How thata s changed.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Washington Post

    ... change to the landscape is the heavily-secured enclave of Aino Minna. Built by relatives of former President Hamid Karzai, the area is a planned residential development filled with multi-million dollar mansions, apartment buildings and shopping ...

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  17. on Target: Canadian mission to train Ukrainians leaves big questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... joined the government security forces did not do so out of a burning desire to prop up the regime of president Hamid Karzai. His regime was widely despised, and rightfully so. No, those Afghans who joined the military and police did so because of ... 3 comments

  18. ISIS Takes Credit for Suicide Bombing That Killed at Least 33 People in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Scared Monkeys

    ... tan Kills Six Taliban Islamists with One Bullet! Ahmed Wali Karzai, the Half-Brother of Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai, Assassinated By His own Security - Taliban Takes Credit

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  19. Iran, Afghanistan announce security cooperation against ISRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | The Nation

    ... than 100 people were also wounded. Ghani's two-day visit to Iran is his first since taking over from president Hamid Karzai in September, and he was accompanied on the trip by his foreign minister and minister for oil and mines. The Afghan leader ...

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  20. Iran, Afghanistan join hands in fight against IS militant groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Times of Oman

    ... than 100 people were also wounded. Ghani's two-day visit to Iran is his first since taking over from president Hamid Karzai in September, and he was accompanied on the trip by his foreign minister and minister for oil and mines. The Afghan leader ...

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