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  1. Afghan power-sharing accord held up by last-minute wrangle over election resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    Differences over releasing results of the disputed presidential election are holding up final agreement on a power-sharing deal between the two candidates to succeed President Hamid Karzai and pave the way for finalizing a pact to allow U.S.-led troops to remain in the country next year, officials from both camps said Thursday. Aides to former Foreign Minister Abdullah Abdullah and ex-Finance Minister Ashraf Ghani said Tuesday that the two sides were close to an agreement that would end months of uncertainty after a two-round election which both sides claim was rigged by the other.

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  2. The trouble with the a no boots on the grounda talk about Iraq and SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... taking control of the country in October 2001, and had a hand in setting up a new government under President Hamid Karzai. Conventional ground troops - a common harbinger of an official ground war - did not arrive in significant numbers until ...

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  3. Afghan poll crisis talks delayed againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | The Peninsula

    ... the results of a UN-monitored investigation into vote-rigging. The dispute over the vote to replace President Hamid Karzai, Afghanistan's only leader since the 2001 US-led military intervention to oust the Taliban, has destabilised Afghanistan ahead ...

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  4. Afghan Election Talks Stall Over Release of Vote ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Voice of America

    Afghan President Hamid Karzai speaks during celebrations to commemorate Afghanistan's 95th anniversary of independence as he is flanked by presidential candidates Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 2014. Talks between Afghanistan's rival presidential candidates have stalled again, in part over when and how to release the final results of an election that both say was rigged by the other side, officials said on Wednesday.

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  5. Afghan election crisis talks stall over release of vote results : September 18, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Daily Times

    ... the results of a U.N.-monitored investigation into vote-rigging. The dispute over the vote to replace President Hamid Karzai, Afghanistan's only leader since the 2001 U.S.-led military intervention to oust the Taliban, has destabilized Afghanistan ...

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  6. Afghanistan's stability depends on two presidential contenders reaching a dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... are well-educated, pro-Western moderates who served together during the first government of outgoing President Hamid Karzai . "We are able to work together pragmatically," Mr. Ghani said. They both support signing a crucial agreement with the Obama ...

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  7. Taliban suicide bomber kills 3 foreign troops in strike on convoy near US Embassy in KabulRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | Neepawa Press

    ... in this year's presidential election in April, and voted again in a two-man runoff election in June. President Hamid Karzai on Monday hosted the two candidates - Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai - in hopes of helping them reach agreement ...

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  8. Afghanistan: 'Broke and Needs a $537 Million Bailout'Read the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | The Weekly Standard

    ... blame the financial woes on the ongoing stalemate over who won the election to replace outgoing President Hamid Karzai. Since the fall of the Taliban in 2001, the U.S. government has appropriated $104 billion rebuilding and supporting the Afghan ...

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  9. Hamid Karzai: A Presidency In PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    Hamid Karzai has been the leader of Afghanistan for almost 13 years, since shortly after the U.S.-led invasion of the country in late 2001. He was constitutionally barred from seeking a third term in office and so did not run in the May 2014 election.

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  10. Afghan suicide bomber kills 3 foreign troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | The Daily Republic

    ... in this year's presidential election in April, and voted again in a two-man runoff election in June. President Hamid Karzai on Monday hosted the two candidates - Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai - in hopes of helping them reach agreement ...

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  11. Deal between Afghan presidential candidates close after 'breakthrough'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... "This is a breakthrough, there has been progress luckily," Aimal Faizi, spokesman for outgoing President Hamid Karzai, said after negotiations between the rivals on Monday. "Soon they will put all these points in a document that will be signed in ...

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  12. Avoid a classic blunder: Stay out of religious wars in the Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Reuters

    ... States can't make them do this, as amply proved by Washington's 11 years of vain collaboration with President Hamid Karzai in Afghanistan and eight years with President Nouri al-Maliki in Iraq, who built power at the expense of religious and ethnic ...

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  13. Afghan rugby team captain in heroic rescue after suicide bombRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | New York Post

    ... candidates Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah Abdullah battle for control over who will replace former President Hamid Karzai, the Taliban has been slowly advancing their stranglehold over the leaderless nation. Kabul has seen its fair share of violence, ...

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  14. Afghan rivals said close to ending feudRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | The Nation

    KABUL : Afghanistan's rival presidential candidates may reach a deal on how to share power late on Tuesday, according to Afghan and Western officials, potentially ending months of tension over the outcome of a run-off election held in June. The struggle to find a successor to President Hamid Karzai, who has held power since the Taliban were ousted in 2001, has destabilised Afghanistan and paralysed its economy just as most foreign troops withdraw.

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  15. 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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  16. Afghan rivals to end power-sharing feudRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | The Peninsula

    KABUL: Afghanistan's rival presidential candidates may reach a deal on how to share power late yesterday, according to Afghan and Western officials, potentially ending months of tension over the outcome of a run-off election held in June. The struggle to find a successor to President Hamid Karzai, who has held power since the Islamist Taliban were ousted in 2001, has destabilised Afghanistan and paralysed its economy just as most foreign troops withdraw.

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  17. Future Afghan government to face 'looming fiscal crisis'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    With growing hopes for the conclusion of a disputed presidential poll, analyst William Byrd talks to DW about the economic challenges awaiting Afghanistan's future government and concerns about a looming fiscal crisis. For the past few months, Afghanistan has been plunged in a crisis over the fraud-tainted June 14 presidential runoff election aimed at determining the successor of President Hamid Karzai.

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  18. Kabul's Old City sees new lease of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Suria

    ... by former diplomat Rory Stewart and grew out of a conversation between Prince Charles and outgoing President Hamid Karzai in 2002. It involved the renovation of more than 60 houses with the help of members of the local community who were paid to ...

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  19. Announce Afghan poll results: presidential candidate GhaniRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    ... for durable peace and stability in Afghanistan. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai Tuesday urged the two candidates to reach an agreement on a government of national unity in accordance with the one they ...

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  20. Indian media: Charges against BJP chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Newsday

    ... Swaraj, on her first visit to Kabul as India's Foreign Minister, on Wednesday held talks with Afghan President Hamid Karzai on the political and security situation in the war-torn country, The Hindu reports. Ms Swaraj said that India would continue ...

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