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17 hrs ago | ABC News

Afghan Election Commission Delays Vote Results

Afghanistan's election commission has delayed a planned release of full results from the April 5 presidential election to allow for recounts and audits.

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17 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

Afghan election commission delays vote results

Wednesday's announcement increases confusion surrounding the balloting to replace President Hamid Karzai, who is ineligible for a third term.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Huffington Post

Stanley McChrystal Recalls Fallout From Rolling Stone Article

Retired Gen. Stanley McChrystal penned an op-ed Tuesday in which he addressed his fall from grace while serving as the commanding general of international and U.S. forces in Afghanistan.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, South Africa, Africa,

Uprisingradio.org

Daily News Flash with Robert Jensen on US Troops in Afghanistan,...

Daily News Flash with Robert Jensen on US Troops in Afghanistan, Party Appeals to Latino Vote and Supreme Court Ruling on Affirmative Action Uprising's guest expert Robert Jensen, an author and a professor of journalism at the University of Texas at Austin, analyzes today's news headlines: Talks between the US and Afghanistan indicate that US ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US News, University of Texas at Austin

Air Force Times

Report: U.S. may leave fewer troops in Afghanistan

The Obama administration is reportedly considering options to leave far fewer troops in Afghanistan after this year than the top U.S. and NATO commander for Afghanistan has recommended.

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Related Topix: Asia, Afghanistan, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Sunday Herald

MP fears for his Afghan charity as country prepares for a new leader

THE future for Afghanistan remains as unpredictable as ever, a British MP has warned, as the country prepares for the election of a new leader.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Prince Charles

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Commentary: Washington Post: Afghans handle an ele...

The first round of Afghanistan's election this month delivered a resounding, three-part defeat to the Taliban.

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Washington Times

Book Review: 'The Shock and Awing of America'

In "The Shock and Awing of America," author Ximena Ortiz argues that the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks "made a direct hit on the country's collective psyche" and that they still "carry a strong, damaging resonance."

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AlertNet

Taliban negotiator released in UAE, returns to Kabul-peace body

A top Afghan peace negotiator held under house arrest in the United Arab Emirates has been released and returned to Kabul, an Afghan peace council official said on Monday, seemingly closing the door on a peace track favoured by President Hamid Karzai.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Xinhuanet

Interview: Afghan security advisor confident over signing BSA with U.S.

Afghan National Security Advisor Dr. Rangin Dadfar Spanta has said that he is confident his country would sign the controversial Bilateral Security Agreement with the United States .

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The Lebanon Daily News

Abdullah's lead grows in new Afghan vote results

Former Foreign Minister Abdullah Abdullah's lead slightly increased in partial results for Afghanistan's presidential election released Sunday, but he and rival Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai still seem to be heading for a runoff next month.

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The Nation

Karzai shocked by the attack on Hamid Mir

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/20-Apr-2014/karzai-shocked-by-the-attack-on-hamid-mir For news details Read on : Karzai shocked by the attack on Hamid Mir President Hamid Karzai was shocked at the assassination attempt on journalist Hamid Mir and expressed sympathies with his family, management of the Jang group and staff ... (more)

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Asia, Afghanistan, World News

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Washington Post

The presidential election in Afghanistan offers a welcome result

THE FIRST round of Afghanistan's election this month delivered a resounding, three-part defeat to the Taliban.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Detention of Taliban commander disrupts Afghan peace talks

A top Taliban commander in the midst of peace negotiations with the Afghan government has been detained in the United Arab Emirates, according to Afghan officials, which thwarts long-term reconciliation efforts between insurgents and President Hamid Karzai's government.

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Stars and Stripes

Top Air Force NCO hails Afghan air force ops during elections

The Afghan air force's operations in support of presidential elections this month show that the service is making quick progress as the pullout of most foreign troops nears, the U.S. Air Force's top enlisted man said Friday.

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Weekday Magazine

Afghan President's Calls Secured From Eavesdropping

A spokesman Nasratullah Rahimi says that new high-tech network is reliable and that new SIM cards have been given to President Hamid Karzai, the vice presidents, and other government members to connect to the network.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Daily Beast

Taliban Peacemaker Locked UpBy Jacob Siegel, Sami Yousafzai

A key voice for reconciliation in Afghanistan has been missing for weeks after an apparent arrest.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Common Dreams

US Air Strike Killed Civilians: Afghan Officials

Afghan men carry the coffin of a civilian, allegedly killed in a NATO air strike, on the outskirts of Jalalabad in Nangarhar province on October 5, 2013.

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Democracy Now

Arizona Enacts Law Authorizing Warrantless Inspection of Abortion Clinics

Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists are staging rival shows of force amidst a growing risk of violent escalation.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

SFGate

News of the day From Across the Globe, April 16

A worker said more than 10,000 employees at Yue Yuen Industrial's plant in the southern province of Guangdong joined the strike on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Prison, Social Security, Personal Finance, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

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