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2 hrs ago | CNN

Op-Ed from Secretary Kerry

Op-Ed from Secretary Kerry Again and again, through all my visits to your country, I've been struck by one profound fact: Afghans want and deserve a better future.

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6 hrs ago | World Magazine

Globe Trot: Taliban gains ground in Afghanistan

AFGHANISTAN: World events are moving Western focus elsewhere, and a Taliban advance is going unreported with U.S. forces in decline and an election crisis threatening government stability.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Post-gazette.com

World briefs: Court avoids oil dispute

A U.S. judge said on Tuesday her court "has no jurisdiction" over a tanker near Texas loaded with Kurdish crude oil because it is some 60 miles offshore, meaning the order she issued earlier to seize the $100 million cargo cannot be enforced at this time.

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ETaiwanNews.com

BC-AP News Coverage Advisory

Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today. Some plans are subject to change.

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The Economist

The election that never ended

THREE airless aluminium warehouses, shaped like giant armadillos, sit hunched on the outskirts of Kabul.

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Foreign Policy

Powerful Karzai Cousin Killed; Pakistani Army Shake Up Imminent; Kerry Praises Modi's Governance

Bonus Read: "U.S. paratroopers in Afghanistan hope to deal a few final blows against the Taliban," Ernesto Londono Hashmat Karzai, a powerful cousin of Afghan President Hamid Karzai, was killed by a suicide bomber during a dinner party at his home in Kandahar province on Tuesday .

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The Washington Post

Afghan presidenta s cousin assassinated by suicide bomber

Afghan President Hamid Karzai's cousin, Hashmat Khalil Karzai, was killed at his residence by a suicide bomber on Tuesday in Afghanistan's southern Kandahar province, officials said.

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ABC News

Suicide Bomber Kills Afghan President's Cousin

An Afghan official says a suicide bomber, his explosives hidden inside his turban, has assassinated the cousin of President Hamid Karzai.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

News Max

Afghani Vote Frontrunner's Spokesman: Coalition Govt 'Unacceptable'

At a time when U.S. forces are disengaging from Afghanistan and the embattled country is in the throes of a disputed presidential election, the spokesman for the candidate now leading in the vote recount told Newsmax that a coalition government with the runner-up is "unacceptable."

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KSLA-TV Shreveport

Costa Concordia ends final voyage

Officials in rebellion-wracked eastern Ukraine say at least eight civilians have been killed by fighting and shelling in two cities held by separatist militants.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Outgoing Karzai says Afghans need new president

Afghanistan's outgoing leader Hamid Karzai says his nation needs a new president and urged for a speedy conclusion to the ballot audit that will determine his successor.

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Star-Telegram.com

Outgoing Karzai says Afghans need new president

Afghanistan's outgoing leader Hamid Karzai says his nation needs a new president and urged for a speedy conclusion to the ballot audit that will determine his successor.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Fasting, Health, Life, Holidays, Ramadan,

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Nation

Pakistan, China renew resolve for Afghan peace

China's Special Envoy on Afghan Affairs, Ambassador Sun Yuxi, called on Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry and discussed host of issues including Pakistan's fight against terrorism as well as developments in Afghanistan.

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Korea Herald

[David Ignatius] In chaotic world, some optimism

The world has been so chaotic lately that it was easy to overlook two U.S. diplomatic maneuvers - involving the turbulent nations of Afghanistan and Iran - that avoided what could have been dangerous ruptures.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Daily Kos

Stuff Said About the Afghan Election Audit

The internationally supervised, slow-moving audit of 8.1 million Afghan votes from last month's disputed presidential runoff resumed Sunday, a day after differences between the rival candidates over ballot scrutiny led to its temporary suspension.

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Nerve News

China pledges more support for Afghanistan's development

China would like to see a smooth transition of power in Afghanistan and will give more support for the country's reconciliation and economic development, China's newly-appointed Special Envoy for Afghan Affairs Sun Yuxi said here Friday.

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ABC News

Afghan Taliban Leader Warns Against Pact With US

The Taliban's reclusive leader is warning that a bilateral security pact allowing foreign troops to stay in Afghanistan beyond the end of this year will mean more fighting.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Post-gazette.com

World briefs: 2 Finnish aid workers killed

Two Finnish aid workers with an international Christian organization were shot dead on Thursday in Afghanistan's western city of Herat, officials said.

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The Washington Post

In Afghanistan and Iran, John Kerry brings some reasons for hope

T he world has been so chaotic lately that it was easy to overlook two U.S. diplomatic maneuvers - involving the turbulent nations of Afghanistan and Iran - that avoided what could have been dangerous ruptures.

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Daily Times

Pakistan asks Karzai to pardon jailed reporter : July 24, 2014,

ISLAMABAD Pakistan on Thursday appealed to Afghan President Hamid Karzai to issue a pardon to a journalist facing a four-year jail term in Afghanistan for contacting 'terrorists.'

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