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1 hr ago | 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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5 hrs ago | 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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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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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

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)

Suria

Afghan poll hopeful Ghani wants Pakistan...

Afghan presidential hopeful Ashraf Ghani says rapprochement with the Taliban's old backers Pakistan, along the lines of France and Germany after World War II, is key to ending instability in his conflict-torn nation.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Daily Caller

Boehner, House Republicans visit Afghanistan

As Afghans prepare to decide who will replace outgoing President Hamid Karzai, House Speaker John Boehner and a group of senior House Republicans have taken a trip to that war-torn country.

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The Huffington Post

Samantha Power: Talks With Iran Continue Amid Outrage Over Ambassador Pick

The United States' ambassador to the United Nations says talks about Iran's nuclear program are continuing undisturbed by Washington's decision to block Tehran's ambassador to the diplomatic body.

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The Wave

Arthur I. Cyr: Afghan elections and evidence of progress

Afghanistan's April 5 presidential election provides limited but promising evidence of political progress, as United States military combat forces prepare to depart later this year.

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Xinhuanet

Interview: Abdullah to accept "transparent" election results but prepared for 2nd round

Afghan presidential hopeful Abdullah Abdullah has said that he would accept the result of a " transparent" election but at the same time is prepared for a second round of balloting if necessary.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

SFGate

News of the day From Across the Globe, April 14

There were no immediate reports of injuries. The first quake, a magnitude 7.6, hit 200 miles southeast of Honiara on Sunday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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Related Topix: Oceania, World News, Solomon Islands, Earthquake, Natural Disasters, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Science, Asia, Afghanistan

Jurist

Afghanistan election marked by fraud complaints

The April 5 vote has been praised [Reuters report] because of the high voter turnout and the failure of Taliban militants to stage attacks on election day.

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KTVN Reno

Abdullah, Ghani lead in partial Afghan vote tally

An Ohio man is sitting on a street corner with a sign declaring he's a bully as part of his sentence for harassing a neighbor and her disabled children.

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KATV Little Rock

On the Campaign Trail with Curtis Coleman

Roby Brock goes on the campaign trail with gubernatorial candidate Curtis Coleman.

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KATV Little Rock

Roundtable with Michael Cook and Alice Stewart

Roundtable discussion with Michael Cook and Alice Stewart. Watch Talk Business and Politics with Roby Brock each Sunday at 9a.m. on KATV channel 7. An Afghan official says nearly 1,900 complaints of fraud in this month's presidential election are being investigated but the number is lower than that of the last election.

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