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Karzai Hopeful of New Government This Week

President Hamid Karzai called on both the Presidential candidates to reach an agreement and put an end to the crises to save the war-hit Afghanistan. President Karzai said these statements in a ceremony commemorating martyr’s week and the martyrdom of National Hero Ahmad Shah Massoud Tuesday in Kabul. “I am …

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Abdullah says to not accept the election result

The Afghan presidential contender, Abdullah Abdullah says does not accept results of presidential vote, talks at deadlock. Abdullah Abdullah’s electoral team warned that they will not remain silent if the government of national unity not created. They also announced their stance regarding the election process. Abdullah’s electoral team technical consultant …

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10 oppositions killed in Kundoz

In a military operation in Char Dara district of Kundoz province, 10 armed oppositions of the government were killed and 5 others were wounded, said local officials in Kundoz. Spokesman of national army in Kundoz, Ghulam Hazrat said that one of the Afghan security forces was also killed in the …

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Domestic Production declines %38: Officials say

Officials in Association Industry department of Afghanistan confirmed the decline of %38 in domestic cultivation they have declared different reasons for such big loss avoiding investments of more than $6 billion, long lasting of the second round of the presidential election, expelling of some of the workers from different firms. …

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Upper House Severely Condemns Paghman Incident

  The Upper house of the parliament on their first day of working has significantly condemned the Paghman incident and expressed deep concerns over the ongoing security, political, economy conditions of the country.   Head of Upper house Fazil Ahmad Muslimyar has demanded the Security departments to pursue their trails …

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Paghman Convicts Awarded Death Penalty

All seven suspects charged with robbery and rape cases have been awarded death penalty by the appellate court of Kabul on Sunday. The court verdict came Sunday afternoon in an open trial session of seven suspects accused of robbing and rapping four women of a family who were attacked last …

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IECC invalidates 49 voting sites

Independent Election Complain Commission IECC officials have invalidated the 49 voting sites. Based on the decision made by the IECC officials from the beginning of the invalidation process 427 voting sites were invalidated and 15 other voting centers validated. The IECC chairman has also claimed that we are fully ready …

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Auditing process of votes cast ends

Afghan election votes cast was completed Friday, officials said, but the results will not be known for days as the contentious process of invalidating fraudulent ballots continues. Both presidential candidates claim to have won the June 14 election, triggering a political stalemate and rising ethnic tension as US-led NATO combat …

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Both Contenders sign agreement to support journalists

Both Afghanistan presidential contenders signed an agreement to support Journalists and Free Media Outlets. According to the agreement, both presidential candidates emphasized that they will support Journalists rights and will introduce the perpetrators of violence against journalist to the judicial institutions. Both Abdullah and Ghani promised that will make a …

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19 Taliban killed in truck bombs attack in Ghazni

Taliban insurgents have detonated two powerful truck bombs outside the office of Afghanistan’s spy agency and a police compound in the central town of Ghazni on Thursday. About 19 insurgents armed with machine guns and grenade launchers were also killed during the attack on the intelligence agency base in Ghazni …

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Auditing process to be completed tomorrow: IEC

The independent election commission (IEC) said on Wednesday that the auditing process of the presidential election will be completed tomorrow. The election commission emphasized that few days remaining for the announcement of the final result of presidential election. Spokesman of IEC, Noor Muhammad Noor noted that 94 percent of the …

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11 killed in Afghanistan as Taliban, army clash

An Afghan official says that an attack by Taliban fighters has killed five Afghan soldiers and wounded 14 in the country’s west. Gov. Fazullah Wahidi said Wednesday that the overnight attack also resulted in the deaths of six Taliban fighters. Wahidi said the attackers were wearing Afghan army uniforms. The …

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