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Karzai says goodbye with a final jibe at U.S

Outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai said goodbye to government officials and used his farewell speech to take a parting shot at the United States, accusing Washington of waging a war against Taliban insurgents for its own ends. “This is not our war, it is a foreigners’ war — it is …

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Taliban-Designated Governor Among 8 Killed In Herat

A shadow-governor of the Taliban for Herat province has been killed along with a senior Taliban Quetta Shura member and 6 other militants in the western province, security sources said. National Directorate of Security (NDS)—Afghanistan’s intelligence agency—directorate in Herat province declared Tuesday that the shadow-governor named Abdul Rahman Nika had …

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Canada Welcomes Afghanistan’s National Unity Government

The Canadian foreign affairs ministry has issued a statement welcoming the agreement between Presidential candidates on establishing national unity government. The Presidential candidates Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai signed the agreement Sunday noon in a ceremony attended by President Karzai, cabinet members and civil society activists. “Canada welcomes the …

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UN Welcomes National Unity Government

The United Nations has welcomed the agreement signed yesterday (Sunday) by the two presidential candidates, Dr. Abdullah Abdullah and Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai, to establish a government of national unity as an important step to move the country towards a period of stability. “The uncertainty of the past months has …

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Agreement On Unity government Signed

Both the Presidential candidates, Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai, have signed the proposed agreement to form a joint government of national unity. The historic event that took place Sunday around 12pm noon was attended by the outgoing President Hamid Karzai, cabinet members, former Jihadi leaders and civil society activists. …

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Agreement between the 2 candidates may signs today

Ashraf Ghani’s electoral team has said that they are expected that the agreement between the two presidential candidates sign today. Spokesman of Ghani’s electoral team said to media outlets that now there are very little differences between the two candidates and both electoral teams are close to reach an agreement. …

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30 armed Taliban killed in a series of operations in Paktia

In a series of special operations of Afghanistan National Army in Sada Keli area of Niki district of Paktia province 30 armed Taliban were killed, local officials said. Spokesman of National army, Jawed Salim noted that most of the dead were Pakistani Taliban. Salim added that Afghan forces have gained …

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