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Ghani Orders Opening of Institution to Control, Treat Cancer

Around 20,000 Afghan citizens are suffering from cancer annually while 80 percent of the cancer patients lose their lives in Afghanistan, officials said on Sunday. Speaking at the “National Symposium on Fighting Against Cancer” in Kabul, the Chairwomen of Afghanistan Medical Council Dr. Nasrin Oryakhail said that the World Health …

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Ghani Appoints Salam Rahimi as Special Envoy For Peace

President Ashraf Ghani has appointed Abdul Salam Rahimi as his special representative for peace and state minister in peace affairs, the presidential palace said in a statement on Saturday. According to the statement, president Ghani has approved Rahimi’s appointment in accordance with Article 64 and Item 13 of Afghanistan Constitution. …

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Khalilzad: Peace Talks are Entering a New Stage

The U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad says that he will stay in Kabul and that he will have consultations with the Government leaders, political figures, civil society, and women. Khalilzad met with President Ashraf Ghani and his team on Sunday and briefed him on his recent trips …

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Grand Consultative Peace Jirga Ends in Kabul

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani remarked in the closing gathering of the Grand Consultative Peace Jirga on Friday, where he said all recommendations mentioned in the Jirga’s resolution will be implemented by the Afghan government. He stressed that the Jirga’s resolution would become a major part of the peace policy and …

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Khalilzad, Afghan Leaders Push ‘Intra-Afghan’ Dialogue

President Ashraf Ghani met with U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad at the Presidential Palace on Saturday and discussed the peace process and stressed the need for intra-Afghan talks, the Presidential Office said in a statement. According to the statement, Khalilzad briefed President Ghani and other Afghan government …

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Uzbekistan Says Ready to Host Kabul-Taliban Talks

President Ashraf Ghani on Sunday met with visiting Uzbekistan delegation in Kabul and discussed the peace process, regional connectivity, infrastructure projects, trade, transit, regional issues and expansion of economic ties. The Presidential Palace in a statement said that the Uzbekistani delegation was led by the country’s National Security Advisor Viktor Muhammadov …

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Leaked Documents Show President Ghani ‘Meddled’ in Parliamentary Vote

Documents obtained by Ariana News show that President Ashraf Ghani has meddled in October parliamentary elections in favor of a particular candidate. Based on the obtained documents, the Independent Electoral Complaints Commission had asked the Attorney General’s Office (AGO) to provide information about parliamentary candidates with criminal convictions. In between, …

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