In shadowy covert wars, Iran takes centre
HuffPostIn shadowy covert wars, Iran takes centre stageHuffPost... that dates back to the US-Saudi-backed jihad against the Soviets in the 1980s, Iran played in the wake of the US ousting of the Taliban a key role in the Bonn conference that united disparate Afghan factions behind the government of Hamid Karzai ...and more »
Posted on 2 November 2017 | 12:57 am
Iranian among 13 drug traffickers nabbed in
Iranian among 13 drug traffickers nabbed in a weekPajhwok Afghan News (blog)They were arrested in seven days in connection with 12 cases which had been sent to CJTF for judicial proceedings, he said. According to him, of the cases mentioned, five belonged to the Hamid Karzai International Airport, where the drug traffickers ...and more »
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 6:09 am
Did the world get Aung San Suu Kyi wrong? |
TODAYonlineDid the world get Aung San Suu Kyi wrong? | TODAYonlineTODAYonlineThough Ms Aung San Suu Kyi's fall from grace was spectacular, it is a common story of how the world, in its zeal to find a simple solution to the complex problem ...and more »
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 1:05 am
Hamid Karzai's Call for a Grand Afghan
The WireHamid Karzai's Call for a Grand Afghan Assembly Can Shake Up Politics in the CountryThe WireOn October 12, former Afghanistan president Hamid Karzai, in a media conference in Kabul, publicly called for the holding of a constitutional loya jirga – the traditional Afghan grand assembly – “to deal with the crisis facing the country”, reported ...Karzai wants US to consult regional actors on AfghanistanPajhwok Afghan News (blog)all 3 news articles »
Posted on 27 October 2017 | 6:30 am
MPs Blame Karzai For Current Crisis -
TOLOnewsMPs Blame Karzai For Current CrisisTOLOnewsMeanwhile, other lawmakers said the overall situation of Afghanistan was better under Karzai's government if compared with the current situation. “I appreciate (Hamid) Karzai's 13 years of presidency. Afghanistan had no government and nothing and we ...and more »
Posted on 14 October 2017 | 7:44 am
Security officials must stop interrogating
Under the media law promulgated in 2013 by then President Hamid Karzai, complaints against media outlets and journalists are supposed to be handled by the Media Verification Commission before being transferred to the judicial authorities, if appropriate.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 9:53 pm
Only Three of 116 Guantanamo Detainees Were
Afghan soldiers launched deadly "green on blue" attacks, wounding and killing their US mentors. Their former US-financed president, Hamid Karzai, would frequently denounce US conduct in Afghanistan and refused to sign a long-term basing deal with the ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 4:25 am
Pentagon revives probe into killing of
When the allegations initially surfaced, they caused a rift between coalition forces and the government of then President Hamid Karzai. The Green Beret unit in question was forced to leave its operating district. Loans Politics & Government The Pentagon
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 3:58 am
Karzai to attend Defence Seminar in Colombo
Former President of Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai will attend the annual defence seminar which will be held next month. The Ministry of Defence said that final touches are now underway in preparation for ‘Defence Seminar – 2015′ which will be held on ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 11:24 pm
U.S. Army Reopens Criminal Inquiry Into
Afghan military investigators who carried out their own investigation on the orders of Hamid Karzai, the president at the time, had blamed the murders on interrogators who were part of a Special Forces A-Team based in the Nerkh district of Wardak Province ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 8:12 am