Latest Hamid Karzai Stories

2010-11-20 14:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- See video from NATO TV at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=dee6171f-c1dc-42f3-adce-9546ba7ad804 Video from the signature of the Declaration of Enduring Partnership between NATO and Afghanistan.

2010-05-19 10:38:00

WASHINGTON, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Many of the challenges that remain in Afghanistan were highlighted last week during Afghan President Hamid Karzai's four-day visit to the United States.

2008-11-06 11:17:37

A new report of Afghanistan civilian deaths in a U.S. airstrike fanned more furor Thursday, officials said. The report prompted Afghan President Hamid Karzai to call on U.S. President-elect Barack Obama to halt the attacks, CNN reported.

2008-11-06 00:00:06

At least 40 Afghan civilians were killed and 28 more injured in a U.S.-led airstrike that hit a wedding gathering in southern Afghanistan, officials said.

2008-11-05 15:00:12

Civilians including women and children were killed in a U.S. air strike aimed at Taliban militants in Afghanistan's Kandihar province, Afghan officials said.

2008-09-25 12:00:18

Text of report by privately-owned Afghan newspaper Payman daily on 24 September Can the attack on the Afghan consul general in Peshawar, his kidnapping and the shooting dead of his driver have an impact on the not-so-good relations between the two countries? What we know about Pakistan and its stance on Afghanistan during the past years does not suggest a good relationship between the two countries.

2008-09-24 21:00:02

By Sara Kugler NEW YORK - Sarah Palin met her first world leaders Tuesday. It was a tightly controlled crash course on foreign policy for the Republican vice presidential candidate, the mayor-turned- governor who has been outside North America just once.

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