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    UK to renew Afghan aid vow at Wales

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The deputy British ambassador on Tuesday said his country would renew its commitment to continuously supporting Afghanistan at next month’s NATO summit in Wales.



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    Campbell leadership comes at defining moment: Hagel

    WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): As General John Campbell assumes command of International Assistance Security Force (ISAF), US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel Tuesday said his leadership came at a defining moment in Afghanistan.



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    11,000 checklists, result sheets ready

     

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Tuesday announced entering at least 11,000 checklists and result sheets into the computerised system.



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    UN highlights consultative nature of audit

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The United Nations on Tuesday highlighted the exceptional levels of consultation and joint oversight of the presidential election audit, which is now more than three-quarters complete.



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    Presidential runners set to meet again

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Change and Continuity team said presidential runners Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai and  Dr. Abdullah Abdullah would hold a meeting with President Hamid Karzai at the Presidential Palace on Tuesday.



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    Abdullah team warns of boycotting vote audit

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Reform and Unanimity team, led by presidential candidate Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, on Tuesday warned of boycotting the ongoing vote audit if its technical demands were not meet.



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    Dempsey attends ISAF change of command event

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Gen. Martin Dempsey, US Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman, arrived in Kabul on Monday night to attend the change of American military command in Afghanistan.



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    Ballot invalidation process set in motion

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Monday started invalidating bogus votes in the presence of observes and media representatives, as the audit exercise gained momentum, an official said.



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    Watchdog ready to address post-audit complaints

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghan-led election watchdog on Monday expressed its readiness to register complaints from presidential candidates against Independent Election Commission (IEC) decisions on the outcome of the ongoing vote audit.



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    Next president asked to focus on merit, security

    PARAKH (Pajhwok): Residents of central Panjsher province on Monday urged the new president to help eliminate administrative graft, ensure security and remove ethnic and linguistic rifts among the people.