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    Biden, Sharif back sovereign Afghanistan

    WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): The United States and Pakistan on Friday reaffirmed their support for a sovereign Afghanistan and welcomed the agreement on a unity government between Ashraf Ghani and Dr. Abdullah.



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    Kabul, Islamabad facing similar problems: Sharif

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday acknowledged that terrorism posed a grave threat to his nuclear-capable country.



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    Kazakh aid for disaster victims reaches Balkh

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): The Kazakhstan government has delivered $800,000 aid to victims of natural calamities in northern Afghanistan, officials said on Friday.



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    Ahmadzai gets winner certificate from IEC

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President-elect Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai on Friday received a certificate of winning the vote from the Independent Election Commission (IEC) in Kabul.



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    US hopeful about unity govt future

    NEW YORK (Pajhwok): President-elect Ashraf Ghani Ahmedzai and CEO Dr Abdullah Abdullah appear to be committed to forgetting campaign differences and working together for the people’s prosperity, a top official of the Obama administration said on Thursday.



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    Haysom named new UN special representative

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Nicholas Haysom has been appointed as United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s special representative, replacing Ján Kubiš, an official said on Thursday.



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    Taliban on the verge of capturing Ajristan

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The Taliban have captured a number of police check-posts, laying siege to the Ajristan district headquarters in southern Ghazni province, an official said on Friday.



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    Mujaddedi given Ghazi Amanullah Khan Medal

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai on Friday conferred the Ghazi Amanullah Medal on former president and spiritual leader Sibghatullah Mujaddedi.



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    Outgoing president vows to live in Afghanistan

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai on Thursday said he would live his post-retirement life in Afghanistan and greet Afghan security forces wherever he came across them.



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    Zabulis to Ghani: Honour campaign pledges

    QALAT (Pajhwok): A number of residents of southern Zabul province on Thursday said the president-elect should stay committed to his campaign pledges and resolve problems being faced by the masses.