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    ISAF commander greets Ahmadzai, Abdullah

    KABUL (Pajhwok): International Security Assistance Force Commander John F. Campbell on Monday congratulated president-elect Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai and chief executive Dr. Abdullah Abdullah.



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    EU observers allege large-scale fraud

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The European Union Election Assessment Team (EU EAT) on Monday took note of the Independent Election Commission’s failure to give precise final tallies of the presidential candidates.



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    Provincial polls: Decision on complaints soon

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Complaints about the provincial council elections held in early April would be addressed soon, the electoral watchdog said on Monday -- a day after the presidential vote result was unveiled.



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    3 ANA soldiers missing Cape Cod base

    KABUL (Pajhwok) Three Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers have gone missing during a training exercise at a Cape Cod military base in the United States, a media report said.



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    Obama, Ban promise support to president-elect

    WASHINGTON, KABUL (Pajhwok): US President Barack Obama on Sunday called president-elect Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai and CEO-designate Dr Abdullah Abdullah on reaching an agreement on a unity government, the White House said.



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    Biography of president-elect

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Born into an influential Afghan family in 1949, Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai spent his early life in the central province of Logar.  He completed his primary and secondary education at the Habibia High School in Kabul.



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    NSC orders key projects’ security enhanced

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The National Security Council (NSC) on Sunday directed the authorities concerned to adopt strict security measures for the protection of key national development projects, the President Palace said.



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    Park to be built at tallest flag site

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai on Sunday directed officials concerned to construct a modern park at the site where the tallest national flag has been hoisted on a hill in the Wazir Akbar Khan district of Kabul.



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    Karzai felicitates Ahmadzai, Abdullah

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai on Sunday congratulated Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai on winning the presidential vote and Abdullah Abdullah on becoming chief executive.



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    Power-sharing pact draws mixed reaction

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The much-awaited unity government deal on Sunday drew mixed reaction from residents of various provinces, with some opposing the move and others pinning hopes on it.