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    40 delegates arrive for Kabul Conference

    KABUL (PAN): Forty foreign dignitaries, including foreign ministers of France, Poland and Spain, have arrived in Kabul to participate in Tuesday's international conference, an official said on Monday.



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    Clinton, Karzai confer on Kabul Conference

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai briefed US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Monday evening about his government's plans for the Kabul Conference on the future of the conflict-devastated country



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    Karzai shares plans with delegates

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai Monday met several foreign ministers, who arrived in the heavily-fortified Afghan capital for participation in Tuesday's Kabul Internatioanl Conference.



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    Govt urged to OK access to information law

    KABUL (PAN): A number of civil society organisations urged the government on Sunday to approve a draft law they have drafted to enable all Afghans to get access to information regarding administrative corruption.



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    Officials to meet ahead of conference

    KABUL (PAN): Visiting foreign dignitaries and Afghan officials will discuss on Monday several issues pertaining to the Kabul Conference, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Sunday.



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    IEC again warns candidates

    KABUL (PAN): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) Sunday warned radio and television workers, who are contesting the Wolesi Jirga polls, against appearing appear in programmes during their election campaign.



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    Social justice: A catchphrase for Kabul candidates

    KABUL (PAN): Parliamentary candidates from Kabul have used the term "Social Justice" on their posters more than any other campaign slogan, finds a Pajhwok Afghan News survey.



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    Kabul getting ready for major event

    KABUL (PAN): Hundreds of security personnel and municipality workers have fanned out across Kabul to make the Afghan capital more secure and cleaner for an upcoming international event.



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    Declare victory in Afghanistan: congresswoman

    WASHINGTON (PAN): With Al Qaeda no longer present in Afghanistan, US President Barack Obama should declare victory and bring American troops home, a Republican congresswoman has said.



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    Night raids effective means to defeat militants: Blotz

    KABUL (PAN): Night raids are one of the most effective means to defeat insurgent commanders, an ISAF spokesman said, adding that all of the night raids were joint operations between Afghan and international forces.