KABUL (PAN): The European Union (EU) and France have invested 600,000 euros to more than double the capacity of the Counter-Narcotics Training Academy in Kabul from 200 to 440 students, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (PAN): Expressing solidarity with the people of Afghanistan, the Libyan leader, Moammar Gaddafi, has supported the Karzai government's effort at a political solution to the ongoing conflict in that country.
KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai has appointed a new chief of the intelligence agency, replacing the former National Directorate of Security head who resigned after an attack on the peace jirga last month, an official said on Monday.
WASHINGTON (PAN): Afghanistans top diplomat in the United States strongly refuted allegations of corruption charges against President Hamid Karzai and challenged his detractors to provide concrete evidence in this regard.
KABUL (PAN): The North Atlantic Organisation Treaty (NATO) has urged Muslim countries to put in more efforts to achieve stability in Afghanistan and help the war-torn country move forward in the reconstruction process.
KABUL (PAN): In his first public comments, the new commander of US and NATO forces in Afghanistan Gen. David Petraeus, on Saturday called for unity in the civilian and military effort to stabilise the country.