KABUL (PAN): A number of Meshrano Jirga, upper house, members on Sunday asked the Karzai-led administration to intensify efforts at stemming widespread government corruption and escalating insurgency-related violence.
KABUL (PAN): The Afghanistan National Front (ANF), opposing changes to the Independent Election Commission (IEC)’s composition, on Saturday accused the Karzai-led government of trying to establish a joint front with armed insurgents.
KABUL (PAN): Meshrano Jirga or upper house of parliament members, voicing deep concern over escalating insurgency-related violence across the country, on Tuesday asked the government to speed up efforts at stemming the unrest.
KABUL (PAN): Some Meshrano Jirga members on Sunday said they believed the recent public uprisings against the Taliban were not useful but instead dangerous for the country and could create problems for the government in future.
KABUL (PAN): Wolesi Jirga lawmakers, expressing deep concern over the worsening security situation in northern Afghanistan, on Saturday said the government failed to take concrete steps to stem the growing unrest.
KABUL (PAN): A joint Afghanistan-Pakistan-ISAF coordination centre is being established in the Torkham border town to resolve security-related issues on both sides of the Durand Line, a foreign ministry official said on Monday.