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    Foreign spy networks can’t disrupt polls: Faizi

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Presidential Palace on Monday reiterated its vow to hold elections on schedule, saying efforts by foreign spy networks to scuttle the process would fail.


    Faizi endorses Ghani’s view on Durand Line

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Any decision on the status of the Durand Line, the de facto border between Afghanistan and Pakistan, should be taken by the people, presidential spokesman Aimal Faizi said on Tuesday.


    Karzai never invited candidates to meetings: Faizi

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Election candidates have been visiting President Hamid Karzai at their own will and they were never invited to meetings, a presidential spokesman said on Wednesday.


    Karzai in no hurry to ink security pact: Faizi

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai, insisting on the practical launch of a meaningful peace process, is no hurry to sign the Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) with the United States, his spokesman said on Wednesday.


    US can identify hurdles to peace bid: Faizi

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Kabul has asked Washington to formally announce its inability if it cannot play any role in promoting the Afghan-led peace process, the chief presidential spokesman said on Monday.


    Most of 88 Bagram inmates innocent: Faizi

    KABUL (PAN): The Afghan government on Thursday said that there was incriminating evidence against only 16 of the 88 prisoners the US has dubbed as dangerous at the Bagram jail in central Parwan province.


    Cases against media outlets in AGO closed

    KABUL (Pajhwok): All cases against media outlets referred to the Attorney General Office (AGO) have been closed, the chief presidential spokesman announced on Thursday.


    Karzai rebuffs ‘US threats’ over security deal

    KABUL (PAN): Lashing out at the United States, President Hamid Karzai has accused Washington of making threats in the dispute over an agreement.


    Karzai stance on security deal unaffected: Faizi

    KABUL (PAN): Presidential spokesman on Tuesday said some government officials could possibility be opposed to President Hamid Karzai’s refusal to sign a security agreement with the US, but the disagreement has no impact on the presidential stance.


    Karzai, Kerry inch closer to deal on night raids

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Tuesday floated two suggestions to US Secretary of State John Kerry on the Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) between Kabul and Washington.