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    Kerry meets candidates, security bosses

    KABUL (Pajhwok): US Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday held a series of meetings with both presidential candidates, security bosses and President Hamid Karzai in an effort to find an amicable end to the electoral standoff.


    Kerry in Kabul to help break poll deadlock

    KABUL (Pajhwok): US Foreign Secretary John Kerry arrived in Afghanistan late Thursday night to help resolve the deadlock over the presidential election, a statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.


    Afghan cricket squad off to Zimbabwe

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan cricket team on Thursday left for Zimbabwe for a series of matches starting from July 18, an official said.


    Pajhwok reporter injured in attack

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Pajhwok Afghan News (PAN) reporter in Kandahar suffered injuries in twin attacks on the governor’s house and police headquarters in this southern province on Wednesday.

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    2 rockets hit Bagram Airfield

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Two rockets hit Bagram Airfield last evening, resulting in “minor damage to equipment and one building but causing no casualties among International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) troops, the alliance said in a statement on Saturday.


    Abdullah, Ahmadzai teams’ members hold meeting

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Members of technical teams of presidential candidates Dr. Abdullah Abdullah and Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai held a detailed meeting to discuss crucial election related matters in presence of incumbent first and second vice presidents in capital Kabul, an official said Saturday.