KABUL (PAN): Thirty likely presidential candidates, including important political figures, were issued with information kits on next year’s polls, an Independent Election Commission (IEC) official said on Sunday.
KABUL (PAN): US Deputy Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Jarrett Blanc on Saturday discussed the Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) and other bilateral issues with Deputy Foreign Minister Irshad Ahmadi.
KABUL (PAN): The United States, the UK and the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) on Thursday congratulated Afghanistan football team on winning the nation’s first international soccer championship.
KABUL (PAN): A day after President Hamid Karzai summoned the US ambassador to his office, the American Embassy in Kabul said on Wednesday the special representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, James Dobbins had not suggested that US was involved in a civil war in Afghanistan.
KABUL (PAN): A high-powered delegation of Pakistani senators is due to arrive in Kabul this afternoon to discuss with Afghan colleagues and leaders, including President Karzai, crucial regional security issues, an official said on Monday.
KABUL (PAN): Up to 153 people, including women and children, were injured and four security officials killed when insurgents detonated a car bomb outside an intelligence office and attacked the compound using guns in central Maidan Wardak province on Sunday.