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    Security and Crime

    Taliban pour scorn on Obama’s decision

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Taliban on Wednesday rejected President Barack Obama’s announcement that the US would have 9,800 troops in Afghanistan at the beginning of 2015 if the new president agreed to sign the bilateral security agreement.



    Security and Crime

    3 policemen killed in Sarobi blast

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Three policemen were killed and two others wounded following an explosion in the Sarobi district of capital Kabul on Monday, an official said.



    Governance

    Obama calls Karzai, praises successful elections

    KABUL/WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai and his US counterpart Barack Obama held a telephonic conversation on Sunday night.



    Governance

    Karzai in Delhi for Modi’s swearing-in ceremony

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai arrived in New Delhi on Monday to attend the swearing-in ceremony for India's prime minister-elect Narendra Modi, his office said.



    Accidents & Disasters

    3 Afghan footballers hurt in Maldives accident

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Three Afghan national football team players and their coach sustained injuries in a traffic accident in the Maldives on Saturday after their semifinal match in the Asia Challenge Cup against Laos.



    Governance

    Challenge Cup: Afghans stun Turkmenistan

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan pulled off their first-ever triumph at the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Challenge Cup, thrashing Turkmenistan 3-1 in the Maldives.