WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): Amidst allegations of large-scale electoral fraud by presidential runner Dr Abdullah, the White House on Monday called for an impartial review and adjudication of all rigging claims.
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): Afghanistan is a source, transit and destination country for men, women and children subjected to forced labour and sex trafficking, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday.
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): A key congressional committee has approved $1.9 billion for the State Department and USAID operations in Afghanistan. Of the amount, $961.4 million will be spent on assistance programmes.
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): Two exit polls, one over the telephone and another face-to-face interviews, shows Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai is winning the presidential election between six to eight points over Dr Abdullah Abdullah.
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): The United States, United Nations, Canada and NATO on Saturday congratulated the people of Afghanistan, in particular the security forces, on the successful and peaceful completion of the presidential election.