KABUL (PAN): Showing little flexibility, President Hamid Karzai on Wednesday said that the Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) could not be signed unilaterally, asking the United States to consider the Afghan government’s demands as well.
KABUL (PAN): Political analysts and lawmakers on Monday accused President Hamid Karzai of resorting to delaying tactics on signing the Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) in an effort to gain US to support for a presidential candidate of his choice.
KABUL (PAN): Calling on Taliban and their allies to attend a Loya Jirga due next Thursday, President Hamid Karzai on Saturday reiterated his government’s position that the assembly would only discuss the security pact with the US.
KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Monday inaugurated the first-ever batch’s admission to the British-built Military Academy in Kabul as an effective step toward enhancing Afghanistan’s defense capability, urging the UK for more assistance.
KABUL (PAN): Presidential runner Dr Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai and his campaign managers on Friday exchanged views with President Hamid Karzai on the current electoral process and the upcoming tribal forum on a security deal with the US.
KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Saturday returned from a five-day state visit to Britain, where he attended the 9th World Islamic Economic Forum and a trilateral summit with UK and Pakistani prime ministers.
KABUL (PAN): The United Kingdom’s international development secretary has pledged his country would provide $ 200 million in annual aid to Afghanistan until 2017, President Hamid Karzai's office said on Thursday.
KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Monday left Kabul for London on a five-day state visit to attend the World Islamic Economic Forum and a trilateral summit with British and Pakistani prime ministers.