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    Stay neutral in runoff, Karzai tells govt officials

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai on Friday welcomed the final results of the April 5 presidential elections, which were announced a day earlier.



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    President promises retrieval of bodies, aid delivery

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai on Wednesday toured the landslide-hit village in northeastern Badakhshan province and promised to build a residential township for those rendered homeless by the May 2 disaster.



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    Kabul concerned over Afghan executions in Iran

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Foreign Ministry on Monday said it was concerned about the periodic executions of Afghan nationals in neighbouring Iran, calling on Tehran to address Kabul’s reservations in this regard.



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    Cooperation pacts inked with Tajikistan

    KABUL (Pajhwok): KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai and his Tajikistan counterpart Imam Ali Rahmanov on Wednesday witnessed the signing of four cooperation agreements between the two countries.



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    Karzai condemns Faryab attack as inhuman

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai on Tuesday condemned a suicide attack that killed 16 people and injured 42 others in northern Faryab province.



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    Karzai promises transparent elections

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai, warning against foreign interference in the April elections, on Saturday made clear that Afghanistan would never bow to the whims of outsiders.



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    President heads to Ankara for tripartite summit

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai, leading a high-level delegation, on Tuesday left for Ankara to attend a trilateral summit among Afghanistan, Pakistan and Turkey, his office said



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    Poll process: Karzai reaffirms neutrality

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai on Monday reiterated his administration’s neutrality on the issue of the April presidential elections.



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    President clings to his position on security deal

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai, during a meeting with German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier at his office on Sunday, once again refused to budge from his position on the Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) with Washington.



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    President returns home from Sochi

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai returned home from Russia after attending the opening ceremony for the Winter Olympics in the coastal city of Sochi.