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    Meddling in polls won’t be brooked: Karzai

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Sunday promised next year’s elections would be conducted in a free and transparent manner, saying no domestic or foreign interference would be brooked.



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    Karzai lands in Dushanbe for highest level talks

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai, heading a high-level delegation, on Monday reached Dushanbe, the Tajik capital, for a two-day state visit to hold highest level talks with Tajik leaders on bilateral cooperation in various fields.



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    Govt to probe training to Syrian rebels: Karzai

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai has said his government will probe Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s accusation that Syrian rebels received chemical weapons training in Afghanistan’s lawless regions.



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    Meddling in polls not acceptable: President

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Monday said the nomination of Qutbuddin Hilal for the presidency proved that Afghans from any party could participate in next year’s elections.



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    Loya Jirga on BSA in a month: Karzai

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai, insisting on the acceptance of his government’s conditions, on Monday indicated a Loya Jirga would be called in a month’s time to discuss the Afghan-US bilateral security agreement.



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    Kabul, Beijing to talk US military presence

    BEIJING (PAN): President Hamid Karzai will discuss with Chinese leaders a US military presence in his country after 2014, when the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) combat mission is scheduled to end, a source said on Friday.



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    Karzai off to Beijing; trade, security ties on agenda

    KABUL (PAN): Heading a high-level delegation, President Hamid Karzai on Wednesday left for a four-day state visit to China, a trip aimed at further cementing political and economic relations between the two countries.



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    External factors behind Afghan war: Karzai

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Saturday said his administration was emphasising on the United States to guarantee peace and stability in Afghanistan as part of the bilateral security agreement “because the war in Afghanistan has external factors.”



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    Karzai orders probe into prisoners’ situation

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai through a decree has ordered the creation of a committee for thoroughly investigating the situation of prisoners in the country’s jails.



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    Let children go to school, Karzai asks Taliban

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai has called upon the Taliban to let ordinary children go to schools the way they allowed adults of some leaders to study in foreign universities.