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    Karzai embarks on 3-nation European tour

    KABUL (PAN): With long-term cooperation agreements high on his agenda, President Hamid Karzai on Sunday left for a visit to three European nations, his office said.


    Regional states underline Afghan stability

    KABUL (PAN): Foreign ministers and high-ranking representatives from ‘Heart of Asia’ countries have described the Istanbul Process on Afghanistan as an important regional platform of dialogue and interaction for consolidating security, confidence and result-oriented cooperation.


    Karzai, Kayani hold fence-mending talks

    BRUSSELS (PAN): President Hamid Karzai met the Pakistan army chief and foreign secretary in this Belgian capital on Wednesday, in a US-sponsored initiative to ease tensions between Kabul and Islamabad.


    Karzai stresses China’s role in peace process

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai has said that China being an international power could play an effective role in facilitating the peace process in Afghanistan.


    US should stay in touch with Karzai: Hagel

    WASHINGTON (PAN): Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Wednesday said the United States needed to stay engaged with President Hamid Karzai to responsibly transition out from Afghanistan.


    Czech Republic PM meets Karzai

    KABUL (PAN): Czech Republic Prime Minister Petr Nečas on Saturday met with President Hamid Karzai and discussed with him bilateral relations and other issues of mutual interest, the Karzai office said.


    Obama, Karzai discusses range of issues

    WASHINGTON(PAN): Over a phone call on Tuesday, President Hamid Karzai and his US counterpart Barack Obama discussed Karzai's recent trip to Doha on opening of the Taliban office, the progress made in reconciliation and security transition, the White House said.


    We want peace at any cost: Karzai

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Monday made clear his administration would pursue peace talks with the Afghan Taliban, but would fight against foreign fighters with full force.


    Karzai returns from Qatar visit focused on peace

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai returned to Kabul on Sunday evening from a two-day visit to Qatar that largely focused on making peace with the Taliban.

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    Karzai makes pitch for investment, peace

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai has urged Qatari entrepreneurs to exploit the opportunities offered by his administration and invest in Afghanistan, his office said on Sunday.