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    Hamid Karzai


    Karzai inquires after health of Bush, talks to Gul

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai phoned former US President George W. Bush and inquired after his current health status and also talked to his Turkish counterpart Abdullah Gul, the Presidential Palace said on Saturday.


    Karzai, Rohani agree on expanding cooperation

    KABUL (PAN): Following his inauguration, Iran's new President Hassan Rohani met his Afghan counterpart Hamid Karzai in Tehran on Sunday afternoon.


    Karzai phones Pakistan's new president

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Friday phoned Pakistan's new President Mamnoon Hussain and congratulated him on his success in a one-sided election earlier in the week.


    Karzai wants Pak visit to be result-oriented

    KABUL (PAN): US Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan James on Friday briefed President Hamid Karzai on his visit to Islamabad.


    Karzai greets new Pakistani president

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Thursday congratulated Mamnoon Hussain on his success as Pakistan’s 12th president in a one-sided election earlier in the week.

    Security and Crime

    Karzai denounces Parachinar bombings

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Saturday vehemently denounced twin explosions in Pakistan's northwestern tribal region of Kurram near the Afghanistan border.


    President to visit Tehran on Aug. 4

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai would visit Tehran on August 4 to attend Iranian President-elect Hassan Rohani’s inauguration, his office said on Thursday.


    Karzai warns against environmental damage

    KABUL (PAN): Poachers continued to kill and capture wild birds and animals in violation of a government ban on hunting in the country, President Karzai said on Thursday.


    Karzai orders help for slain workers’ kin

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Friday directed the governor of central Logar province to provide immediate aid to families of the workers killed in a Taliban ambush a day earlier.

    Security and Crime,Education

    Education under attack from terrorists: Karzai

    KABUL (PAN): The cause of education is under attack from terrorists on both sides of the Durand Line, the de facto border between Afghanistan and Pakistan, President Hamid Karzai said on Saturday.