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Hekmatyar calls for intra-Afghan dialogue

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Oct 02, 2014 - 12:29
KABUL (Pajhwok): Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA) leader Gulbadin Hekmatyar on Thursday accused the Obama administration of reneging on its commitment to troop withdrawal from the country.
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10 militants killed in Maidan Wardak clashes

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Sep 22, 2014 - 13:01
MAIDAN SHAHAR (Pajhwok): At least 10 militants including Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA) members have been killed during separate security incidents in central Maidan Wardak province, an official said on Monday.
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No plan to send delegation to Kabul: HIA

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Aug 16, 2014 - 11:16
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA) led by Eng. Gulbadin Hikmatyar on Saturday rejected reports that it was sending a delegation to Kabul for talks on various issues with new government.
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Spare civilians, Hekmatyar directs followers

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Jul 26, 2014 - 12:29
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan’s (HIA) leader, Gulbadin Hekmatyar, on Saturday directed his followers not to target civilians and government employees.
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HIA vows to continue armed resistance

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Jan 16, 2014 - 18:26
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA) led by Gulbadin Hekmatyar, reassuring participation in the April elections, has vowed to continue its armed resistance until foreign troops exist in Afghanistan.
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HIA to name preferred presidential candidate soon

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Jan 14, 2014 - 15:17
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA) led by Gulbadin Hekmatyar would soon announce a decision on supporting a particular candidate in the April presidential election, a senior leader of the faction said on Tuesday.
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1 policeman killed, 4 injured in Helmand suicide attack

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Dec 05, 2013 - 15:20
LASHKARGAH (PAN): One policeman has been killed and four others injured when a suicide bomber targeted a police check post in Marjah district of the southern Helmand province, an official said Thursday. Fawad Askari, provincial police spokesperson,...
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Hikmatyar asks Karzai to standby his refusal

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Dec 01, 2013 - 19:25
KABUL (PAN): Hizb-i-Islami Afghanistan chief Gulbadin Hikmatyar has called on President Hamid Karzai to standby his refusal to sign the security agreement with the US.
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Positive talks held on polls with govt: HIA

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Nov 12, 2013 - 16:25
KABUL (PAN): A leader of the Gulbadin Hekmatyar-led Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA) on Tuesday said the insurgent group wanted to play a role in next year’s landmark elections.
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No participation in BSA Loya Jirga: HIA

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Nov 12, 2013 - 13:52
KABUL (PAN): The Gulbadin Hekmatyar-led Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA) on Tuesday contradicted the government’s claim that representatives of the outfit would attend this month’s Loya Jirga on a security pact with the US.
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HIA delegates meet Karzai, poll runners

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Nov 10, 2013 - 11:11
KABUL (PAN (PAN): A delegation of the Hezb-i-Islami (HIA) party, led by Gulbadin Hekmatyar, has held fresh talks with President Hamid Karzai and a number of presidential runners in Kabul.
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Outsiders don’t want peace in Afghanistan: Hilal

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Aug 24, 2013 - 09:07
KABUL (PAN): The government and foreigners do not have any intention to proceed with substantive peace talks and there is no sign of stability returning to the country, claims a high-ranking member of the Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA) led by Gulbadin Hekmatyar.
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Hekmatyar calls for sparing non-combatants

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Aug 06, 2013 - 18:23
KABUL (PAN): Voicing his strong aversion to federalism in Afghanistan, the Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan chief on Tuesday asked his supporters to spare non-combatants.
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Arghandiwal wants rebels to contest elections

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May 30, 2013 - 16:00
KABUL (PAN): The head of Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA)’s moderate faction, Abdul Hadi Arghandiwal, on Thursday called for insurgent groups to stop fighting and participate in elections.
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HIA condemns Iranian fire at Afghan workers

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May 15, 2013 - 13:00
KABUL (PAN): The Hezb-i-Islami of Afghanistan on Wednesday condemned the killing of some innocent Afghan workers by Iranian borders forces, saying the shooting negated good neighbourliness and other international norms.
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"Imposters" join peace drive in Nangarhar

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Apr 27, 2013 - 16:48
JALALABAD (PAN): Residents on Saturday claimed individuals pretending to be Taliban militants were joining the government-initiated peace drive in eastern Nangarhar province to benefit from certain privileges.
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Taliban, HIA fighters clash in Wardak

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Apr 20, 2013 - 15:47
GHAZNI CITY (PAN): A clash has erupted between Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA) and Taliban fighters after an HIA commander was killed in a roadside bombing in central Maidan Wardak province, an official said on Saturday.
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HIA factions in talks on reunification

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Apr 14, 2013 - 21:28
KABUL (PAN): The two factions of Hezb-i-Islami of Afghanistan (HIA) have been in talks to reach a consensus on fielding a joint candidate in next year's presidential elections and a possible reunification, sources have said.
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HIA team in talks with politicians on polls

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Apr 10, 2013 - 15:12
KABUL (PAN): A delegation of the Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA), the second largest militant group after the Taliban, has been in Kabul to discuss with political parties the upcoming elections, sources said on Wednesday.
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Hezb-i-Islami to name presidential candidate

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Feb 28, 2013 - 14:20
KABUL (PAN): The pro-government Hezb-i-Islami party on Thursday decided to field its candidate in the presidential election due next year.
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