KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Sunday said he would consult with Loya Jirga and US leaders on amendments to the Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) before signing the vital security pact. However, he gave no clear timeframe.
KABUL (PAN): Calling for greater focus on Afghanistan’s sovereign rights under the new security agreement with the US, political parties on Saturday urged President Hamid Karzai to sign the pact soon after it was approved by the Parliament.
KABUL (PAN): The Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) between Afghanistan and the United States, if signed, would last 10 years, with both sides having the right to scrap it upon two years' written notice.
KABUL/WASHINGTON (PAN): Afghanistan and the United States and have reached agreement on the final language of the bilateral security agreement (BSA), which is being placed before the Loya Jirga for approval today, officials said.