Category : Afghanistan

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Today News in Afghanistan: Kazakhstan Ambassador Calls on Mohammad Mohaqiq

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KABUL: The ambassador of Kazakhstan to Afghanistan Omartai Betimov called on Haji Mohammad Mohaqiq, Second Deputy to Chief Executive here yesterday and exchanged views on matters relating mutual interests between the two countries. Thanking the ambassador, Mohaqiq said that Kazakhstan has hugely contributed in the rebuilding process of Afghanistan over...
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Female Taliban?! A group called RAWA – Local Afghanistan News

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It is obvious that the role of women as half part of the society is very crucial in any country’s development given that this potential is not misled in wrong directions that are rather harmful to the society than useful. The changes in Afghanistan in the last decade following the...
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Afghanistan Latest News Update about Carrying Coffin of Beheaded Nine-Year-Old Girl

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Guards shot at protestors who had carried the coffin of a young girl to the Afghan president’s palace after she was found beheaded on Saturday. The girl was one of seven Hazaras – a minority group of Persian-speaking Shia Muslims – whose bodies were discovered in the country’s south-eastern Zabul province. It is believed that the group...
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Afghanistan News Online: 100 Days on but Gov’t Has yet to Form Cabinet

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Afghan presidential inauguration for wahdat info informs that it’s completed its first 100 days on Tuesday but the government has yet to form cabinet, although president Mohammad Ashraf Ghani vowed in his maiden speech on September 29 to form cabinet within 45 days. Meantime, presidential spokesman Nazifullah Salarzai said last...
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Haji Mohammad Mohaqiq Calls on Pak Foreign Minister Khar

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Haji Muhammad Mohaqiq, Member Parliament and Head of Hizb-e-Wahdat Mardam-e-Afghan Party of Afghanistan along with his delegation called on Foreign Minister Khar today. Welcoming Haji Mohaqiq and his delegation, the Foreign Minister said that the stability and peace in Afghanistan was essential for stability and peace in Pakistan. She said...
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Winner of Afghan Election to Lose Chief Executive Seat: Mohammad Mohaqiq

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Mohammad Mohaqiq, who is contesting as the vice-president of Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, has said that the winner of the runoff election will lose the Chief Executive seat in the national unity government which was agreed by the two contenders. Mohaqiq has told BBC that the agreement was reached following the...
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Wahdat News Site Reviews: A Victim of Being Hazara and Shia in Pakistan

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After 9/11, international forces led by American forces attacked on Taliban in Afghanistan and it took a month to oust Taliban along with Al-Qaida and other Islamic militant groups from Kabul who had been ruling Afghanistan since September 1996. It was Pakistani intelligence agencies, which played pivotal role in the...
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Reporter Analyzes for Wahdat News Site: the Driving Role of Pakistan in the Afghan War

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On July 7, 2008, insurgents detonated a huge suicide car bomb outside the Indian Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan, killing 54 people, including an Indian defense attaché. The attack destroyed the embassy’s protective blast walls and front gates and tore into civilians waiting outside for visas. On one level, the attack was merely...
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Revealed: the radical clerics using social media to back British jihadists in Syria

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Two radical Muslim clerics have been identified as influential online cheerleaders for fighters seeking to topple the Syrian president, Bashar al-Assad, in a pioneering academic study published on Wednesday. Researchers based at Kings College London reveal how social media is being harnessed by a network of radical preachers to inspire and guide British and other...