While the US is keen to conclude the negotiations quickly, the Afghan president has said the pact can wait until after Afghan elections, due in April.—AP/File Photo Published 2013-10-12 19:26:37 KABUL: US Secretary of State John Kerry and Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai extended talks on Saturday as part of a last-ditch effort to negotiate a […]Read More →
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang (R) meets with Afghan President Hamid Karzai in Beijing, capital of China, Sept. 27, 2013. (Xinhua/Pang Xinglei) BEIJING, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) — Chinese Premier Li Keqiang met with Afghan President Hamid Karzai here on Friday. Li said China and Afghanistan, without historical resentment and realistic contradiction, have friendship and cooperation. China […]Read More →
Chinese President Xi Jinping(L) holds a welcoming ceremony for the visiting Afghan President Hamid Karzai in Beijing, capital of China, Sept. 27, 2013. Xi Jinping held talks with Hamid Karzai in Beijing Friday. (Xinhua/Pang Xinglei) BEIJING, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) — Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday held talks with his Afghan counterpart Hamid Karzai […]Read More →
Vladimir Putin met with President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Hamid Karzai. In particular, the two presidents discussed trade and economic relations and military technical cooperation between the two countries. * * * PRESIDENT OF RUSSIA VLADIMIR PUTIN: Mr President, friends, I am very pleased to have this chance to meet with you on […]Read More →
Visiting Afghan President Hamid Karzai (L) adjusts his cap as he arrives with Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif (R) for a press conference at the Prime Minister’s House in Islamabad on August 26, 2013. —AFP Photo Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif (R) shakes hands with Afghan President Hamid Karzai at the Prime Minister House in […]Read More →
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif (R) shakes hands with Afghan President Hamid Karzai at the Prime Minister House in Islamabad on August 26, 2013. —AFP Photo Updated 2013-08-26 20:41:49 ISLAMABAD: Afghan President Hamid Karzai asked Pakistan on Monday to help arrange peace talks between his government and Taliban insurgents, and called for a joint campaign […]Read More →
Federal minister for finance senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar in a meeting with Dr. Hazrat Omar Zakhilwal finance minister of Afghanistan — INP Photo Published 2013-08-26 05:34:38 ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Afghanistan are moving towards joint management of common rivers starting with construction of a 1,500MW hydropower project on Kunar River — a major tributary of Kabul […]Read More →
Happy 95th Independence day to Afghanistan- Independence from the United Kingdom control over Afghan foreign affairs on 19 August 1919.
Afghanistan (/ʌfˈɡʌnɪstɑːn/; i/æfˈɡænɨstæn/; Persian: افغانستان; Pashto: Afġānistān), officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked sovereign state forming part of South Asia, Central Asia, and to some extent Western Asia. It has a population of around 30 million inhabiting an area of approximately 647,500 km2 (250,001 sq mi), making it the 42nd most populous and 41st […]Read More →
ISLAMABAD: Afghan President Hamid Karzai is expected to visit Pakistan on Aug 26 to rebuild Kabul’s frayed ties with Islamabad and for talks on resuscitating the peace process with the Taliban. A source in the Afghan presidency told Dawn that Mr Karzai would travel to Pakistan on Aug 26. Afghan Foreign Ministry Spokesman Janan Musazai, […]Read More →
The Prime Minister made a statement to the House of Commons on the European Council and his visit to Afghanistan, Pakistan and Kazakhstan.
Afghanistan and European Council: Prime Minister’s statement Organisations: Cabinet Office and Prime Minister’s Office, 10 Downing Street Delivered on: 2 July 2013 Published: 2 July 2013 Policies: Establishing stability in Afghanistan+ 1 other and Making European funding work better for the UK economy Minister: The Rt Hon David Cameron MP World locations: Afghanistan+ 2 others, Kazakhstan and […]Read More →