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Sayed Salahuddin

Sayed Salahuddin

    Afghanistan seeks to dilute foreign anti-graft role
    Afghanistan seeks to dilute foreign anti-graft role
    Afghanistan will limit foreign involvement in two major anti-crime units in a move likely to worry its Western backers and stoke fears about...
    Abdullah rules out joining new Afghan government
    Abdullah rules out joining new Afghan government
    Technocrats and some existing ministers will be appointed to Afghan President Hamid Karzai's new government, a spokesperson said on Wednesday, but...
    Afghan poll picture darkens with run-off looming
    Afghan poll picture darkens with run-off looming
    The chances of a second round run-off being needed to end Afghanistan's political crisis increased on Monday when a United Nations-backed fraud...
    Afghan Taliban say pose no threat to the West
    Afghan Taliban say pose no threat to the West
    The Afghan Taliban pose no threat to the West but will continue their fight against occupying foreign forces, they said on Wednesday, the eighth...
    Karzai defends Afghan vote as blast kills Italian troops
    Karzai defends Afghan vote as blast kills Italian troops
    Afghan President Hamid Karzai said on Thursday fraud claims in last month's presidential poll were exaggerated, just before six Italian troops were...
    Karzai campaign declares victory in Afghan vote
    Karzai campaign declares victory in Afghan vote
    Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai's campaign manager claimed victory on Friday in the country's presidential election, saying preliminary results...
    Karzai urges West to review Afghan war strategy
    Karzai urges West to review Afghan war strategy
    Afghan President Hamid Karzai said on Tuesday the killing of civilians by foreign troops was a main source of instability in Afghanistan, and urged...
    South African, Briton, Afghan killed in Kabul
    South African, Briton, Afghan killed in Kabul
    One South African and one British employee of the international courier company DHL, together with an Afghan guard, were killed in a shooting in...
    Kabul book-seller wants to spur reading habit
    Kabul book-seller wants to spur reading habit
    Shah Muhammad Rais is the biggest book-seller in Afghanistan, but while business is good, he still has another mission in mind: to get his...
    Taliban ban TV in Afghan province
    Taliban ban TV in Afghan province
    Taliban insurgents have ordered residents of a province near the capital Kabul to stop watching television, saying the networks were showing...
    Suicide bomber kills 13 in Kabul
    Suicide bomber kills 13 in Kabul
    A suicide bomber targeted a bus carrying Afghan army personnel in Kabul on Wednesday, killing six military staff and seven civilians, a defence...
    Suicide bomb on Afghan army bus kills 30 in Kabul
    Suicide bomb on Afghan army bus kills 30 in Kabul
    A suicide bomber killed 28 Afghan troops and two civilians on Saturday in an attack on an army bus in Kabul, the Afghan president said.