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Karzai

(ˈkɑːzaɪ)
n
(Biography) Hamid. born 1957, Afghan military and political leader: acting president (2001–04); president (2004–2014)
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KABUL -- The former Afghan President Hamid Karzai has urged the parties involved in the ongoing conflict to end the war as the Afghan government on Saturday said the ceasefire with the Taliban group has come to an end.
Islamabad -- After failing to convince President Ashraf Ghani to allow India a base in Afghanistan the Indian prime minister has now turn to win the support of former President Hamid Karzai and sought his backing for the idea.
Dawn.com Islamabad Former Afghan president Hamid Karzai on Sunday questioned how under the watch of US intelligence and military the militant Islamic State (IS) group emerged in Afghanistan over the past few years.
Barely 10 months after retiring as president, Hamid Karzai remains a formidable presence in Afghan politics, with critics accusing him of Machiavellian string-pulling behind the scenes which is imperilling political stability.
by Pajhwok Report on 29 September, 2014 - 20:20 KABUL (Pajhwok): Iran on Monday paid tributes to outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai for maintaining an independent and stable foreign policy and good relations with neighbouring countries during his 13 years reign.
Outgoing President Hamid Karzai on Tuesday blamed the United States for Afghanistan's long war in a final swipe at the country that helped bring him to power 13 years ago but towards which he has become increasingly bitter.
Karzai blamed both the United States and neighbouring Pakistan for the continuing war with the Taliban-led insurgency and warned the new government to be "extra cautious in relations with the US and the West".
KABUL, Afghanistan -- The elder brother of Afghan President Hamid Karzai said Friday that he dropped out of the country's April 5 presidential election to leave the field open to a candidate that he hoped would steer the nation through a "'dignified''' transition.
Qayum Karzai's dropping out of the Afghan presidential election is a depressing indication of President Hamid Karzai's desire to continue to have a dominant role in Afghan politics, despite his claim that he will stay out of the elections.
3 ( ANI ): Outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai has expressed his anger at the 12-year American war in Afghanistan.
On Saturday, January 25, 2014 President Karzai announced in two different events in Kabul that he would not sign the Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) with the United States unless they met his preconditions.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Obama Administration's "end of the year" ultimatum for President Hamid Karzai to sign the Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) has now officially come and gone, and the BSA remains unsigned.