|Hamid Karzai lines up ultimate showdown with Nato with plan to stay in power|
Monday, 08.30.2010, 08:05am
Hamid Karzai, Afghanistan president, is intent on using next month's parliamentary elections as a platform to change the constitution and extend his presidency beyond the current two term limit.
|Russian Afghan War Vets Reflect on the US Military’s Prospects against the Taliban|
Thursday, 08.26.2010, 02:33pm
| |In a country full of grand military museums, Vladimir Kostyuchenko's is perhaps one of the humblest.
|Key Karzai Aide in Corruption Inquiry Is Linked to C.I.A.|
Thursday, 08.26.2010, 02:27pm
KABUL, Afghanistan — The aide to President Hamid Karzai of Afghanistan at the center of a politically sensitive corruption investigation is being paid by the Central Intelligence Agency, according to Afghan and American officials.
|Making Afghanistan More Dangerous|
Sunday, 08.22.2010, 07:16am
Melbourne, Australia - UNDER orders from President Hamid Karzai, over the next four months Afghanistan will be phasing out almost all foreign private security companies, a move meant to bring the country’s vast security apparatus under tighter government control.
|Can an Assassination Campaign Turn the Tide in Afghanistan?|
Friday, 08.20.2010, 07:15am
The Obama Administrations new military strategy in Afghanistan may be a sign of desperation — a Hail Mary pass — but it may just work. The President's counter-terrorism adviser ...
|Afghan Vote Spurs Fears of Violence|
Friday, 08.20.2010, 12:16am
KABUL - Next month's Afghan parliamentary elections, which President Hamid Karzai hopes will produce a more compliant legislature, are prompting fears of further violence and fraud, diplomats and international observers say.