Readout of President Obama’s Call with President Karzai

February 25, 2014 Albert N. Milliron 0

President Obama called President Karzai today to discuss preparations for Afghanistan’s coming elections, Afghan-led peace and reconciliation efforts, and the Bilateral Security Agreement. The President welcomed the beginning of Afghanistan’s Presidential campaign season and affirmed the United States’ support for […]

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Obama Agrees to Taliban Office in Qatar

January 11, 2013 Albert N. Milliron 0

During a joint press conference at the White House with Afghanistan President Karzai,  Obama has agreed to allow the Taliban to open an office in Qatar.  The United States attacked Afghanistan in 2002 due to the Taliban harboring  terrorists that […]

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Kandahar Mayor Killed in Suicide Attack

July 27, 2011 Albert N. Milliron 0

Kandahar mayor Ghulam Haidar Hamidi was killed in a suicide attack in his office on Wednesday morning, the second high-profile assassination in the province in two weeks. Mr Hamidi was killed when the bomber detonated his explosives in the hallway […]