Hamid Karzai http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/19354/all en Karzai: Petraeus apology for children's deaths "not enough" http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/war/afghanistan-war/110306/karzai-petraeus-apology-childrens-deaths-not-enough <p> Civilian casualties by NATO forces have caused significant tensions between Western forces and the Afghan people. Hundreds of demonstrators marched Sunday in Kabul as they chanted anti-American slogans and criticized the deaths by U.S. forces.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/war/afghanistan-war/110306/karzai-petraeus-apology-childrens-deaths-not-enough" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan War Hamid Karzai Mon, 07 Mar 2011 02:57:20 +0000 News Desk 5628914 at http://www.globalpost.com Defense Secretary Robert Gates confirms U.S. has begun talks with Taliban on Afghanistan http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/110619/robert-gates-confirms-us-talks-taliban-karzai <p> Though the U.S. and Afghanistan governments have confirmed holding talks with the Taliban, the Islamist group has said publicly that there will be no negotiations until foreign troops leave Afghanistan</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/110619/robert-gates-confirms-us-talks-taliban-karzai" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan Afghanistan War Al Qaeda Hamid Karzai Taliban Asia-Pacific Diplomacy Military War Politics Mon, 20 Jun 2011 00:44:00 +0000 News Desk 5652198 at http://www.globalpost.com Afghan ex-leader's death threatens peace http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/war/afghanistan-war/110920/afghan-leader-president-burhanuddin-rabbani-hamid-karzai-taliban-attack-kabul <p> KABUL &mdash; The murder of Burhanuddin Rabbani, former president and chief Taliban negotiator, leaves an unclear path to negotiating peace in Afghanistan.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/war/afghanistan-war/110920/afghan-leader-president-burhanuddin-rabbani-hamid-karzai-taliban-attack-kabul" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan Afghanistan War Hamid Karzai Taliban World Leaders Tue, 20 Sep 2011 19:55:00 +0000 Erin Cunningham 5675805 at http://www.globalpost.com Anger as slain Afghan peace talks chief buried in Kabul http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/110923/afghan-burhanuddin-rabbani-funeral-kabul-hamid-karzai <p> Rabbani was assassinated Tuesday by a suicide bomber hiding a bomb in his turban and claiming to carry a peace message from the Taliban.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/110923/afghan-burhanuddin-rabbani-funeral-kabul-hamid-karzai" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan Afghanistan War Hamid Karzai World Leaders Fri, 23 Sep 2011 14:52:28 +0000 News Desk 5676029 at http://www.globalpost.com Afghanistan: 6 children, 1 adult killed in NATO air strike http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/111124/afghanistan-civilians-children-killed-nato-air-strike <p> Afghan President Hamid Karzai said he was &quot;saddened&quot; by the latest reports of civilian deaths caused by international forces in Afghanistan.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/111124/afghanistan-civilians-children-killed-nato-air-strike" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan Afghanistan War Hamid Karzai NATO World Leaders Conflict Zones Military War Thu, 24 Nov 2011 15:58:00 +0000 News Desk 5682435 at http://www.globalpost.com Hamid Karzai at Bonn talks: Afghanistan needs long-term engagement http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/111205/hamid-karzai-at-bonn-talks-afghanistan-needs-long-term-engagement <p> Addressing some 1,000 delegates from around the world, Karzai said that while Afghanistan does not want to be a &quot;burden&quot; on its international supporters, it would require at least another 10 years of foreign help.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/111205/hamid-karzai-at-bonn-talks-afghanistan-needs-long-term-engagement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan Afghanistan War Hamid Karzai Taliban World Leaders Conflict Zones Diplomacy Aid Germany Politics Pakistan United States Mon, 05 Dec 2011 14:06:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5683307 at http://www.globalpost.com At Bonn conference on Afghanistan, key players absent http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/111205/bonn-conference-afghanistan-taliban-pakistan <p> KABUL &mdash; In his speech opening the conference on Monday, Karzai called for another decade of support, warning that Afghanistan could once again fall into civil war if funding needs were not met.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/111205/bonn-conference-afghanistan-taliban-pakistan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan Afghanistan War Hamid Karzai World Leaders Diplomacy Aid Mon, 05 Dec 2011 16:25:00 +0000 Jean MacKenzie 5683327 at http://www.globalpost.com Afghanistan: Pakistani terrorist group Lashkar-i-Jhangvi blamed for deadly bombings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/111207/afghanistan-pakistan-terrorist-group-lashkar-i-jhangvi-blamed-bombings <p> The Afghan government initially blamed the Taliban for the attacks, but the group denied responsibility. Then a spokesman for Lashkar-i-Jhangvi called a radio station claiming that his group had carried out the bombings.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/111207/afghanistan-pakistan-terrorist-group-lashkar-i-jhangvi-blamed-bombings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan Afghanistan War Hamid Karzai World Leaders Conflict Zones Pakistan Wed, 07 Dec 2011 13:18:00 +0000 News Desk 5683555 at http://www.globalpost.com Afghanistan: Karzai goes to Washington http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/130109/afghanistan-president-hamid-karzai-visits-washington <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/130109/afghanistan-president-hamid-karzai-visits-washington" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan Hamid Karzai World Leaders United States Wed, 09 Jan 2013 14:29:49 +0000 Jean MacKenzie 5732115 at http://www.globalpost.com US Secretary of State John Kerry makes surprise visit to Afghanistan http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/130325/john-kerry-afghanistan-hamid-karzai-bagram Kerry is due to hold talks with President Hamid Karzai in Kabul, where he "will make clear that the US will have an enduring commitment in Afghanistan that will last beyond transition," a US official said.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/130325/john-kerry-afghanistan-hamid-karzai-bagram" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan Afghanistan War Hamid Karzai Need to Know Diplomacy United States Mon, 25 Mar 2013 13:21:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5793175 at http://www.globalpost.com