02/26/14 06:15 PM
BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan (AP) — Depicting a grim future for Afghanistan without U.S. help, the top U.S. military officer said Wednesday that Afghanistan's refusal to sign a security agreement with the United States may make the fight more difficult this year, embolden the enemy and prompt...
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/25/14 12:33 PM
President Obama has ordered the Pentagon to begin drafting plans for a complete withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan by the year's end in case the Bilateral Security Agreement is not signed, the White House announced Tuesday. Obama notified his counterpart, Afghan President Hamid...
By Joel Gehrke | 02/25/14 12:03 PM
President Obama told Afghan President Hamid Karzai that he has ordered the Pentagon to plan for a total withdrawal of American forces after 2014, adding that the U.S. stands ready to have some presence in the country if Karzai ultimately agrees to sign a bilateral security agreement.
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By Julie Pace | 02/14/14 07:58 AM
The Obama administration has quietly stopped demanding that Afghan President Hamid Karzai finalize a stalled security pact within weeks, opening up the possibility that a decision on keeping U.S. and international forces in Afghanistan after this year might not be made until after Karzai's...
By Susan Crabtree | 02/13/14 02:51 PM
The U.S. military condemned Afghan President Hamid Karzai's decision to release 65 terrorism suspects at a prison outside Kabul Thursday despite repeated requests from American officials to try them in Afghan courts. “The release of these dangerous individuals poses a threat to U.S.,...
By Susan Crabtree | 02/04/14 07:16 PM
After a report that Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai is engaged in secret talks with the Taliban, Republican senators blamed the development on the Obama administration -- for broadcasting a desire to leave troops there only until 2017, when the president leaves office. “The reason...
By Steve Chapman | 02/02/14 03:46 PM
The United States government and the Taliban don't agree on much, but they have found one point of convergence: Both think someone needs to get a hose and put out the flames engulfing Hamid Karzai's pants. The Afghan president has often criticized the Americans for carrying out drone strikes...
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