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  1. FILE PHOTO: Afghan presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani gestures during his election campaign rally

    US ambassador rebukes Afghan president over aid agency criticism

    The U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan rebuked the country's president on Friday for labelling Washington's aid agency "incompetent", escalating ...
  2. Polio in Afghanistan

    WHO welcomes Taliban decision to lift ban on health workers

  3. A labourer cuts out campaign posters of Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah

    Little hope for peace as Afghans prepare for weekend vote

    Afghans go to the polls Saturday to vote in a presidential election that few expect will have much effect in bringing peace to the war-torn country.
  4. Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah

    Deadly violence rocks Afghanistan as campaign season ends

  5. Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah, the country's current chief executive officer,

    Deadly violence rocks Afghanistan as campaign season ends

    An Afghan journalist wounded by a roadside bomb as he headed home from work has died, officials said Wednesday, as candidates standing in this ...
  6. A worker prints posters in support of Abdullah Abdullah, the current chief executive

    Afghans fear violence, fraud as presidential vote looms

    Ordinary Afghans are divided on whether to defy the Taliban's threats and cast their ballots in a presidential election this week, and even those ...
  7. The UN has called for fresh talks between Afghan groups

    Afghanistan's Taliban meets Chinese government in Beijing

  8. All observers expect a further surge of violence by the insurgents, who want to undermine the future

    Fraud the main enemy for Afghan election officials

    In a dusty Kabul suburb, hundreds of workers check and recheck biometric fingerprint readers -- part of a massive effort to ensure Afghanistan's ...
  9. A wounded Afghan man receives treatment at a hospital

    Citing corruption, US slashes Afghan aid days before election