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  1. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's term was due to expire on May 22, well before the polls

    Afghan supreme court extends Ghani's term until delayed elections

    Afghanistan's supreme court has extended the term of President Ashraf Ghani until delayed elections take place, an official said Sunday, resolving ...
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    Afghan president supported start of US-Taliban talks: US general

  3. Ashraf Ghani

    Taliban take centre stage as Kabul cut out of peace talks

  4. Former Afghan warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar speaks to the media after arriving to register as a candi

    Former Afghan warlord Hekmatyar enters presidential race

    A former warlord accused of historic war crimes entered Afghanistan's presidential race on Saturday in a new challenge to President Ashraf Ghani ...
  5. Afghan Interior Minister Mohammad Hanif Atmar speaks with reporters in Kabul

    Commentary: The man who might become Afghanistan's next President

    Mohammad Hanif Atmar is a trustworthy candidate who has strong political connections and policy credentials, says one observer.
  6. FILE PHOTO:  Afghanistan's President Ghani attends a conference in Geneva

    Afghan President names two former spy chiefs to key posts

    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani named two former heads of the intelligence services to key security posts in his government on Sunday in a step that ...
  7. Afghan women arrive at a voter registration centre to register for the upcoming parliamentary and d

    Afghan bid to weed out suspect candidates spells more election trouble

    A ban on dozens of Afghan strongmen and lawmakers from running for parliament because of suspected links to illegal armed groups has spurred ...
  8. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani speaks during a news conference in Kabul

    Afghan government considering new Eid ceasefire offer

    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani may offer the Taliban a ceasefire during next month's Eid holiday after the truce in June which saw unprecedented ...
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    US ready for direct talks with Afghan Taliban, general says