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  Obama 'angry' over McChrystal claims  Washington: US President was angered by a magazine profile in which the top military commander in Afghanistan criticised senior administration officials Afghan officials quit over summit attack. Kabul Canadian commander in Afghanistan out. Canada   Lawmakers reject most of Karzai's picks  Kabul: Afghan President's second attempt to seat a new Cabinet failed Saturday with the parliament rejecting a majority of his selections MPs reject most Karzai cabinet nominees  Kabul: The parliament has turned down 17 out of President Hamid Karzai's 24 nominees for his new Cabinet. Energy minister was among the rejected Obama team rejects criticism of exit timing  Washington: State Secretary Clinton said it was not a 'drop-dead deadline' while Defence Secretary Gates said it was 'the beginning of a process'   Obama issues new Afghan orders  Washington: US President Barack Obama has issued new orders for the US military after deciding how many more troops to send 2nd German official quits over airstrike
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  Kabul police boss quits amid attacks  General Zahir Zahir has resigned, following a surge in attacks by Afghan militants on foreigners in the city over the past two weeks Karzai: Nato has caused suffering. Kabul US generals retire over Taliban raid. Washington Karzai rebuke for US and Taliban. Kabul Key Afghanistan ministers 'fired'. Kabul Karzai urges American pullback. Kabul   Obama condolences over massacre   Washington: US President Obama has phoned his Afghan counterpart Karzai to express condolences over the massacre of 16 villagers in Kandahar   Obama apology for Koran burnings   Washington: President Barack Obama has apologised to the Afghan people for the burning of Korans by American troops at a US base Karzai flies home after Afghan blast. Kabul US general in Afghanistan fired   Karzai rebukes US on child deaths  Kabul: President Karzai has told the US commander in Afghanistan that his apology for the deaths of nine children in an air strike is 'not enough' Karzai criticises US-Russia raid. Kabul Karzai: 'Unofficial contacts' with Taliban   Karzai backs choice of Petraeus  Kabul: Afghanistan's president has backed the selection of Gen. David Petraeus as the top NATO commander in Afghanistan   Obama fires US Afghan commander
  Afghan Taliban announce successor to Mullah Mansour  The Afghan Taliban have announced new leader Mawlawi Haibatullah Akhundzada to replace Mullah Akhtar Mansour who was killed in a US drone strike   New Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour calls for unity

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  The new leader of the Afghan Taliban, Mullah Akhtar Mansour, has called for unity in an audio message, saying that the group will continue fighting

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  Washington: Gen Stanley McChrystal, has been dismissed by President Obama after critical comments about senior US officials in a magazine
 He will be replaced by Gen David Petraeus, who led the surge strategy in Iraq


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  Berlin: Former Defense Minister and current Labor Minister Franz Josef Jung has resigned over a fatal Afghan airstrike ordered by German forces
Nov.26 Top soldier quits over Afghanistan raid  Berlin: Wolfgang Schneiderhan has resigned over allegations of a cover-up related to a deadly Nato air strike Nov.24 Obama seeks Afghanistan closure  Washington: US President Barack Obama has said it is his intention to 'finish the job' in Afghanistan after eight years of conflict there Nov.19   Hamid Karzai sworn in for second term  Kabul: Western leaders have urged Karzai to deliver tangible improvements in Afghans' lives Nov.2   Karzai vows to battle corruption  Kabul: Afghan President Hamid Karzai has vowed to remove the 'stigma' of corruption, a day after winning a new term Obama urges 'new Afghan chapter'. Washington Karzai declared elected president
  Kabul: Afghan electoral officials declared incumbent President Hamid Karzai the winner of another term in office, after canceling second round of voting
Oct.6 Obama aware of Afghan differences. Washington May.11 US sacks top Afghanistan general   Washington: The US defence secretary has asked Gen David McKiernan to step down, saying the battle against the Taleban needs 'new thinking'

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Nov.26 Karzai defends Taliban peace move
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Dec.7 Karzai Sworn in as President  Kabul: Hamid Karzai was sworn in as Afghanistan's first popularly elected president, promising to bring peace to the nation

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Jun.13 Karzai elected head of state
  Kabul: Karzai received more than 80% of the votes of loya jirga. His closest rival was a woman Apr.17 Kabul joy as ex-king returns
  87-year-old Zahir Shah has returned from Italy accompanied by Karzai amid tight security after almost 30 years of exile

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Dec.24 Warlord Dostum is given top job. Kabul Dec.4 Karzai to head Afghanistan. Ruhr Nov.17 Rabbani returns to Kabul

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B. 2016-05-24 Afghan Taliban announce successor to Mullah Mansour Afghanistan
2015-08-01 New Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour calls for unity Afghanistan
D. 2014-11-30 Kabul police boss quits amid attacks Kabul
4. 2013-10-07 Karzai: Nato has caused suffering Kabul
5. 2013-09-30 US generals retire over Taliban raid Washington
6. 2013-03-10 Karzai rebuke for US and Taliban Kabul
H. 2012-08-04 Key Afghanistan ministers 'fired' Kabul
8. 2012-03-15 Karzai urges American pullback Kabul
9. 2012-03-11 Obama condolences over massacre Washington

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