30 Sep '14, 11am

Accord to keep US troops in Afghanistan signed in Kabul

Accord to keep US troops in Afghanistan signed in Kabul

Related Kabul suicide blasts kill 7 Afghan military personnel Two suicide bombers struck vehicles carrying Afghan army personnel Wednesday morning, killing seven people and wounding at least 19 more, military officials said. Afghanistan’s new government set to sign BSA on Tuesday One of the first acts of new Afghan President Ashraf Ghani’s unity government will be to sign a long-awaited Bilateral Security Agreement with the United States that would allow U.S. troops to remain in the country after this year. New Afghan leader Ashraf Ghani’s transformation and winning strategy With his Ivy League pedigree and professorial air, Ashraf Ghani long seemed ill-suited to the rough-and-tumble politics of his native Afghanistan, especially after a quarter-century as an academic in the United States. Blast in Afghan capital sparks concern ahead of presidential inauguration A small ex...

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