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Ghani meets Turkish counterpart behind closed doors

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Dec 14, 2017 - 09:16
KABUL (Pajhwok): Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan held a meeting with his Afghan counterpart Ashraf Ghani in at the Yildiz Palace in Istanbul on Wednesday. Ghani also participated in an extraordinary summit of the Organisation of the Islamic...
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Ghani stresses greater cooperation among pillars of state

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Dec 04, 2017 - 15:40
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani, saying that people’s demands are being met, has stressed the need for strengthening cooperation and among the key pillars of the state. Ghani made the remarks during a meeting with leaders of administrative...
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Ghani, Abdullah remain committed to unity govt: US

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Dec 04, 2017 - 09:51
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani and CEO Dr Abdullah are committed to the unity government and are making it work, the White House has said. During his recent visit to the US, Abdullah met top US officials including Vice President Mike...
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Ulema role in society should increase: Ghani

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Dec 03, 2017 - 19:47
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Sunday said the ulema of Afghanistan and other Islamic countries were united in stance against rebellions and creating anarchy in Islamic countries.
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Ghani due in Tashkent on Monday to discuss ties

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Dec 03, 2017 - 15:29
KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani will arrive in Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan, for an official visit on Monday. According to the Uzbek Foreign Ministry, the visit will take place at an invitation of Uzbekistan’s...
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No one from inside govt helps Daesh: Ghani

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Dec 02, 2017 - 16:55
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Saturday demanded evidence from those who allege Afghan officials are supporting Daesh. “They should prove their claim in the court and in the meantime take responsibility for failure of proving their...
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Preventing violence against women a shared duty: Ghani

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Nov 25, 2017 - 20:25
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Saturday said preventing violence against women was a shared responsibility of the government, ulema and civil society activists, urging all to discharge their Islamic and moral duty in this regard. Ghani...
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President off to UAE to attend museum inaugural ceremony

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Nov 08, 2017 - 13:29
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Wednesday flew to the United Arab Emirates at the head of a high-level delegation to attend the inaugural ceremony of Louvre Museum. Ghani would also discuss expansion of bilateral cooperation and security...
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Pence, Ghani discusses security situation, elections

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Nov 08, 2017 - 08:43
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): US Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday spoke with President Ashraf Ghani on the situation in the war-devastated country, the White House said. They discussed the impact of President Donald Trump's South Asia strategy on the...
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Ghani praises footballers, promises scholarships

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Oct 29, 2017 - 01:46
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani has encouraged young footballers and promised to arrange 100 scholarships for in the next three years. A statement from the Presidential Palace said President Ghani met with leaders of the country’s football...
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President Ghani calls new US strategy a game-changer

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Oct 25, 2017 - 10:30
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani has characterised President Donald Trump’s new strategy for South Asia as a “game-changer” aimed at ensuring a regional approach to fighting terrorism. Speaking at the Vivekananda International Foundation (VIF...
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Ghani meets Indian counterpart, FM in New Delhi

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Oct 24, 2017 - 14:07
KABUL (Pajhwok): On his arrival in New Delhi on Tuesday on a day-long visit, President Ashraf Ghani met his Indian counterpart Ram Nath Kovind and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. Ghani, who landed at the Palam airport at 8am, met Kovind,...
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Our hospitals don’t meet people’s needs: Ghani

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Oct 03, 2017 - 20:29
KABUL (Pajhwok): Inaugurating the Afghanistan Medical Council, President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday said medical services offered by the country’s hospitals and clinics didn’t meet people’s needs. “I am not sure who is a doctor and who is not?” Ghani...
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Field reaffirms UK commitment during Kabul visit

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Oct 03, 2017 - 17:43
KABUL (Pajhwok): UK’s Minister for Asia and the Pacific, Mark Field, who completed his two-day visit to Kabul, has said his country is committed to continuing its support for Afghanistan in overcoming the legacy of over 40 years of conflict. “We...
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Post-US-strategy-environment offers new opportunities for Afghanistan: Ghani

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Oct 02, 2017 - 17:51
KABUL (Pajhwok): In the wake of new US strategy for Afghanistan and South Asia the environment has changed and new opportunities have come into existence for Afghanistan, President Ashraf Ghani told a high-level British official on Monday. British...
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Consensus on peace unprecedented in 40 years: Ghani

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Sep 27, 2017 - 15:01
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani has said the current national and international consensus on peace in Afghanistan is unprecedented in the past 40 years. Ghani expressed the views during a meeting with the High Peace Council (HPC) chief and...
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Ghani warns Pakistan of ‘heavy price’, reoffers dialogue

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Sep 25, 2017 - 20:53
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani has warned Pakistan of having to pay “a heavy price’ if the country did not avail his offer of a comprehensive dialogue. “What I'm offering the Pakistan government, the Pakistan security apparatus, is the...
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Ghani orders AGO to probe discriminatory letter

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Sep 23, 2017 - 12:49
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani has directed the Attorney General Officer (AGO) to investigate a letter containing discriminatory remarks found in the Office of Administrative Affairs. Some days back, a letter from the office's telegram...
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Ghani, UN chief talk Afghan peace, terror war

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Sep 22, 2017 - 11:25
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani met United Nations secretary general Antonio Guterres at the world body’s headquarters in New York on Thursday and discussed with him the war against terrorism and regional issues.
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Ghani meets Trump in NY, says ‘victory within sight’

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Sep 21, 2017 - 19:35
NEW YORK (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani met his US counterpart Donald Trump Thursday on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly session here, during which he said that as a result of new Afghan policy a cloud of uncertainty has been...
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