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Latest news on Afghanistan, President Harmid Karzai's government and the British Army deployment in Helmand province where our soldiers are fighting the Taliban.
By TAIMOOR SHAH, ALISSA J. RUBIN and JACK HEALY
At least three people were killed when a suicide bomber snuck a bomb into a Kandahar mosque by hiding it under his turban.
President Hamid Karzai of Afghanistan moved swiftly to unite both the tribes and political support around him in the face of the continuing insurgency.July 13, 2011
A suicide bomber killed five French troops guarding a meeting between NATO officers and Afghan tribal elders on Wednesday morning northeast of the capital.July 13, 2011
The political, economic, military and diplomatic troubles facing President Hamid Karzai are making him appear increasingly isolated and overwhelmed.July 13, 2011
A family associate shot Ahmed Wali Karzai, a provincial council chairman, at close range, friends said.