Afghanistan

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EUPOL Afghanistan

EU Police Mission in Afghanistan (EU)
Begin: 06/07

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UNAMA

United Nations Assistance Mission to Afghanistan (UN-Peacebuilding)
Begin: 03/02

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ISAF

International Security Assistance Force (UN-Mandatiert)
Begin: 01/02

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News


China- and Russia-led Shanghai bloc eyes Afghan role (07.06.2012)

The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) should be involved in its "peaceful reconstruction", China's President Hu Jintao said in Beijing.

NATO strikes overland Central Asia transport deals (04.06.2012)

NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen announced the agreements in Brussels after weeks of negotiations with the governments of Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Kazakhstan.

Drop is seen in casualties for Afghans (30.05.2012)

Civilian casualties in Afghanistan dropped significantly in the first four months of 2012, and a smaller proportion of the deaths was attributed to coalition and Afghan forces compared with a year earlier, the United Nations director in the country said Wednesday.

NATO says senior Al-Qaeda leader killed in Afghan air strike (29.05.2012)

NATO says a senior Al-Qaeda leader has been killed in an air strike in Afghanistan's eastern Kunar Province. The NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said Saudi-born Sakhr al-Taifi, also known as Mushtaq and Nasim, was Al-Qaeda's second most senior leader in Afghanistan.

Afghan parliament approves U.S.-Afghan security pact (26.05.2012)

Afghanistan's parliament has approved a strategic partnership agreement between Kabul and Washington, clearing the way for a U.S. presence in the country after most foreign combat troops leave in 2014.

Nato endorses Afghanistan withdrawal timetable (22.05.2012)

Nato leaders meeting in Chicago have endorsed plans to hand over combat command to Afghan forces by mid-2013. They confirmed Nato's combat troops would be withdrawn by the end of 2014, with only training units remaining.

UN chief assures Afghan leader of support to organize polls (21.05.2012)

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon assured Afghan President Hamid Karzai yesterday that the United Nations would provide technical support, at the request of the Government of Afghanistan, to organize the upcoming presidential election in Afghanistan.