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exercise a government may not interfere” (“Human Right”). Although the government has made some strides, there is evidence that shows women are still being forced into marriages, sexually abused, and denied an education. Even under the new direction of Hamid Karzai women are still being oppressed. Sakina, fourteen, was sold into marriage with a forty-five year old living a life of a servant and enduring constant beatings. She finally ran away from home and has been trying to get a divorce ever since...

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The Invasion of Afghanistan by Us

Poppy fields are other of the country’s major problems. Attraction to farming poppies caused people to avoid other forms of work that will improve the country economy, and affected the world as well. Therefor US have also aided the Afghan president, Hamid Karzai’s efforts to discourage opium production. However, Faruq Achiqzad argues that there have been more problems caused by the presence of the US troops, than there has been solved. He points out that the narco-trafficking situation has not changed...

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Arab Spring

Taliban. Afghan President Karzai went to the extent of suggesting the U.S. authorities to hold talks with Pakistan on behalf of the Taliban (The Express Tribune, 2011, December 4). The biggest obstacle to such an approach was always Afghan President Hamid Karzai, who presides over a bureaucracy so riddled with corruption that it is seemingly incapable of providing either basic services or competent governance. Without a reliable partner in Kabul, the counterinsurgency strategy successfully employed...

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Economic Comparison: Afghanistan with Pakistan and Iran

the “Bonn Agreement” which came out of a United Nations-sponsored conference which created an interim government and establishing a process to move toward a permanent government. Afghanistan is making strides toward political stability. President Hamid Karzai became the first ever democratically elected head of state in Afghanistan in October 2004. In December 2005, 351 men and women representing Afghanistan’s provinces, tribes and ethnic groups took their seats as representatives in the country’s...

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The War to Save a Nation

evil forces to raise their terrorist cadres. But that environment will not change if political will is lacking, and if there is no action by the US and the governments of the region to get our economies to create jobs that offer hope.” (Karzai 228) Hamid Karzai the President of Afghanistan shows in this quote that the need for Afghanistan needs to have a focus on the political and economic aspects in order to make a change and a better future. The Economy has continued to grow at rates between 12-14...

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Indian Role in Afghan and Its Implication of Pakistan

(ASP) which will further strengthen the relations between the two neighbors. India is the fifth highest donor in Afghanistan with $2billion of aid and also engaged in various development projects in Afghanistan and the recent visit by Afghan President Hamid Karzai also marks the collaboration of expanding the training of Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF). The growing partnership between New Delhi and Kabul has ensured some anxious moments with in Pakistan who doubts Indian presence in Afghanistan...

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English I Essay on the Causes of the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars

principal geostrategic tool for destabilizing and subverting the region, Iran is moving fast to expand relations with the new interim government of Afghanistan. Iran's state-run Tehran Times reported on January 3rd that Afghanistan's new prime minister, Hamid Karzai, had met the previous day with Iran's deputy foreign minister for Asia-Pacific affairs, Mohsen Aminzadeh, to request Iran's help in rebuilding the war-torn country. Karzai thanked Iran for its past categorical support, saying: "We want to see...

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Business Environment in Afghanistan

attendance, observers predicted that 40 percent of the electorate turned out much lowers than the 76 percent who voted in the first Presidential election, in 2004. The Independent Election Commission (IEC) announced results that indicated current president Hamid Karzai had won and got more than the 50 percent of votes essential to prevent a runoff against the second placed candidate. However, official recognition of the results by the IEC will depend on the ECC’s (Electoral Complaints Commission) mediation...

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Separatism Among Muslim Indian

launched the Aligarh Movement. [edit]Efforts made by Sir Syed Ahmed Khan Fortunately, Syed Ahmad Khan was able to attract into his orbit a number of sincere friends who shared his views and helped him. Among them were well-known figures like Nawab Mohsin-ul-Mulk, Nawab Viqar-ul-Mulk, Hali, Shibli, Maulvi Nazir Ahmad, Chiragh Ali, Mohammad Hayat, and Zakaullah. Above all, his gifted son Syed Mahmood, a renowned scholar, jurist and educationist, was a great source of help to him. Syed Ahmad also succeeded...

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Datuk Maznah Hamid

Datuk Maznah Hamid was born in Air Hitam, Kedah Darul Aman. Dubbed as the 'Iron Lady', she was the first woman to manage a security service company, whereby before her, this field was dominated by men only. Career: Chairman Danau Lumayan Chairman Securiforce Hi-Tech Cargo Board Member Golden Hope Plantations Berhad Board Member Perbadanan Usahawan Nasional Berhad (PUNB) Board Member Universiti Utara Malaysia Board Member Maznah Motivational Centre Advisory Board...

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