Hamid Karzai

Ex-Afghan president Hamid Karzai says Biden order on frozen funds for 9/11 victims is an ‘atrocity’

Joe Biden’s order to unfreeze and redirect $3.5bn of Afghanistan’s assets held in the US to the victims of 9/11 has attracted harsh criticism from former Afghan president Hamid Karzai.Mr Karzai who had to flee the country after the Taliban took control, on Sunday called the move an “atrocity” against Afghan citizens and sought the help of the kin of the victims of the terrorist attack to push the US president to rescind the order.“The people of Afghanistan share the pain of the American people, share the pain of the families and loved ones of those who died, who lost...
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Afghan girls must return to schools in spring, says Hamid Karzai

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 25 (ANI): Former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai has emphasised that girls must return to schools in spring. Karzai says the right to be educated and to work has been granted by Islam to women and should not be compromised, according to Tolo News. The US special envoy...
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Pakistan mustn’t interfere in Afghan affairs: Hamid Karzai

Kabul, Dec 20 (SocialNews.XYZ) Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai has said that Islamabad must not interfere in Kabul's internal affairs, a statement which came in response to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's remark about the ongoing political situation in the war-torn nation, as well as the threat posed by the Islamic State terror group, the media reported.

Afghanistan has been facing ISIS threat from Pakistan: Hamid Karzai

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 20 (ANI): Rejecting Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's remarks on terrorism in his country, former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai on Sunday said that the landlocked country has been facing ISIS's threat from Pakistan. At the Organization for Islamic Cooperation (OIC) summit on Sunday, Imran Khan had said...

Afghanistan: Hamid Karzai Says the Taliban Are His Brothers

The former president of Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai, has described the Taliban as his “brothers” in an exclusive interview. The BBC’s Yalda Hakim also questioned Mr Karzai on when girls and women would be able to return to education and work. He said he had had conversations about this and that the Taliban has agreed they should go back.

Hamid Karzai discuss women education in Afghanistan with UK PM's special envoy

Kabul [Islamabad] October 7 (ANI): Former President of Afghanistan Hamid Karzai on Thursday held a telephonic conversation with UK Prime Minister's special envoy Simon Gass to discuss issues related to women education in Afghanistan. During the call, both parties also held talks associated with health services and humanitarian assistance to...
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Hamid Karzai is back in the thick of Afghan politics but a long way from power.

The day the Taliban swept into Kabul, former president Hamid Karzai, who had spent much of the past two decades atop a government that was now in the midst of collapsing, called Abdullah Abdullah, another veteran survivor of Afghanistan’s game of thrones. Karzai, who lives in a compound near the...