Post Profile

Kabul Attacks Blamed on NATO Intelligence

Afghan President Hamid Karzai has branded the Taliban’s 18-hour siege of Kabul and places across eastern Afghanistan on Sunday an intelligence failure and called for an investigation into NATO security operations. Thirty-six insurgents were killed with four civilians dead and several dozen injured. Karzai praised Afghan troops who responded for their speed and bravery. —ARK The Guardian: The criticism underlined divisions between Karzai and his backers.
read more


Related Posts

Karzai: Afghan troops take lead to secure country

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan forces have taken over the lead from the U.S.-led NATO coalition for security nationwide, President Hamid Karzai announced Tuesday in a significant milestone in the 12-year war.

Afghan Attacks Show NATO Failure - Karzai

News / Independent News : RIA Novosti

Afghan President Hamid Karzai said on Monday a coordinated attack on the country’s capital Kabul and three provinces on Sunday were a failure on the part of NATO and domestic intelligence force

Karzai: Afghan Taliban, U.S. revive reconciliation talks in Qatar

News : The Newsroom

KABUL (Reuters) - The Afghan Taliban and the United States have been holding talks in the Gulf Arab state of Qatar, Afghan President Hamid Karzai said on Sunday. The Taliban suspended the talks one year ago, blaming "shaky, erratic ...

Karzai Blames Taliban Blitz on NATO 'Failure'

News / International Affairs : World from Newser

Yesterday's 18-hour assault on Kabul is finally over after the last gunman was killed this morning, and Afghan President Hamid Karzai said today that the attack proves the "failure" of NATO and intelligence services. In his first st...

Picking up pieces after 18 hour Taliban assault ends in Kabul

Arts / Photography : PhotoBlog on

Afghan President Hamid Karzai said on Monday that a coordinated Taliban attack showed a "failure" by Afghan intelligence and especially by NATO, as heavy street fighting between insurgents and security forces came to an end after 18...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC