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Former Afghan leader urges sanctions on Pakistan officials

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Saying that Afghanistan is in "terrible shape" 16 years after the collapse of the Taliban, former President Hamid Karzai accused the United States and Pakistan of using the Afghan war to further their own national interests.

Russia supports former President Karzai in Afghanistan

It appears that from now on, Hamid Karzaï, former Afghan president, will be supported by Moscow who sees in him the best propagandist of analyses from the Kremlin. Since he left power and handed over to Daesh his duties as the godfather of opium trafficking, the former President has turned against Washington. Show More Summary

Karzai Slams Trump Afghanistan Policy

Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai has strongly opposed the new US strategy towards Afghanistan, saying it is against peace and the national interest of the country.... Karzai has previously expressed his discontent with American military actions since January. Show More Summary

Afghan Ex-President Karzai: ISIS Is A Tool Of The United States

In an interview with Voice of America (VOA) on Wednesday, ex-Afghan President Hamid Karzai - a former Washington Ally, made statements which go hand in hand with revelations from Wikileaks during the 2016 elections. Karzai criticized recent U.S. Show More Summary

Former Afghan President calls ISIS a US tool

11 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai claimed Wednesday that the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) was a tool of the U.S. Karzai, a former ally to Washington who has become increasingly critical of U.S. foreign policy, said America’s’ two-year fight against ISIS has been “weak.” Speaking to...

Former Afghan President: Massive US bomb was an 'atrocity'

Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai said Monday that the U.S. is using Afghanistan as a weapons testing ground, calling the recent use of the largest-ever non-nuclear bomb "an immense atrocity … Click to Continue »

Former Afghan President Accuses Current Regime of 'Treason' For Permitting America to Drop MOAB

Remember Hamid Karzai? That was Bush's puppet in Afghanistan, post Taliban. Thanks to Karzai, Afghanistan's opium production rose an impressive 20x under his rule -- fulfilling an insatiable appetite for drug addled Americans in need...Show More Summary

Karzai: Ghani a 'Traitor' for Allowing MOAB

Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai is mincing no words in assessing the United States' bombing of an ISIS stronghold with its biggest non-nuclear device, reports the New York Times : "Shame, shame," he says of current President Ashraf Ghani's admission that his government coordinated the bombing with the Trump administration. "No...

Hamid Karzai: MOAB 'brutal act against innocent people'

Ex-Afghan President Hamid Karzai tells Al Jazeera US bomb reportedly targeting ISIL is a threat to Afghan sovereignty.

Ex-Afghan president calls decision to drop massive U.S. bomb ‘treason’

Former Afghan president Hamid Karzai accused his successor on Saturday of committing treason by allowing the U.S. military to drop the largest conventional bomb ever used in combat during an operation against Islamic State militants in Afghanistan. Show More Summary

Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai Accuses Successor Of 'Treason' By Allowing U.S. To Drop Massive Bomb

11 months agoNews : Huffington Post

By Mirwais Harooni KABUL (Reuters) - Former Afghan president Hamid Karzai accused his successor on Saturday of committing treason by allowing the U.S. military to drop the largest conventional bomb ever used in combat during an operation...Show More Summary

Calling Successor a ‘Traitor’, Afghan Ex-President Denounces U.S. Bombing

11 months agoNews : NYTimes: News

Former President Hamid Karzai called his successor “a traitor” for allowing the United States to drop a giant bomb in Afghanistan.

Top U.S. General Says It Was 'Right Time' to Use Huge Bomb

11 months agoNews : Newsweek: US

Former president Hamid Karzai condemned the use of the weapon on Afghan soil, calling it "the inhuman and most brutal misuse of our country" as a testing ground for new weapons.

Q&A: Hamid Karzai and the “Afghan Disaster”

(Photo: AP/Rahmat Gul) Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai, center, arrives at the presidential palace in Kabul on September 29, 2016. T he next president who takes office will inherit the longest war in American history. Despite thousands...Show More Summary

U.S. watchdog slams Afghan anti-corruption body and former president

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An Afghan anti-corruption body formed in 2008 has been ineffective, lacks independence and never verified the asset declaration forms of former President Hamid Karzai, the U.S. government's top watchdog on Afghanistan said in a report published on Thursday.

Ex-Afghan leader attacks new US combat rules, urges Taliban to talk peace

KABUL (Reuters) - Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai has sharply criticized new authorities giving the U.S. military greater freedom to fight Taliban insurgents, saying they were a further erosion of the country's sovereignty.

Hamid Karzai Is Still Running, but Where’s the Finish Line?

2 years agoNews : NYTimes: News

Critics say the former president of Afghanistan is working from the wings to destabilize his successor’s government.

Afghan Ex-President Slams Gov't Request for US Assistance in Counterterrorism

Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai considers Afghani government's call for help to the US to be a wrong action.

Hamid Karzai, in retirement, says of Afghanistan: 'We should not be failing'

Every year during the two Eid holidays, hundreds of men, women and children from all over Afghanistan line up outside Hamid Karzai’s house, hoping to meet the former Afghan president. For those six days on the Islamic calendar, Karzai is the embodiment of the elder statesman — the first modern...

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