Karzai's visit is aimed at further strengthening the bilateral relations between the two countries as both countries are members of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC).
UNAMA does not formally have a role in the Afghan-led, Afghan-managed electoral process, but has been supporting authorities and the independent electoral bodies by advising on election-related matters, Kubis said.
The Youth Football Committee of the Afghanistan Football Federation said that 18 of these players will take part at the Caspian Cup in Azerbaijan in May.
The attack took place two days after when at least one Afghan Nationa Police (ANP) officer was killed and three others injured during a battle between police and insurgents in the Sorubi District of Kabul.
Without a U.S. and coalition military presence, the international community may balk at financial commitments to support the Afghan armed forces, which will require $4 billion to $4.5 billion in annual subsidies.
China firmly supports Afghanistan to realize a smooth transition and hopes Afghanistan's general election will go ahead smoothly as scheduled.
The Taliban had not still confirmed their fighters’ death in the incident.
The Afghan Presidential and Provincial Council elections are expected to hold on April 5.
The Taliban in Afghanistan say violence against Muslims in the Central African Republic threatens the peaceful co-existence of people throughout Africa.
Pakistan’s Foreign Office claimed Thursday that 23 paramilitary personnel of Pakistan were brutally murdered inside the Afghan territory.
The militants were looking to carry out attack against the election campaign teams using the vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (IED).
China is keen to invest in Afghan resource deposits worth as much as $1 trillion, based on U.S. Pentagon estimates.
The officials further added that President Hamid Karzai’s visit to Sri Lanka is aimed at further strengthening the bilateral relations between the two nations.
Afghan President Hamid Karzai will meet Wang during his stay in Afghanistan.
Ambassador Edgar met with representatives of customs and border services on the bridge Hayraton connecting Uzbekistan and Afghanistan over the Amudarya River.
I don’t think the Taliban are strong enough to sweep in and take over a unified Afghanistan. I think it’s more likely that it would break into areas of conflict,” Mcchrystral said.
The Taliban have not yet commented about the operations.
Afghanistan had huge untapped natural resources and a joint venture between businessmen of Pakistan and Afghanistan could pave way for a win-win situation.
The international partnership, which also involves the World Food Programme (WFP), will reach approximately 15 to 18 million Afghans.