Afghan President Hamid Karzai wants Afghan leaders to back a security deal with the US. With NATO troops set to end combat operations there next year, Kabul has negotiated a draft pact with the US.
Former President Hamid Karzai briefs DW on the continued security problems in Afghanistan. He advocates an immediate appraisal of what's gone wrong, saying Afghanistan's future is in the hands of the younger generation.
At least 95 people have been killed in an attack in an area that hosts the EU's headquarters in Afghanistan. An Afghan security expert told DW that the Taliban-claimed assault was in response to the US's new strategy.
Gunmen opened fire on guests at the Intercontinental Hotel in western Kabul, killing at least 18 people and wounding many more. Taliban militants claimed responsibility for the attack, which lasted 13 hours.
Suicide bomb attacks in the Afghan capital, Kabul, have killed at least 40 people and injured some 30 others. The attacks were near a media outlet and a Shiite cultural center.
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