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11/19 Hamid Karzai sworn in for second term
11/02 Karzai declared elected president
11/01 Abdullah withdraws from Afghan runoff
10/23 Run-off campaigning begins
10/20 Karzai accepts election runoff
09/16 Karzai blasts EU over 'suspicious vote' claim
09/10 Hundreds of Afghan votes declared invalid
09/08 Recount clouds Karzai poll lead
08/27 US envoy 'in angry Karzai talks'
11/01 Abdullah withdraws from Afghan runoff
10/23 Run-off campaigning begins
10/20 Karzai accepts election runoff
09/16 Karzai blasts EU over 'suspicious vote' claim
09/10 Hundreds of Afghan votes declared invalid
09/08 Recount clouds Karzai poll lead
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11/03 Karzai declared poll winner
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  Afghan presidential contender Abdullah Abdullah has claimed victory in last month's poll, despite results giving a lead to his rival, Ashraf Ghani
Jul.7   Afghanistan's Ashraf Ghani leads in early vote count
  Former Afghan Finance Minister Ashraf Ghani is leading the race to replace Hamid Karzai as president, according to preliminary results.    Ghani won 56.44% of votes in the run-off. His rival Abdullah A...


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Jun.16  Pakistan and Kabul discuss security Jun.13  Afghans vote in crunch run-off poll Jun.6 Afghan presidential candidate survives convoy attack
  At least six people were killed when explosions hit a campaign rally for Abdullah Abdullah, one of two presidential runoff candidates at a hotel


May 2014 ... more > Top ^
May.25  Obama makes surprise Afghan visit

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Apr.26   Afghan election set for run-off
  The Afghan presidential election will go to a second round, after no candidate reached the 50% needed for an outright win Apr.13  Abdullah ahead in Afghan poll count Apr.3  Huge security as Afghan presidential election looms

March 2014 ... more > Top ^
Mar.29  Taliban attack Afghan election HQ Mar.9  Afghanistan VP, ex-Northern Alliance commander dies at 57

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Feb.9  Afghan troops urge Karzai to sign security deal

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Jan.18 Afghanistan security probe after Kabul restaurant raid   A number of Afghan officials have been suspended as an investigation is carried out into a suicide bomb and gun attack that killed 21 people

year 2013 Top ^

Dec.3 US halts shipments from Afghanistan Nov.21 US-Afghan clash on pact timetable Nov.20 Loya Jirga to debate US-Afghan security deal Nov.18 Afghan-US security deal at impasse Jun.19   Afghan government pulls out of talks   President Karzai lashed out at the United States over the opening of a Taliban office in Qatar, pulling out of security talks with U May.17  Afghan MPs to debate women's rights Feb.16  Karzai limits Afghan air strike help

year 2012 Top ^

Sep.7  Prince Harry deployed to Afghanistan Jul.6 Clinton made a surprise visit to Kabul
May.24 President Hollande in Afghanistan on troop visit May.1 Obama, Karzai sign partnership pact Feb.24   Afghan Koran protests reach deadly peak   At least 12 people are killed as protests continue for a fourth day across Afghanistan over the burning of Korans at a US air base

year 2011 Top ^

Nov.16  Karzai aims to set limits on U.S. troops Nov.13  Taliban claims to leak security details Oct.19  Clinton arrives in Afghanistan Jun.18   Karzai: U.S. in peace talks with Taliban  The United States is involved in peace talks with the Taliban, Afghan President Hamid Karzai told a youth group Mar.7  US defence chief in Afghan visit Mar.6  Karzai rebukes US on child deaths

year 2010 Top ^

Oct.25 Iran's cash to Kabul worries US
. Washington Jul.20   Powers back Afghan takeover date  A major conference on Afghanistan has endorsed Karzai's goal that Afghan forces should lead security operations across the country by 2014 Jul.19  Karzai seeks greater aid control Jun.26  Karzai backs choice of Petraeus May.22  UK ministers 'united' on Afghanistan Apr.1     Karzai accuses UN over election fraud  Afghan President has accused foreign election observers of fraud during last year's disputed vote Mar.28     Obama arrives in Afghanistan  President Obama and Afghanistan's president Hamid Karzai took part in a 10-minute arrival ceremony before walking into the palace Jan.16  Lawmakers reject most of Karzai's picks Jan.2  MPs reject most Karzai cabinet nominees

year 2009 Top ^

Nov.19 Hamid Karzai sworn in for second term
Nov.15  US demands Afghan 'bribery court' Nov.11  Envoy urges no US troop increase Nov.2  Karzai vows to battle corruption  Obama urges 'new Afghan chapter'     Karzai declared elected president
  Afghan electoral officials declared incumbent President Hamid Karzai the winner of another term in office, after canceling second round of voting
Nov.1 Abdullah withdraws from Afghan runoff Oct.31  Afghan rivals talk over vote boycott Oct.28  UN chief condemns Kabul killings Oct.26  Afghan rivals row over poll chief Oct.23 Run-off campaigning begins Oct.20     Karzai accepts election runoff
  Afghan President bowed to Western pressure, agreeing to take part in a presidential runoff vote in two weeks
 Sack Afghan poll officials - UN Oct.12  Afghan quits election commission Sep.21  Karzai backs U.S. call for more troops Sep.17  Karzai warns West over vote fraud claims Sep.16 Karzai blasts EU over 'suspicious vote' claim Sep.10  US urges caution on Afghan vote Hundreds of Afghan votes declared invalid Sep.8 Recount clouds Karzai poll lead Sep.6  Karzai closer to Afghan poll win Aug.27 US envoy 'in angry Karzai talks' Aug.25  Partial results put Karzai ahead in vote Aug.18 Poll media blackout urged Aug.16 Karzai, rivals debate as elections near Apr.27  Brown: Afghanistan is 'crucible of terror' Apr.4 Karzai to review move toward sharia law

year 2008 Top ^

Nov.26  Karzai defends Taliban peace move Oct.5  Afgh. General: Politics needed to end war Aug.19  Sarkozy arrives in Kabul Jul.20  Obama meets with Afghan president Jul.19     Obama opens foreign tour  US Democratic presidential contender, who flew to Kabul as part of a US congressional team, is at the start of a high-profile international ... Jul.6  Karzai orders probe into deadly U.S. strike Jun.15  Karzai issues warning to Pakistan May.24  Afghans appalled Marines not charged Feb.7  Karzai denies tensions with West Feb.6  Rice and Miliband on Afghan trip Jan.4  Afghanistan appeals for food aid

year 2007 Top ^

Dec.25  Urgent talks on Afghan expulsions Jul.22 Former king Zahir Shah dies  Zahir Shah has died at the age of 92 following a long illness. He was deposed in 1973 and went into exile, but returned in 2002 Jul.1  Karzai orders bomb deaths probe Jun.23  Karzai blasts NATO over deaths

year 2006 Top ^

Oct.28  NATO commander: Mistakes made in strike Oct.27  Karzai condemns civilian deaths Sep.6  Musharraf in Afghanistan Jul.10  Rumsfeld arrives in Afghanistan Jun.22  Karzai criticises foreign tactics May.23  Karzai orders 'human shield' probe

year 2005 Top ^

Dec.19  Cheney attends parliament ceremony May.20  Karzai angry at US Afghan 'abuse' Mar.17  Karzai announces election delay

year 2004 Top ^

Dec.7  Karzai Sworn in as President Nov.3   Karzai declared poll winner  Incumbent has been declared the winner of first direct presidential election Oct.24   Karzai wins Afghan majority
  Interim leader has won a majority of estimated votes cast in landmark presidential elections Oct.13  Karzai rival ends election boycott Oct.10  Monitor: No reason to nullify poll Oct.9 Karzai rivals demand new vote
Mar.27  Elections to be delayed Jan.26  Constitution becomes law Jan.4   Loya jirga agrees constitution  The document gives the president sweeping powers. It awards parliament the power to appoint of ministers

year 2003 Top ^

Dec.13  Afghans gather for loya jirga Nov.3  Constitution unveiled

year 2002 Top ^

Jun.24  Karzai swears in cabinet Jun.13 Karzai elected head of state
Jun.11   Former king opened loya jirga  Mohammed Zahir Shah has told a traditional gathering that he wants to adopt a democratic system based on Islam Apr.17 Kabul joy as ex-king returns  87-year-old Zahir Shah has returned from Italy accompanied by Karzai amid tight security after almost 30 years of exile Jan.7  Blair visits Afghanistan

year 2001 Top ^

Dec.24  Warlord Dostum is given top job Dec.21   Swearing-in of interim government
  Ceremony attended by representatives from every province. 30-member government is to be headed by Hamid Karzai Nov.17  Rabbani returns to Kabul Oct.6  Bush warns Taleban Sep.29 Afghan opposition backs former king
Sep.20   Clerics ask Bin Laden to leave  The resolution is represent a compromise agreed at a meeting in Kabul. The U.S. has dismissed as inadequate


Afghanistan election commission names Ahmadzai winner  The commission named Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai as the winner of the presidential election, hours after rivals sign power-sharing deal Afghan presidential contenders in election deal Presidential election in crisis after candidate pulls out of audit Afghan presidential candidates agree vote audit Afghan presidential vote leader Ghani calls for poll audit Afghan poll crisis: Defiant Abdullah claims victory




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Jul.19  Karzai seeks greater aid control
2008
Jan.4  Afghanistan appeals for food aid




Kabul, Politics Election, Vote Timeline ... See World Election, Vote timeline Top ^
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  Afghan presidential contender Abdullah Abdullah has claimed victory in last month's poll, despite results giving a lead to his rival, Ashraf Ghani
Jul.7 Afghanistan's Ashraf Ghani leads in early vote count
  Former Afghan Finance Minister Ashraf Ghani is leading the race to replace Hamid Karzai as president, according to preliminary results.    Ghani won 56.44% of votes in the run-off. His rival Abdullah A...
Jun.13  Afghans vote in crunch run-off poll Jun.6 Afghan presidential candidate survives convoy attack
  At least six people were killed when explosions hit a campaign rally for Abdullah Abdullah, one of two presidential runoff candidates at a hotel
Apr.26 Afghan election set for run-off
  The Afghan presidential election will go to a second round, after no candidate reached the 50% needed for an outright win Apr.13  Abdullah ahead in Afghan poll count Apr.3  Huge security as Afghan presidential election looms Mar.29  Taliban attack Afghan election HQ 2010 Apr.1   Karzai accuses UN over election fraud  Afghan President has accused foreign election observers of fraud during last year's disputed vote 2009 Nov.1 Abdullah withdraws from Afghan runoff Oct.26  Afghan rivals row over poll chief Oct.23 Run-off campaigning begins Oct.20   Karzai accepts election runoff
  Afghan President bowed to Western pressure, agreeing to take part in a presidential runoff vote in two weeks
Oct.20  Sack Afghan poll officials - UN Oct.12  Afghan quits election commission Sep.16 Karzai blasts EU over 'suspicious vote' claim Sep.10  US urges caution on Afghan vote Sep.10 Hundreds of Afghan votes declared invalid Sep.8 Recount clouds Karzai poll lead Sep.6  Karzai closer to Afghan poll win Aug.25  Partial results put Karzai ahead in vote Aug.18 Poll media blackout urged Aug.16 Karzai, rivals debate as elections near 2005 Mar.17  Karzai announces election delay 2004 Nov.3 Karzai declared poll winner  Incumbent has been declared the winner of first direct presidential election Oct.24 Karzai wins Afghan majority
  Interim leader has won a majority of estimated votes cast in landmark presidential elections Oct.13  Karzai rival ends election boycott Oct.10  Monitor: No reason to nullify poll Oct.9 Karzai rivals demand new vote Mar.27  Elections to be delayed



Kabul, Politics Government Timeline ... See World Government timeline Top ^
2007 Dec.25  Urgent talks on Afghan expulsions 2004 Jan.26  Constitution becomes law Jan.4 Loya jirga agrees constitution  The document gives the president sweeping powers. It awards parliament the power to appoint of ministers 2002 Jun.24  Karzai swears in cabinet 2001 Dec.21 Swearing-in of interim government  Ceremony attended by representatives from every province. 30-member government is to be headed by Hamid Karzai



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2001 Sep.20   Clerics ask Bin Laden to leave  The resolution is represent a compromise agreed at a meeting in Kabul. The U.S. has dismissed as inadequate



Kabul, Politics Warning Timeline ... See World Warning timeline Top ^
2009 Sep.17  Karzai warns West over vote fraud claims 2008 Jun.15  Karzai issues warning to Pakistan 2001 Oct.6  Bush warns Taleban



Kabul, Politics Political Probe Timeline ... See World Political Probe timeline Top ^
2014 Jan.18 Afghanistan security probe after Kabul restaurant raid   A number of Afghan officials have been suspended as an investigation is carried out into a suicide bomb and gun attack that killed 21 people 2008 Jul.6  Karzai orders probe into deadly U.S. strike 2007 Jul.1  Karzai orders bomb deaths probe 2006 May.23  Karzai orders 'human shield' probe



Kabul, Politics Visit Timeline ... See World Visit timeline Top ^
2014 Oct.2 Cameron in Kabul for talks with Afghan president
Jul.10 Kerry in Kabul amid Afghan poll row May.25  Obama makes surprise Afghan visit 2012 Jul.6 Clinton made a surprise visit to Kabul May.24 President Hollande in Afghanistan on troop visit 2011 Oct.19  Clinton arrives in Afghanistan Mar.7  US defence chief in Afghan visit 2010 May.22  UK ministers 'united' on Afghanistan Mar.28   Obama arrives in Afghanistan  President Obama and Afghanistan's president Hamid Karzai took part in a 10-minute arrival ceremony before walking into the palace 2009 Apr.27  Brown: Afghanistan is 'crucible of terror' 2008 Aug.19  Sarkozy arrives in Kabul Jul.20  Obama meets with Afghan president Jul.19   Obama opens foreign tour  US Democratic presidential contender, who flew to Kabul as part of a US congressional team, is at the start of a high-profile international ... Feb.6  Rice and Miliband on Afghan trip 2006 Sep.6  Musharraf in Afghanistan Jul.10  Rumsfeld arrives in Afghanistan 2002 Jan.7  Blair visits Afghanistan



Kabul, Politics Agreement Timeline ... See World Agreement timeline Top ^
2014 Feb.9  Afghan troops urge Karzai to sign security deal 2013 Nov.21 US-Afghan clash on pact timetable
2012 May.1 Obama, Karzai sign partnership pact 2010 Jul.20 Powers back Afghan takeover date  A major conference on Afghanistan has endorsed Karzai's goal that Afghan forces should lead security operations across the country by 2014



Kabul, Politics Human Rights Timeline ... See World Human Rights timeline Top ^
2009 Apr.4 Karzai to review move toward sharia law




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2009 Nov.11  Envoy urges no US troop increase



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2014 Jun.16  Pakistan and Kabul discuss security 2013 Nov.18 Afghan-US security deal at impasse
Jun.19 Afghan government pulls out of talks   President Karzai lashed out at the United States over the opening of a Taliban office in Qatar, pulling out of security talks with U 2011 Jun.18   Karzai: U.S. in peace talks with Taliban  The United States is involved in peace talks with the Taliban, Afghan President Hamid Karzai told a youth group 2009 Oct.31  Afghan rivals talk over vote boycott Aug.27 US envoy 'in angry Karzai talks'



Kabul, Politics Royal Timeline ... See World Royal timeline Top ^
2012 Sep.7  Prince Harry deployed to Afghanistan 2007 Jul.22 Former king Zahir Shah dies  Zahir Shah has died at the age of 92 following a long illness. He was deposed in 1973 and went into exile, but returned in 2002 2002 Apr.17 Kabul joy as ex-king returns  87-year-old Zahir Shah has returned from Italy accompanied by Karzai amid tight security after almost 30 years of exile 2001 Sep.29 Afghan opposition backs former king




Kabul, Politics Political Leaders Timeline ... See World Political Leaders timeline Top ^
2011 Mar.6  Karzai rebukes US on child deaths 2010 Jun.26  Karzai backs choice of Petraeus 2009 Nov.19 Hamid Karzai sworn in for second term
Nov.2  Karzai vows to battle corruption Nov.2  Obama urges 'new Afghan chapter' Nov.2   Karzai declared elected president
  Afghan electoral officials declared incumbent President Hamid Karzai the winner of another term in office, after canceling second round of voting
2008 Nov.26  Karzai defends Taliban peace move 2004 Dec.7  Karzai Sworn in as President 2002 Jun.13 Karzai elected head of state 2001 Dec.24  Warlord Dostum is given top job Nov.17  Rabbani returns to Kabul



Kabul, Politics Protest Timeline ... See World Protest timeline Top ^
2013 Dec.3 US halts shipments from Afghanistan
2012 Feb.24 Afghan Koran protests reach deadly peak   At least 12 people are killed as protests continue for a fourth day across Afghanistan over the burning of Korans at a US air base



Kabul, Politics Security Timeline ... See World Security timeline Top ^
2011 Nov.13  Taliban claims to leak security details



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2014 Mar.9  Afghanistan VP, ex-Northern Alliance commander dies at 57



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2013 Nov.20 Loya Jirga to debate US-Afghan security deal
May.17  Afghan MPs to debate women's rights 2010 Jan.16  Lawmakers reject most of Karzai's picks Jan.2  MPs reject most Karzai cabinet nominees 2005 Dec.19  Cheney attends parliament ceremony 2003 Dec.13  Afghans gather for loya jirga 2002 Jun.11 Former king opened loya jirga  Mohammed Zahir Shah has told a traditional gathering that he wants to adopt a democratic system based on Islam