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28 January 2015
• Ghani vows to reform election commission
• Taliban source: We arrested pro-IS commander
• IS appoints Hafiz Saeed as commander for Afghanistan and Pakistan
• Jawed Khohistani: Afghan Taliban divided into new groups
• Parliament approves national budget
• Provincial councils barred from overseeing local departments
• USAID gave US$5 million to support nutrition in Afghanistan
• Afghan refugees’ homes destroyed, money stolen in Pakistan
• Afghans can call presidential office directly to register complaints
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27 January 2015
• DI provides recommendations for transparent election in Afghanistan
• Taliban confirms visit, rules out Beijing’s mediation
• Group formed against Taliban and IS
• Russian envoy: Terrorism yet be defeated in Afghanistan
• Governor: Not enough aid to 2009 Kunduz incident’s survivors
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26 January 2015
• CEO hopes cabinet nominees will win confidence votes
• CEO: List of cabinet candidates will be completed in two days
• Danish denies rifts between President and CEO
• MP: Lower House has been hijacked by certain elements
• Lawmakers disqualify another cabinet pick
• 100 local security forces perish weekly due to lack of aerial support
• Experts urge US to review its counterterrorism efforts in Pakistan
• Kabul IDPs complain about cold weather
• Anti-Charlie Hebdo demonstrations held
• 1,100 factories closed in Afghanistan
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25 January 2015
• NATO envoy drums up support for unity government
• Thousands protest against Charlie Hebdo in Farah and Zabul provinces
• Rush-hour blast in Kabul wounds three including civilians
• Hundreds of hectares under poppy cultivation in Sayad
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24 January 2015
• UN should avoid any disrespect against Islam, says protesting religious scholar
• Salarzai: Turkmenistan is ready to cooperate with Afghan peace
• President, CEO accept disqualification of cabinet nominees with dual citizenship
• Efforts underway to win support of ethnic groups over cabinet picks
• Salarzai: Government does not have any plan to distribute weapons to paramilitary forces
• Acting NDS chief: Dozens of parties and religious groups working against Afghanistan’s interests
• Official denies IS activities in Helmand
• Civil society activists voice concern about IS activities in Ghazni
• Call to end dispute between Khost tribes
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22 January 2015
• Abdullah Abdullah appoints Said Tayeb Jawad and Habiba Sarabi as his new aides
• Ghazni government slammed for delay in deciding women's cases
• 25 per cent quota for women in district councils demanded
• 2014 most violent year for Afghan journalists
• Lashkargah mayor accused of trying to evict residents
• Court moved against graft-tainted Uruzgan officials
• Ghani appoints Asif Nang as Farah Governor and Hekmant Khalil Karzai as Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs
• Karzai: No place for ISIS terrorist group in Afghanistan
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21 January 2015
• China to push Afghan peace drive, hopes Ghani
• If endorsed, Gen. Karimi ‘to reform army’
• Education minister-designate vows to banish corruption
• Osmani promises mainstreaming unregistered mosque
• Abdullah to visit Pakistan
• UNAMA meets PC Nangarhar
• HRW: Growing threats put media freedom in peril
• Heavy snowfall blocks Herat-Turkmenistan highway
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20 January 2015
• Secretary-General’s special envoy emphasizes on continued assistance and support to GNU
• Cabinet picks introduced to Wolesi Jirga for trust vote
• Iranian FM arrives in Kabul for talks with Ghani, Abdullah
• Pakistan Army commander due for talks tomorrow
• Dozens of street children rally for rights in Kabul
• Cheragh editorial: Government officials should adopt measures to prevent IS advance
• Mandegar editorial: Government, political institutions should make efforts to amend electoral system
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19 January 2015
• Popal declines cabinet slot
• IS starts its activities in parts of Logar
• ANA general rejects Dostum’s plan to fight Taliban
• Government not serious with Iran over refugees’ problems
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18 January 2015

·         Ismail Khan criticizes new cabinet, peace process

·         Army official confirms IS emergence in different provinces

·         Findings of national peace dialogue accuses HPC members of incapacity

·         Ministerial nominee in Interpol wanted list

·         Ghani pledges to introduce cabinet nominees to Lower House on Tuesday

·         Next year’s budget not prepared ‘technically,’ say MPs

·         President Ghani condemns republication of Prophet cartoons

·         MPs to work extra hours to conclude voting on cabinet nominees

·         Videos show ‘brutal behaviours’ of Iranian security personnel with Afghans

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