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Ashraf Ghani


US watchdog will look into allegations Afghan's Ghani took money from country

October 07, 2021 9:26 am

Ghani has said he left Kabul to prevent bloodshed and denied reports he took large sums of money with him. But speculation has persisted, and Congress asked Sopko's team to get to the bottom of it.

Afghan Taliban's new UN envoy urges quick recognition

September 23, 2021 11:50 am

In an emergency measure, the UN aid coordinator Martin Griffiths released $45 million in life-saving support Wednesday for Afghanistan from the world body’s emergency fund.

Ex-president Ashraf Ghani says he fled Kabul to save six million people in the Afghan capital

September 09, 2021 8:55 am

Ashraf Ghani, who has been criticised for leaving Afghans to an uncertain fate under the Taliban, denied reports that he left Kabul with millions of dollars in cash from the treasury.

After quick victory, Taliban find governing is harder

September 02, 2021 1:41 pm

That morning, Tawakol’s Taliban unit arrived on the outskirts of the Afghan capital, expecting to camp out there possibly for weeks while a formal handover was negotiated. But there would be little waiting.

In call before Afghan collapse, Joe Biden pressed Ashraf Ghani to ‘change perception’

September 01, 2021 4:08 pm

In the call, Joe Biden offered aid if Ashraf Ghani could publicly project he had a plan to control the spiraling situation in Afghanistan.

As the Taliban tightens its grip, fears of retribution grow

August 30, 2021 9:49 am

Their aim — recounted by two Afghan officials who had been briefed separately on the raid — was to secure the files of Afghan intelligence officers and their informers, and to obtain the means of tracking the telephone numbers of Afghan citizens.

Afghan activist says Ashraf Ghani and Joe Biden caused misery and chaos

August 27, 2021 6:14 pm

After negotiating with the Taliban in Doha for the past 11 months, prominent Afghan women's rights activist Fatima Gailani says ousted President Ashraf Ghani is a "national traitor."

Lost all hope after President Ashraf Ghani fled: Afghan MP Anarkali Kaur Honaryar

August 26, 2021 1:00 pm

Anarkali Kaur Honaryar's political career started after her father asked her to contest the elections in 2010. She was a dentist working with Afghanistan human rights commission and visited different provinces to help women and families in conflict with the law.

Afghan president latest leader on the run to turn up in UAE

August 20, 2021 9:21 am

The role the UAE and Qatar have played as hosts to wanted politicians and top figures gives them potential leverage

Ashraf Ghani releases video, first since fleeing Kabul

August 19, 2021 11:28 am

Ashraf Ghani also denied claims by his country's ambassador to Tajikistan that he had stolen millions of dollars from state funds.


Modi holds talks with Ashraf Ghani, shares views on regional security and Taliban

April 28, 2015 3:27 pm

The visit comes amid Ghani’s pro-Pakistan approach since becoming President last September.