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Security Message for U.S. Citizens on Demonstrations in Kabul

U.S. Embassy Kabul, Afghanistan: March 24, 2015 U.S. Embassy Kabul informs U.S. citizens that demonstrations are expected to take place in front of the Afghan Supreme Court starting at 11:00 on March 24, 2015.  The Kabul Civil Activist Society in Kabul City will be demonstrating with the stated purpose of condemning the murder of Farkhunda, ...
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U.S.-Afghanistan Joint Statement (March 25, 2015)

The White House Office of the Press Secretary March 24, 2015 President Barack Obama welcomed Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah, and the accompanying Afghan delegation to Washington from March 22-26, 2015. The visit offered an opportunity to renew U.S.-Afghan relations, review the joint achievements of the ...
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Remarks by President Obama and President Ghani of Afghanistan in Joint Press Conference (March 26, 2015)

The White House Office of the Press Secretary March 24, 2015 *Please see below for a correction, marked with an asterisk. 2:30 P.M. EDT PRESIDENT OBAMA:  Good afternoon, everybody.  Please have a seat.  Before I begin, I want to say that our thoughts and prayers are with our friends in Europe, especially the people of ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens on Demonstrations in Kabul

U.S. Embassy Kabul, Afghanistan: March 23, 2015 The U.S. Embassy in Kabul informs U.S. citizens that a demonstration is taking place today, March 23, 2015, to protest the killing last week of the Afghan woman Farkhunda by an angry mob.  This gathering will take place at 11:00 a.m. near the Shah Do Shamshera Mosque in Kabul City, Afghanistan. ...
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