Hamid Karzai http://www.kunc.org en Reports: Obama Considers Pulling All Troops From Afghanistan http://www.kunc.org/post/reports-obama-considers-pulling-all-troops-afghanistan President Obama is considering the withdrawal of all U.S. Tue, 09 Jul 2013 14:39:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 46835 at http://www.kunc.org Reports: Obama Considers Pulling All Troops From Afghanistan Attackers Killed During 'Brazen Assault' Near Afghan Palace http://www.kunc.org/post/attackers-killed-during-brazen-assault-near-afghan-palace The tenuous nature of efforts to bring peace to Afghanistan were dramatically underscored Tuesday morning when gunmen attacked buildings near Afghanistan's presidential palace in Kabul as journalists were gathering to hear from President Hamid Karzai about nascent plans for peace talks with the Taliban.<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/06/25/195423848/taliban-attack-presidential-palace-in-kabul" target="_blank">According to The Associated Press</a>, four or five "suicide attackers set up a car bomb and battled security forces outside Afghanistan's presidential palace after infiltrating one o Tue, 25 Jun 2013 11:33:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 46270 at http://www.kunc.org Attackers Killed During 'Brazen Assault' Near Afghan Palace A Plaque And A Flag: U.S. Tries To Revive Taliban Peace Talks http://www.kunc.org/post/plaque-and-flag-us-tries-revive-taliban-peace-talks How hard will peace negotiations in Afghanistan be? Thu, 20 Jun 2013 11:14:00 +0000 46069 at http://www.kunc.org A Plaque And A Flag: U.S. Tries To Revive Taliban Peace Talks Taliban Attack Kills 4 Coalition Soldiers; Afghan Govt. Suspends Talks http://www.kunc.org/post/taliban-attack-kills-4-coalition-soldiers-afghan-govt-suspends-talks In the hours following an <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/06/18/193065932/taliban-will-open-political-office-in-doha">announcement by the Taliban and the United States</a> saying they were ready to begin peace talks, we received reminders of just how tenuous that situation is: On Tuesday night the Taliban said they fired two rockets near Bagram airbase in Kabul. Wed, 19 Jun 2013 10:48:00 +0000 46013 at http://www.kunc.org Taliban Attack Kills 4 Coalition Soldiers; Afghan Govt. Suspends Talks NATO Hands Over Security Duty To Afghan Forces http://www.kunc.org/post/nato-hands-over-security-duty-afghan-forces At a ceremony in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Tuesday, NATO officially handed over security of Afghanistan to the country's forces. Tue, 18 Jun 2013 11:01:00 +0000 45966 at http://www.kunc.org NATO Hands Over Security Duty To Afghan Forces