Afghans needs help for ‘at least a decade’: Karzai

Karzai said that his government would battle corruption and work toward reconciliation but it needs firm int`l backing.

West pledges continued support to Afghanistan

The Bonn meet is focused on the transfer of security
responsibilities from international forces to Afghan security.

Pakistan not attending Bonn meet regrettable: Ban

Pakistan`s decision to boycott the conference came in the wake of a NATO attack on its border posts that killed 24 of its troops.

‘Pakistan desires the stability of Afghanistan’

Pakistan boycotted the Bonn Conference to emphasise to the world community the importance of its sovereignty.

Kabul`s poor demand attention of Bonn delegates

Despite 2001`s optimism and the billions of aid dollars that have poured into the country, many of its people are still living in abject poverty.

Hamid Karzai leaves for Bonn meet

Afghan President Hamid Karzai left for Germany today to attend an international conference on the security situation and the future of his country.

Cannot attend Bonn meet without assurance: Gilani

Afghan President Karazi had called up Gilani
yesterday and asked him to reconsider the decision to boycott Bonn meet.