Karzai said on Monday he is encouraged by pledges to provide Afghanistan with USD 16 billion in aid.
India and other key world powers vowed never to allow Afghanistan to become a sanctuary for global terrorism again, as major donors pledged USD 16 billion in aid to the war-torn country.
The US portion is expected to be in the decade-long annual range of USD 1 billion to this year`s USD 2.3 billion.
The Afghan govt wants foreign donors to focus 80% of the billions of dollars flowing into the country on priority projects.
US lawmakers vote to cut around USD 4 billion in aid to Afghan government.
Britain`s Foreign Secy has said that global financial support for Afghanistan was conditional on a better performance by Karzai`s govt.
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August 27, 2014
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