Karzai rebukes US — Press conference with Sec Def Hagel cancelled
Afghan President Hamid Karzai is playing a double game of extracting funds from NATO, while rebuking the US and canceled a press conference with Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel. He accused the US and the Taliban of sowing fears for post 2014 Afghanistan.
WORLD: Obama and Karzai Hold Press Conference
President Obama and President Hamid Karzai spoke about postwar Afghanistan at the White House on Friday.
At War Blog: Watch Karzai and Obama News Conference Live
President Obama and President Hamid Karzai of Afghanistan are expected to confront the future of the American commitment there.
Kyrgyz President warns his country might become new Afghanistan
In his first visit in the West, Kyrgyz president Almazbek Atambayev warned during a press conference with Angela Merkel in Berlin that his country might undergo turmoil similar to that in Afghanistan unless it consolidated its democratic reforms.
At War Blog: In Afghanistan, Avoiding Violent Misunderstandings Among Troops
A tense exchange at a news conference highlighted some of the challenges NATO faces in working with Afghans troops in the wake of internal attacks against Western soldiers.