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ARR Issue 415

President Hamed Karzai tells graduates of Afghanistan’s military academy about plans to take over security operations from NATO, March 2011. (Photo: Isafmedia/Flickr)
Khan Mohammad Danishju
1 Dec 11
Opposition complains that special assembly was unconstitutional.
Herat police say criminals often get released after elected councillors intervene on their behalf. (Photo: Peretz Partensky/Flickr)
Abdul Razaq Moheq
1 Dec 11
Police say provincial council members spring suspects from detention before they can be brought to trial.
A murder trial in Kunar province in southeast Afghanistan. A new dedicated security court will sit in Kabul only, to avoid the risk of intimidation and attack. (Photo: Isafmedia/Flickr)
Mina Habib
23 Nov 11
Officials argue need for special court to clear backlog of security-related cases.
Ahmad Shah Jawad
23 Nov 11
People in Uruzgan say security situation definitely getting better.
Khan Mohammad Danishju
23 Nov 11
New agreement should have eased import-export traffic via Pakistan, but Afghans say that hasn’t happened.