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Ex-sec gen says that only firm transatlantic unity can rein in Russia.
Gunmen act with impunity in areas outside government control.
Critics argue that traditional processes undermine entire legal system.
Mountain ranges now a safe haven for militant groups.
Insurgents order shut down to avoid being tracked by security forces.
24 Jan 14
Highest appeals court disputes ombudsman’s findings, and insists bribery is punished, not encouraged.
23 Jan 14
Experts consider steps needed to bring rebel chief before local war crimes court.
16 Jan 14
At 84, daughter of King Amanullah still dedicated to humanitarian projects.
9 Jan 14
Government plans to reduce use of custody orders for suspects awaiting trial.
8 Jan 14
“I do what I want,” says Pul-e Alam mayor, as anti-corruption agency and regional governor say they are powerless to act on allegations.
22 Dec 13
Anger at government backtracking on pledge to review past convictions.
10 Dec 13
Trial of ruling-party politician rare example of senior figure being brought to book.
6 Dec 13
Politicians rush to claim triumph for their own particular group, even though census data on ethnicity hasn’t come out yet.
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