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  Afghanistan timeline December 2003 infoTurkish.com Herşey Hakkında Türkçe Bilgi
In Shehroba, Afghanistan, at least five Afghan soldiers were killed and commander Naik Mohammad was wounded in an attack by Taliban forces.
During the fourth day of the Loya Jirga of 2003 a proposal made by interim president Hamid Karzai to confine debate to a draft constitution that would give the president sweeping powers was met with protests and interruptions from delegates, mainly supporters of the Northern Alliance.
In Jalalabad, Afghanistan, at least three bodyguards of commander Esmatullah Muabat and two soldiers of the Jalalabad militia force were in a clash against U.S. soldiers at a maternity hospital as the soldiers tried to arrest Muabat.
www.infoturkish.com /Turkey/Afghanistan-timeline-December-2003.html   (10204 words)

  Afghanistan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The Afghanistan nation-state as it is known today came into existence in 1746 under the Durrani Empire, but control was ceded to the United Kingdom until King Amanullah acceded to throne in 1919.
Afghanistan is a mountainous country, although there are plains in the north and southwest.
Afghanistan is an extremely poor country, highly dependent on farming and livestock raising.
www.bidprobe.com /en/wikipedia/a/af/afghanistan.html   (1610 words)

On December 5, 2001, a U.N.-sponsored Afghan peace conference in Bonn, Germany, approved a broad agreement for the establishment of a transitional government to rule during an interim period while preparations for a new constitution and national elections were instituted.
The 1964 constitution proclaims Islam the "sacred religion of Afghanistan" and states that religious rites of the state shall be performed according to Hanafi doctrine.
In the spring of 2003, Mariya Sazawar, a journalist in Mazar-e Sharif, was accused of having insulted Islam in an article she had written about the formation of Afghanistan’s next constitution.
www.state.gov /g/drl/rls/irf/2003/24467.htm   (3962 words)

 December 2003 Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
A timeline of events in the news for December, 2003.
The footage, taken in October 2003, shows a man in 16th century clothes closing a firedoor that had blown open.
Following electoral success in the Northwest Territories general election, 2003 Joe Handley is unopposed for election as premier of the Northwest Territories by the legislature.
www.variedtastes.com /encyclopedia/December_2003   (5460 words)

 Afghanistan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Between the fall of the Taliban after the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan and the 2003 Loya jirga, Afghanistan was referred to by the West as the Transitional Islamic State of Afghanistan.
Afghanistan is a mountainous country with plains in the north and southwest.
International efforts to rebuild Afghanistan lead to the formulation of the Afghan Interim Authority (AIA), as a result of the December 2001 Bonn Agreement, and later addressed at the Tokyo Donors Conference for Afghan Reconstruction in January 2002, where $4.5 billion was collected for a trust fund to be administered by the World Bank.
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/A/Afghanistan.htm   (2348 words)

 Afghanistan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Afghanistan to Take Guantanamo Detainees The Bush administration is negotiating the transfer of nearly 70 percent of the detainees at the US detention facility in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, to three countries as part of a plan, officials said, to share the burden of keeping suspected terrorists behind bars.
Afghanistan has become the hub of a global network of detention centers, the frontline in America's 'war on terror', where arrest can be random and allegations of torture commonplace.
Afghanistan remains in the grip of the most debilitating drought in living memory, now in its seventh year.
www.interactorg.com /Afghanistan.htm   (7538 words)

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U.S. invasion of Afghanistan and the success of the 2003 Loya jirga, Afghanistan was referred to by the West as the Transitional Islamic State of Afghanistan.
September 1, 2003, the commission has asked for a delay in order to undertake further consultations.
The meeting of a constitutional loya jirga (grand council) was held in December 2003 when a new constitution was adopted creating a presidential form of government.
en-cyclopedia.com /wiki/Afghanistan   (1591 words)

 Timeline 2003 December   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
2003 Dec 5, In Nigeria in the opening session of the summit of Britain and its former colonies British PM Tony Blair urged African leaders not to lift Zimbabwe's suspension from the Commonwealth.
2003 Dec 8, Russian military documents confirmed that dozens of rockets outfitted with dirty bombs appeared to be missing from the military airport at Tiraspol, the capital of Transdniestria.
2003 Dec 24, Madagascar's former PM Didier Ratsiraka was sentenced to 12 years of hard labor and ordered to pay $7.6 million in damages for his role in last year's election crisis that led to the formation of two governments.
timelines.ws /21stcent/2003_12   (13254 words)

 Belmont Club: December 2003
The ending threads of 2003 are the frustrated Al Qaeda attack on America, the dual failed assassination attempts on Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf, the Libyan undertaking to dismantle its WMD programs and the capture of Saddam Hussein.
The Hill was writing about the growing rift between Gaffney and Norquist over this issue back on February 26, 2003, and on March 19, 2003 a number of conservatives sent Norquist a very sharp letter of rebuke for these activities.
The true place of 9/11 on the historical timeline may not be with Pearl Harbor but the sinking of the Reuben James.
belmontclub.blogspot.com /2003_12_01_belmontclub_archive.html   (14992 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
It argues that `post-conflict' peace and reconstruction in Afghanistan may depend on a dramatic expansion of institutionalized economic interdependence: this will not necessarily require obeisance to standard international policy paradigms and it will have to draw on existing patterns of interdependence, even though many of these are rooted in brutally exploitative war economy conditions.
Afghanistan after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S.; Establishment of a workable government; Election of the Loya Jirga, the country's legislative body.
The Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in December 1979 was a major cause of worldwide anxiety and a turning point in international politics.
www.au.af.mil /au/aul/bibs/afgha03/afgha03.htm   (3898 words)

The USA admits that at least nine children have been mistakenly killed in a bombing attack near Ghazni, Afghanistan.
Within minutes of the announcement, the European_Union announces that it is lifting its threat of sanctions on $2.2 billion of U.S. products that would have taken effect in mid-December based on a ruling from the World_Trade_Organization that the tariffs were in violation of global trade rules.
Hourly productivity of U.S. employees increased in the 3rd quarter of 2003 at an annual rate of 9.2%, the highest since the Reagan years (Q2 of 1983).
www.gottogetflowers.com /December_2003   (6867 words)

 BBC NEWS | World | South Asia | Country profiles | Timeline: Afghanistan
Half of Afghan population now estimated to be displaced by war, with many fleeing to neighbouring Iran or Pakistan.
2001 22 December - Pashtun royalist Hamid Karzai is sworn in as head of a 30-member interim power-sharing government.
He is sworn in, amid tight security, in December.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/world/south_asia/1162108.stm   (1478 words)

 Welcome to SLED :: FAQ Alaska
Census 2000 results show a state population of 626,932, an increase of 14% from 1990, and Alaska moves to 47th in the state population rankings.
In December Point Hope Alaska Native Jesse Frankson stunned the sports world by winning the Guinness World Record for the highest martial arts kick.
December brought a shock to the Alaska fishing industry, the closure of the 75-year-old Ward Cove Packing Co. salmon operation.
sled.alaska.edu /akfaq/akchron.html   (3474 words)

 Background   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The crisis in Afghanistan following the terrorist attacks against the United States on 11 September presented the United Nations with a new set of political and humanitarian challenges.
In November 2001, the United Nations convened talks on Afghanistan in Bonn, which resulted in the "Agreement on provisional arrangements in Afghanistan pending the re-establishment of permanent government institutions (Bonn Agreement)" of 5 December 2001.
Managing all United Nations humanitarian relief, recovery and reconstruction activities in Afghanistan, under the overall authority of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General and in coordination with the Interim Authority and successor administrations of Afghanistan.
www.un.org /Depts/dpa/prev_dip/asia_pacific/afghanistan/fr_afghanistan_background.htm   (220 words)

 Afghanistan, 2003 Timeline
Delegates from across Afghanistan have begun a meeting of grand assembly, to ratify a new constitution
Pakistan's home minister was saying that two men were arrested near the borders of Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iran
Local villagers have contradicted reports that the target of an air strike that killed 9 children also died in the raid
www.mapreport.com /years/2003/countries/afghanistan.html   (489 words)

 Articles - December 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
President Putin's United Russia Party wins a resounding victory in the 2003 Russian election, with 37% of the vote.
Dhaliwal intends to quit his ministerial post when incoming Prime Minister Paul Martin swears in a new cabinet on December 12, and has indicated he will not seek re-election in the anticipated 2004 election.
King Harald V of Norway is announced to be suffering from cancer of the bladder; he will be operated on next Monday, December 8.
www.lastring.com /articles/December_2003?mySession=cbe84056a9dc6248f915f00a179efd48   (7740 words)

 USAID Afghanistan: Chronology of Major Events   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Afghanistan - Complex Emergency Situation Report #3 (FY 2003)
Afghanistan - Complex Emergency Situation Report #2 (FY 2003)
USAID Funds Ministry of Water and Electricity in Afghanistan
www.usaid.gov /locations/asia_near_east/afghanistan/timeline.html   (913 words)

 Hobbes' Internet Timeline - the definitive ARPAnet & Internet history
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If you enjoy the Timeline or make use of it in some way, please consider a contribution.
Hobbes' Internet Timeline was compiled from a number of sources, with some of the stand-outs being: Cerf, Vinton (as told to Bernard Aboba).
www.zakon.org /robert/internet/timeline   (8031 words)

 MSF-USA: Publications - Special Reports
Top 10 Most Underreported Humanitarian Stories of 2003
Untangling the Web of Price Reductions: pricing guide for the purchase of ARVs for developing countries
Living in a Minefield: The Landmine Problem in Afghanistan
www.doctorswithoutborders.org /publications/reports   (653 words)

 Timeline of Afghan history information - Search.com
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