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  Afghanistan timeline January 2004 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Afghanistan, Uruzgan province governor Jan Mohammad Khan and Charcheno district chief Abdur Rahman claimed that four children and seven adults were killed January 18 by a U.S. air strike on the village of Saghatho.
In Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan, a guard and an employee were injured when a bomb exploded in front of the office of the Agency for Technical Coooperation and Development.
In Kandahar, Afghanistan, two Afghan National Army soldiers were wounded (one losing a leg) by a bomb that exploded on the roof of a building less than an eighth of a mile from the January 6 incident that killed over a dozen people.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Afghanistan_timeline_January_2004   (2376 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: U.S. invasion of Afghanistan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Paktia province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan.
Shkin is a village in the Paktika province of Afghanistan.
Helmand province is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/U.S.-invasion-of-Afghanistan   (11800 words)

  
 Afghanistan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Afghanistan is a mountainous country with plains in the north and southwest.
Afghanistan is an extremely poor country, highly dependent on farming and livestock raising.
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)

  
 2004
January 6 - An inquest into the death of Diana, Princess of Wales opens in London held by Michael Burgess, the coroner of The Queen's Household.
January 19 - U.S. Presidential caucuses will be held in Iowa, in the first major contest leading up to the U.S. presidential election in November.
January 28 - The report of the Hutton Inquiry is due to be published.
www.fact-library.com /2004.html   (809 words)

  
 A Timeline of Oil and Violence - Afghanistan
Afghanistan's interim ruler Hamid Karzai and the Pakistan president agreed to revive plans (47a) for a trans-Afghanistan pipeline..
Afghanistan's Hamid Karzai to hold talks with his Pakistani and Turkmenistan counterparts (47c) regarding a pipeline from Turkmenistan, through Afghanistan, and through Pakistan to the coast.
The annual US Government estimate for opium poppy cultivation in Afghanistan was released Nov. 2004 (49): approximately 206,700 hectares of poppy were grown in 2004, representing a 239% increase in production over 2003 estimates.
www.ringnebula.com /Oil/Timeline.htm   (1682 words)

  
 Body and Soul: How to unspin a web   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Oct 26, 2004 12:44:17 PM So many -- and not just in my 80% Republican region -- have made up their minds that any information coming out now which is prejudicial to Bush is the result of a media campaign to get him out of office.
Oct 26, 2004 7:46:39 PM [Jeanne writes]"This morning, I was telling my husband about the latest twists and turns in the story, and I heard an awful lot of wait and back up and when did this happen?Admittedly, it was seven in the morning.
Oct 27, 2004 1:16:33 AM It's interesting to see the blind faith that Bush supporters still have in whatever the White House churns out: Slartibartfast, a regular poster on Obsidian Wings, who makes claims to be a skeptic, has decided that blind faith is best.
bodyandsoul.typepad.com /blog/2004/10/spin.html   (2477 words)

  
 January 7, 2004 AFGHANISTAN'S NEW CONSTITUTION: 'A STEP FORWARD'
Manfred Pantfoerder wrote in center-right Die Welt (1/5):  "The contract of Kabul is a milestone toward the new Afghanistan that was envisaged at the Petersberg conference in December 2001.
Peter Muench observed in the center-left Sueddeutsche Zeitung (1/5):  "This is the birth of a new Afghanistan and a reason to celebrate.
The western nations, especially America, are honor-bound to carry on with the work in assisting Afghanistan to recover.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/library/news/2004/01/wwwh40107.htm   (5092 words)

  
 JuliusBlog
We finally built this timeline of terror alerts and how they relate to the news headlines of the days immediately prior to that very alert.
January 10, 2002 - George W. Bush, answering reporters' questions in the Oval Office regarding his close relationship with Ken Lay, head of the controversial Enron, claims that he barely knew him: "I got to know Ken Lay when he was the head of the—what they call the Governor's Business Council in Texas.
May 19, 2004 -- Newsweek reports that President Bush's top lawyer warned two years ago that Bush could be prosecuted for war crimes as a result of how his administration was fighting the war on terror.
juliusblog.blogspot.com /2004_08_01_juliusblog_archive.html   (6598 words)

  
 January 2004 - Iraq Special Weapons News
IRAQ / WRAP VOA 12 Jan 2004 -- The U-S military says troops shot and killed seven Iraqis during a clash with an armed group that was trying to steal oil from a pipeline in central Iraq.
IRAQ / CLASH VOA 12 Jan 2004 -- The U-S military says troops shot and killed seven Iraqis during a clash with an armed group that was trying to steal oil from a pipeline in central Iraq.
West Point duo developing military academies in Iraq, Afghanistan Army News Service 12 Jan 2004-- Plans for a military academy are developing in Iraq and one is set to open next year in Afghanistan thanks to the hard work and perseverance of two West Point officers.
www.globalsecurity.org /wmd/library/news/iraq/2004/01/01-12_index.htm   (1070 words)

  
 ipedia.com: January 2004 Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
U.S. presidential election, 2004: Carol Moseley Braun drops out of the race and endorses Dr. Howard Dean, confirming rumors circulating the night before as she taped an appearance on The Daily Show.
The date for the publication of the Hutton Inquiry's report into the death of British weapons scientist Dr David Kelly is announced as January 28, 2004.
A potential local root vulnerability [1] has been found in Linux 2.2, 2.4, and 2.6, and Linux Kernel developers have corrected the issue in 2.4 and 2.6; distributors are expected to offer the patches soon, for the benefit of those users who do not compile their own kernels.
www.ipedia.com /january_2004.html   (6678 words)

  
 CNN Programs - People in the News
He claims he was trained in urban warfare and explosives at an Afghanistan camp run by bin Laden.
In March, the battle intensifies in the mountainous terrain of eastern Afghanistan, where reports say bin Laden is located and, according to some, directing troops.
On January 4, Al-Jazeera broadcasts audiotape that CIA officials say is likely a recent recording of bin Laden.
www.cnn.com /CNN/Programs/people/shows/binladen/timeline.html   (1132 words)

  
 Center for Cooperative Research
The timeline on the forged documents has been updated to include recently reported information.
A small timeline has been compiled concerning problems with the 2004 presidential elections.
Several new entries have been added to the Iraq timeline and a new category has been added on prewar aerial attacks against strategic targets in the Iraq “no-fly” zones.
cooperativeresearch.org /item.jsp?...&timeline=complete_911_timeline   (414 words)

  
 Taliban Timeline
Munguia was the first foreign aid worker killed in Afghanistan since the Taliban was deposed.
Defence Secretary Donald Rumsfeld claims that most of Afghanistan is now secure and that American forces had moved from major combat operations to stabilization and reconstruction projects.
Between 70 and 100 Taliban fighters were killed during a week of clashes in Afghanistan's southeastern Zabul province.
www.infoplease.com /spot/taliban-time.html   (1746 words)

  
 Timelines : Eyes Wide Open Exhibit : AFSC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Much of Afghanistan’s significance in the Caspian region in Central Asia stems from its geographical position as a potential transit route for oil and natural gas exports from Central Asia to the Arabian Sea.
In January 1998, an agreement was signed between Pakistan, Turkmenistan, and the Taliban to arrange funding for an 890-mile, $2-billion pipeline project to transport gas from to Pakistan.
Senior defense officials disclose that a Pentagon audit found that Halliburton may have overcharged the Army by $1.09 per gallon for nearly 57 million gallons of gasoline delivered to citizens in Iraq.
www.afsc.org /eyes/timeline.htm   (876 words)

  
 January 2004
The swollen Wabash River in southern Indiana was one of many throughout the state as heavy rains in early January brought flooding.
Allegations against two of those priests were found to be credible.
29 - In one of the deadliest incidents since U.S. troops were deployed to Afghanistan, seven American soldiers were killed, three were wounded and one was missing after a blast at a weapons cache near Ghazni.
www2.indystar.com /library/factfiles/news/2004/0104.html   (2457 words)

  
 Afghanistan Online: Chronological History of Afghanistan--Part IV   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Soviet Union defeated by Afghanistan, total withdrawal by the Soviets occurred on Feb. 15, 1989.
US states its intent was to destroy so called terrorist bases/training facilities used by Osama bin Laden and his followers.
September--The ex-king of Afghanistan, Mohammad Zahir Shah, calls for a grand assembly, or Loya Jirga to discuss ways of bringing peace to the country.
www.afghan-web.com /history/chron/index4.html   (1049 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | World | South Asia | Country profiles | Timeline: Afghanistan
Karzai picks members of his administration which is to serve until 2004.
2004 September - Rocket fired at helicopter carrying President Karzai misses its target; it is the most serious attempt on his life since September 2002.
2004 October/November - Presidential elections: Hamid Karzai is declared the winner, with 55% of the vote.
news.bbc.co.uk /hi/english/world/south_asia/newsid_1162000/1162108.stm   (1204 words)

  
 Moral Volcano
Afghanistan had been officially represented by the defunct government headed by Banruddin Rabbani and the Taliban greatly resented this.
Robin Raphael went to their aid by lobbying the international community at the UN to ignore the extremist threat posed by the Taliban and recognise the government headed by the group.
Between 1992 and 1996, Afghanistan was in semi-anarchy, as the country was carved into individual fiefdoms by the warlords.
vsubhash.blogspot.com /2004_08_01_vsubhash_archive.html   (12200 words)

  
 Under Homeland Security | ColorLines | Spring 2003
Like the Immigration Reform Act introduced Jan. 21, 2004, SOLVE also addresses the issues Bush raised in his Jan. 7, 2004 statement on immigration reform.
As of May 26, 2004, Bush and Congress have provided $191 billion for wars on Iraq, Afghanistan and defensive military operations at home.
This amount constitutes double today’s equivalent of $84 billion spent on the Persian Gulf War in 1991—and excludes the $25 billion Bush requested this month for Iraq and Afghanistan next year and the $41 billion spent on DHS this year.
www.arc.org /C_Lines/CLArchive/timeline.shtml   (4149 words)

  
 Independent Lens . AFGHANISTAN UNVEILED . Learn More | PBS
Written in January 2004 by the director of programs at Women for Afghan Women, this commentary discusses Afghanistan’s new constitution and its impact on women.
This PBS documentary captured life in Afghanistan in the months after September 2001, during the eve of the religious New Year of 1380.
This timeline is a chronology of Afghanistan and the region’s history from the sixth century to the present.
www.pbs.org /independentlens/afghanistanunveiled/more.html   (674 words)

  
 A Timeline of Failure -- In These Times
Army acknowledges it is investigating at least thirty-five cases of abuse or torture of prisoners in Iraq and Afghanistan.
The structure and the content of the questions from the moderators of the debates can certainly be called into question, but for the Kerry campaign to have allowed openings for Bush to effectively lie about his environmental policy because people forgot or never knew what is was, for example, is astounding.
The issues the Timeline raises were/are critical ones, and if we get lucky this year and Bush finds himself pulling weeds in Crawford, then we must still raise every issue the Timeline poses, and push Kerry-Edwards so far to the Left to get the country centered once again.
www.inthesetimes.com /site/main/article/1539   (4579 words)

  
 Belmont Club: January 2004
The cause of its death was disguised by the decision of the United States to exercise its right to self defense by pursuing terrorists into sovereign Afghanistan and Iraq.
Their use would perforce be accompanied by the organization and training of indigenous Lebanese auxiliaries, a feature of all US special forces campaigns from Indochina to Afghanistan.
A tape believed to be from Osama Bin Laden was played on Al Jazeera on January 4, 2004 calling for unremitting Holy War against the United States and upon all Muslims to reject their current rulers in favor of Bin Laden's own Islamic leadership.
belmontclub.blogspot.com /2004_01_01_belmontclub_archive.html   (15205 words)

  
 World, January 4, 2004 Timeline   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Favre and the Green Bay survived overtime to beat the Seahawks 33-27 in a thrilling wildcard match-up
See Musharraf, 2004 Timeline ; World Talks Timeline ; India Top Stories, 2004 Timeline ; Pakistan Top Stories, 2004 Timeline ; Musharraf on Google ; Pakistan Talks Timeline ; Pakistan Visit Timeline ; Pakistan on Google
The government plans to cull 10,000 cats in wildlife markets after tests suggest a link to a SARS case
www.mapreport.com /years/2004/january/4.html   (195 words)

  
 Hobbes' Internet Timeline - the definitive ARPAnet & Internet history
Permission is granted for use of this document in whole or in part for non-commercial purposes as long as this Copyright notice and a link to this document, at the archive listed at the end, is included.
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)

  
 USAID Afghanistan: Chronology of Major Events   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
You are here » USAID Home » Locations » Asia and Near East » Afghanistan
Iraq and Afghanistan: Accomplishments and Next Steps--Testimony of Administrator Andrew S. Natsios
USAID Funds Ministry of Water and Electricity in Afghanistan
www.usaid.gov /locations/asia_near_east/afghanistan/timeline.html   (913 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | World | 2004: Review of the year
Months later on 7 October 2004 the Iraq Survey Group concluded there had been no stockpiles of WMDs in Iraq.
The abduction and murder of foreigners became a common terror tactic in Iraq in 2004.
Hamid Karzai the man who had been leading Afghanistan since the fall of the Taleban won Afghanistan's first presidential election.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/world/4091599.stm   (2758 words)

  
 Welcome to 201k.com - A Commonwealth Perspective.: January 2004
I think Dean has been used to firing up crowds with emotional speeches, and after their disappointing show at the polls yesterday he was trying to fire them up and be positive about his chances.
Of course as far as Afghanistan is concerned, there was also the little incident on 9/11, which bin Laden seemed pretty proud of.
As for the A.P. story itself: four and a half paragraphs are given to O'Neill's charge, and eight and a half provide either the Administration's direct rebuttal, or back-story that attempts to undermine O'Neill--and which start, in paragraph three, with a reference to Bill Clinton.
www.pookastew.com /k123/2004_01_01_archive.html   (11756 words)

  
 TN4W: A Flip or a Flop
Well, the debate's done but the question still remains just exactly what does John Kerry believe.
Ken Cuccinelli emailed me this great timeline of Kerry's flips.
Here's an excellent timeline of JohnKerry's endlessly flip-flopping position on the war with Iraq....
www.tn4w.com /2004/10/a_flip_or_a_flo.html   (1098 words)

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