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  Afghanistan timeline November 2003 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A Gulbuddin Hekmatyar commander, Ghulam Sakhee, was killed in Kunar, Afghanistan.
In Ghazni province, Afghanistan, two men on a motorcycle opened fire on a UNHCR vehicle, killing Bettina Goislard, a French woman who was a U.N. staff member, and injuring the driver.
U.S. soldiers killed one rebel in a clash in the Marzeh district of Nuristan province, Afghanistan.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Afghanistan_timeline_November_2003   (1748 words)

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 November 2001, the former Department of Vice and Virtue was dissolved and replaced by the Department of Accountability and Religious Affairs.
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)

 Afghanistan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
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)

 Body and Soul: 02/01/2003 - 02/28/2003
The Kurds might be to Iraq what the warlords have been to Afghanistan, but seem pretty resistant, at least, to fundamentalists' attempts to co-opt their struggle.
Afghanistan's justice system is a mess -- short of funds and trained staff, and susceptible to bribery and intimidation.
Afghanistan, Pakistan and Turkmenistan signed an agreement for a $3.5 billion gas pipeline project passing through the three countries.
bodyandsoul.blogspot.com /2003_02_01_bodyandsoul_archive.html   (10456 words)

 Guardian Unlimited | Special reports | Special report: Afghanistan
November 17: British troops face the prospect of fighting al-Qaida and Taliban forces in Afghanistan next year even though that is not the purpose of their deployment, their commander said yesterday.
November 11: Rebels killed seven police officers and abducted two after ambushing them as they drove towards Kandahar - the latest attack in a string of assaults on the fledgling police force in southern Afghanistan.
November 7: With its long history of shot-down flights, crashes and hijackings, Afghanistan's Ariana is arguably the world's worst airline.
www.guardian.co.uk /afghanistan/0,1284,548335,00.html   (449 words)

 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
November 12 - Occupation of Iraq: In Nasiriya, Iraq, at least 23 people, among them the first Italian casualties of the 2003 Iraq war are killed in a suicide bomb attack on an Italian police base.
November 15 - Two car bombs explode simultaneously in Istanbul, Turkey targeting two synagogues, killing at least 25 people and wounding more than 300; Al-Qaida claims responsibility.
November 24 - The High Court in Glasgow imposes a minimum sentence of 27 years for Al Ali Mohmed Al Megrahi, the Libyan convicted of bombing Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland.
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/2/2003.htm   (2793 words)

 The Debate: Did oil influence America's decision to invade Afghanistan? Were the true motives for war declared? Read ...
The war on Afghanistan was sold to the public as a reaction to the attacks on 11 September 2001.
Afghanistan is one of the world's poorest countries, where such an enormous sum sum of money would have had extraordinary value.
The leader of the new US-controlled interim government in Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai, was a key collaborator in the conspiracy to construct the major gas and oil pipe-line in the region, which was the hidden agenda of the US-led invasion.
thedebate.org /thedebate/afghanistan.asp   (2807 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   (1744 words)

 november 2003 - OneLook Dictionary Search   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
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.
As the war in Iraq seems to be ending, the war in Afghanistan seems to be horribly alive, particularly in the south of the country.
www.au.af.mil /au/aul/bibs/afgha03/afgha03.htm   (3898 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.
On November 3rd, Interior Alaska was shaken by a 7.9 earthquake centered 90 miles south of Fairbanks.
On November 5, Alaska voters rejected moving the State Legislature by 67% to 33%.
sled.alaska.edu /akfaq/akchron.html   (3474 words)

 UNITAR HOAP, Hiroshima Office for Asia and the Pacific
The UNITAR Hiroshima Fellowship for Afghanistan was launched in July 2003.
The Fellows are expected to continue at their jobs in Afghanistan throughout the duration of the programme.
It is also planned that the programme seeks to provide participants with the technical resources (computer/internet access) throughout their attachment, as well as connections with the larger international academic and development community involved in the reconstruction of Afghanistan.
www.unitar.org /hiroshima/afghan_fellow.html   (394 words)

 Body and Soul: The birth of outrage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
March, 2003: British journalist Terry Lloyd, one of the few non-embeds, was wounded when coalition forces fired on his jeep, which was clearly labelled "TV." Six months later, it was revealed that he was wounded a second time when a U.S. helicopter gunship fired on the civilian vehicle that was transporting him to the hospital.
April, 2003: Taras Protsyuk, a Ukranian reporter who worked for Reuters, and José Couso, a cameraman for the Spanish television station, Telecino, were killed when an American tank fired on the Palestine Hotel in Baghdad, where most international journalists were staying.
It was not until November, 2004 that the Pentagon, eighteen months after the CPJ filed a FOIA request, released its redacted report on the incident, which came to the conclusion that coalition forces bore "no fault or negligence" in the journalists' deaths.
bodyandsoul.typepad.com /blog/2005/02/march_22_2003_b.html   (8563 words)

 PREVIEW: Case Closed
The memo, dated October 27, 2003, was sent from Undersecretary of Defense for Policy Douglas J. Feith to Senators Pat Roberts and Jay Rockefeller, the chairman and vice chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee.
According to a May 2003 debriefing of a senior Iraqi intelligence officer, Iraqi intelligence established a highly secretive relationship with Egyptian Islamic Jihad, and later with al Qaeda.
Iraq sent an intelligence officer to Afghanistan to seek closer ties to bin Laden and the Taliban in late 1998.
weeklystandard.com /Utilities/printer_preview.asp?idArticle=3378&...   (4272 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Iraq War Debate Eclipses All Other Issues : After largely avoiding the subject since the 2003 invasion of Iraq, lawmakers are suddenly confronting the issue of President Bush's handling of the war.
A Rebuilding Plan Full of Cracks : MADRASAH, Afghanistan On a humid morning, scores of women and wailing babies crowded into the dirt courtyard of a private home a day's journey north of Kabul.
They squeezed into a sliver of shade against a mud wall, the only refuge from the intense sun on a summer day when the temperature reached 120 degrees.
www.icyclopedia.com /encyclopedia/a/af   (479 words)

 Afghanistan Online: Chronological History of Afghanistan--Part IV
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)

 Chronology of early astronomy,mechanics and spaceflight
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2003, March 20--US troops invade Iraq, suspecting that country is developing weapons of mass destruction and supporting Al-Qaeda.
2003, November 24---Small icy planet (diameter ~1500 km) discovered beyond Pluto, on a long elliptical orbit near its closest approach to the Sun.
www-spof.gsfc.nasa.gov /stargaze/Stimelin.htm   (4068 words)

 Random (but not really): November 2003 Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The problem with this is that from all reports, much of the country is in chaos, and I fear that the lessons of Afghanistan were not learned by either this administration or by those calling for our immediate withdrawal.
There is also call for the Iraqi people to pay for the repair of their country with future oil revenues, in the call for loans and not grants for the rebuilding of Iraq.
There is a very good editorial in the NY Times, on the respect being given to fallen soldiers by the current administration, written by someone who was in the Reagan administration.
www.klishis.com /random/archives/2003_11.html   (9141 words)

 BBC NEWS | World | South Asia | Country profiles | Timeline: Afghanistan
1919 - Afghanistan regains independence after third war against British forces trying to bring country under their sphere of influence.
Half of Afghan population now estimated to be displaced by war, with many fleeing to neighbouring Iran or Pakistan.
2003 June - Clashes between Taleban fighters and government forces in Kandahar province leave 49 people dead.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/world/south_asia/1162108.stm   (1204 words)

 USAID Afghanistan: Chronology of Major Events   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Afghanistan - Complex Emergency Situation Report #4 (FY 2003) (PDF)
Afghanistan - Complex Emergency Situation Report #3 (FY 2003)
USAID Funds Ministry of Water and Electricity in Afghanistan
www.usaid.gov /locations/asia_near_east/afghanistan/timeline.html   (913 words)

 Timeline of Afghan history - TheBestLinks.com - Afghanistan, History of Afghanistan, Operation Enduring Freedom, U.S. ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Timeline of Afghan history - TheBestLinks.com - Afghanistan, History of Afghanistan, Operation Enduring Freedom, U.S. invasion of Afghanistan,...
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 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)

 Learn more about Timeline of Afghan history in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
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 Winds of Change.NET: Winds of War: 2003-04-23
April 24: Our goal is to give you one power-packed briefing of insights, news and trends from the War on Terror that leaves you stimulated, informed, and occasionally amused.
But here's a timeline of the NK nuclear crisis.
Tracked: April 23, 2003 03:37 PM We Did The Right Thing from Sgt.
www.windsofchange.net /archives/003365.php   (1096 words)

 November 2003
Of the random samples collected and analyzed between Jan. 1 and Oct. 31, 2003, by USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS), 3.6% tested positive for Salmonella, as compared with 4.29% in 2002; 5.03% in 2001; 5.31% in 2000; 7.26% in 1999 and 10.65% in 1998.
Veneman, in a visit to Afghanistan, announced that USDA intends to donate $5 million of U.S. agricultural commodities under the Food for Progress Program to that country.
In fiscal year 2003, USDA provided $26 million in food assistance, including $11 million in powdered milk and $15 million in rice and vegetable oil to be delivered early next year.
www.agriculturelaw.com /archive/nov03.html   (14749 words)

 Afghanistan Timeline, 21st Century
Pakistan: Mullah Abdul Mannan Hanafi and Mullah Mohammad Akbar were provincial governors in Afghanistan
2 quakes, thought to be aftershocks of the massive earthquake, struck along the border of Afghanistan and Pakistan
Coalition forces have recovered all bodies of the servicemen killed in a helicopter crash near the Pakistan border
www.mapreport.com /countries/afghanistan.html   (462 words)

 Afghanistan, 2003 Timeline
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Pakistan's home minister was saying that two men were arrested near the borders of Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iran
A car bomb attack has killed up to 6 international peacekeepers and injured more than a dozen on a bus
www.mapreport.com /years/2003/countries/afghanistan.html   (473 words)

 SPACE.com -- Worlds in Collision: NASA, White House Play Planetary Politics
Then there are those that expect little more than a promissory note about future NASA space goals -- pushing off any commitment to fork up tough-to-find dollars.
After all, on November 3, Congress voted final approval for an Apollo-like foreign affairs project: $87.5 billion for U.S. military operations and aid in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Taking such action is typically tied to some sort of bold new vision, one that perks up NASA by rekindling its "can do" spirit.
space.com /news/nasa_bush_031105-1.html   (1434 words)

 Guardian Unlimited | Special reports | Timeline: Israel and the Middle East
Israeli troops kill a 10-year-old boy and three Palestinian gunmen in separate incidents in the Gaza Strip.
Israel is described as the najor threat to world peace, ahead of North Korea, Afghanistan and Iran, by an unpublished European Commission poll of 7,500 Europeans, sparking an international row.
Israel outraged as EU poll names it a threat to peace
www.guardian.co.uk /israel/page/0,12575,850553,00.html   (5118 words)

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