Abdullah Abdullah - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Abdullah Abdullah US watchdog offers bleak statistics for Afghan progress KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — In his first report to the new Trump administration, a U.S. watchdog that monitors billions of dollars in aid to Afghanistan issued a bleak progress report, saying the Afghan government controls barely half the country, its security forces numbers are on the decline and drug production is on the rise, while eradication is down. T... Wed, 01 Feb 2017 06:05:00 GMT 2017-02-01T06:05:00Z Obama makes farewell call to Afghan leaders KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan government says President Barak Obama made a farewell phone call to President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah congratulating them on progress fighting corruption and offering his condolences for recent attacks. Mohammad Haroon Chakhansuri, the Afghan president's spokesman, said Thursday that Obama sp... Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:02:00 GMT 2017-01-19T13:02:00Z The Latest: Obama chats with leaders of India, Afghanistan WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Barack Obama (all times EST): 9:15 p.m. The White House says President Barack Obama has placed a pair of farewell telephone calls to the leaders of Afghanistan and India. Obama thanked Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his partnership and congratulated him on India's upc... Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:26:00 GMT 2017-01-19T00:26:00Z