People in pieces
- Notes on church-state affairs: Afghanistan. Beck, Rosalie; Hendon, David W. // Journal of Church & State;Spring94, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p417
Reports on the major fight which broke out in Kabul, Afghanistan, on January 2, 1994, between President Burhauddin Rabbani's forces and armies loyal to Prime Minister Guldbuddin Hekmatyr.
- Notes on church-state affairs: Afghanistan. Beck, Rosalie; Hendon, David W. // Journal of Church & State;Winter93, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p191
Reports that the threat posed by Pathan leader Gulbuddin Hekmatyar to the non-Communist government of Afghanistan diminished after the summer of 1992. Refusal to renounce use of force; Preparation for the meeting of a Council of Resolution and Settlement.
- Karzai Peace Jirga Called a 'Futile, Illegitimate Exercise': Daily Outlook, Afghanistan. Kern, William // Moderate Voice;6/6/2010, p9
The article discusses an article by Sher Alam Saqib published within the "Outlook Afghanistan," on views of individuals who did not participate in a drive to convene Jirga. Saqib reported that National Consultative Jirga was a failure. Haji Mohammad Mohaqiq, leader of the People's Unity Party of...
- Insurgents' victory undoes diplomacy of Afghan premier. Horner, Sarah // Christian Science Monitor;9/16/96, Vol. 88 Issue 204, p6
Reports on the outbreak of insurgency in eastern Afghanistan in September 1996. Damage to Afghan government and destruction of relations with neighboring Pakistan; Crisis faced by Afghan prime minister Gulbuddin Hekmatyar; Islamabad's loss of confidence in Hekmatya.
- Day of the 'Vampire'. Dehghanpisheh, Babak; Yousafzai, Sami // Bulletin with Newsweek;6/18/2002, Vol. 120 Issue 6329, p64
Reports the return of warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar in Afghanistan. Details on the U.S. military operation aimed at capturing Hekmatyar; Information on Hekmatyar sightings; Analysis of the civilian support for the dissident.
- Afghan chief steals Islamist thunder. Horner, Sarah // Christian Science Monitor;8/8/96, Vol. 88 Issue 178, p7
Reports on Afghanistan Prime Minister Gulbuddin Hekmatyar's imposition of the sharia or the Islamic holy law. Reasons for the imposition of the law; Effects of the law on the fundamentalist Taliban.
- Afghan cabinet named. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;7/19/1996, Vol. 40 Issue 29, p5
Reports on the appointment of members to Afghan President Rabbini's cabinet who will work under Prime Minister Gulbuddin Hekmatyar. Party given the key ministries of defense and finance; Taleban Islamic militia's response to the formation of the new government.
- Our Man in Kabul? Crowley, Michael // New Republic;3/25/2010, Vol. 241 Issue 4, p6
The article discusses U.S. relations with Afghan warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar. During the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan during the 1980s, the U.S. funneled substantial amounts of cash to Hekmatyar, who never disguised his hatred for the U.S. In the 1990s the U.S. tried to kill Hekmatyar. In...
- Afghanistan. // Canada & the World;Apr94, Vol. 59 Issue 8, p3
Looks at the refugee situation in Jalalabad. The political situation in Afghanistan; President Burhanuddin Rabbani; Gulbuddin Hekmatyar. INSET: Fact file..