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Afghan foreign minister Mohammed Haneef Atmar with NSA Ajit Doval during a meeting, in New Delhi.

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External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar with Foreign Minister of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Mohammed Haneef Atmar during a meeting, in New Delhi.

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Officers from the Afghan National Army (ANA) train during a four-week training session at Officers' Training Academy (OTA) in Chennai.

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External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar during the virtual ceremony for signing of MoU on Shahtoot Dam with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, in New Delhi.

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Afghan health ministry workers unloads boxes of the first shipment of 500,000 doses of the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine made by Serum Institute of India, donated by the Indian government to Afghanistan, at the customs area of the Hamid Karzai International Airport, in Kabul, Afghanistan.

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Boxes of the first shipment of 500,000 doses of the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine made by Serum Institute of India, donated by the Indian government, await distribution at the customs area of the Hamid Karzai International Airport, in Kabul, Afghanistan.

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External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar meets Abdullah Abdullah, Chairman of the High Council for National Reconciliation in Afghanistan, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Head of Afghan peace council Abdullah Abdullah during the latter's five day visit to India as part of the efforts to build a regional consensus and support for the Afghan peace process.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Head of Afghan peace council Abdullah Abdullah during the latter's five day visit to India as part of the efforts to build a regional consensus and support for the Afghan peace process.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Head of Afghan peace council Abdullah Abdullah during the latter's five day visit to India as part of the efforts to build a regional consensus and support for the Afghan peace process.

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NSA Ajit Doval along with Dr Abdullah Abdullah, Chairman of the High Council for National Reconciliation, Afghanistan, during their meeting at Hyderabad House, in New Delhi.

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NSA Ajit Doval along with Dr Abdullah Abdullah, Chairman of the High Council for National Reconciliation, Afghanistan, during their meeting at Hyderabad House, in New Delhi.

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External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar virtually attends the intra-Afghan talks in Doha.

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Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai addresses a session at the Raisina Dialogue 2020, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai during a meeting, in New Delhi

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai during a meeting, in New Delhi

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In this file photo, former External Affairs Minister Sushma Sawraj meets former Afghanistani President Hamid Karzai on the sidelines of 4th Raisina Dialogue, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets President of Afghanistan Ashraf Ghani on the sidelines of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit in Bishkek.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi, right, shakes hand with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani before a delegation level meeting in New Delhi. Ghani is on a day-long visit to India.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi, right, shakes hand with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani before a delegation level meeting in New Delhi. Ghani is on a day-long visit to India.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi (R) and Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani ahead of a meeting at Hyderabad House, in New Delhi.

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Afghanistan's Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah (second L) with U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan John Bass (R) taste dry fruits at an exhibition of Afghani goods during India-Afghanistan Trade and Investment Show, in Mumbai.

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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj meets President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, in New Delhi.

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Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, left, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi shake hands before the start of their official meeting in New Delhi.

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Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, left, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi wave to the media before the start of their official meeting in New Delhi.

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Afghanistan's Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah shakes hands with Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar during the 24th Sapru House Lecture at Indian Council for World Affairs, in New Delhi.

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Afghanistan's Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah, right, with Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu stand as Indian national anthem is played during an India-Afghanistan trade conference in New Delhi.

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Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj, right, shakes hand Afghanistan's Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah in New Delhi. Abdullah is in India for a three day India-Afghanistan trade and investment show.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Foreign Minister of Afghanistan, Salahuddin Rabbani in a meeting in New Delhi.

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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj with Salahuddin Rabbani, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Afghanistan before a meeting in New Delhi.

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The first flight of the India-Afghanistan air corridor project, after its arrival at IGI Airport in New Delhi.

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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju at the reception of the first flight of the India-Afghanistan air corridor project, at IGI Airport, in New Delhi. The flight carried approximately 100 Mts of cargo which includes pharmaceutical products, water purifiers, clothings and footwears and many other items.

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Airport workers load the first cargo plane after the Afghanistan-India air corridor inauguration ceremony at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has inaugurated the first Afghanistan-India air corridor during a ceremony at the Kabul International Airport, as a direct route that bypasses Pakistan and is meant to improve commerce.

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PM Modi meets Afghanistan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani at Hyderabad House in New Delhi.

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PM Modi meets Afghanistan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani at Hyderabad House in New Delhi.

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India and Afghanistan Flags at Hyderabad House ahead of diplomatic meet in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narenda Modi with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj meets Judith D'Souza, an Indian charity worker kidnapped in Kabul last month, as she returns to India upon her release, in New Delhi.

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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, MoS Gen VK Singh, MJ Akbar with Judith D'Souza, an Indian charity worker kidnapped in Kabul last month, as she returns to India upon her release, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Afghan president inaugurate the India-funded Salma Dam in Herat, Afghanistan.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi address as Afghan president looks on after the inaugurates India-funded Salma Dam in Herat, Afghanistan. The dam has been constructed at a cost of about Rs 1400 crore.

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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj shakes hands with Chief Executive Officer and Head of the Council of the Ministers of Afghanistan, Abdullah Abdullah during a meeting, in New Delhi.

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Afghan Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah right and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi left talk during a meeting in Kabul, Afghanistan.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi hugs Afghan President Ashraf Ghani during his welcome ceremony at President Palace, in Kabul.

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A view of newly constructed Afghan Parliament built by India, in Kabul.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani at the inauguration of the Afghan Parliament building, built by India, in Kabul.

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi with the President of Afghanistan, Dr. Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, at Kabul, in Afghanistan.

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi and the President of Afghanistan, Dr. Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, at the inauguration ceremony of the Afghanistan Parliament, at Kabul, in Afghanistan.

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President of Afghanistan, Dr. Mohammad Ashraf Ghani welcomes the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, at President House, at Kabul, in Afghanistan.

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi and the President of Afghanistan, Dr. Mohammad Ashraf Ghani at the Afghanistan Parliament, at Kabul.

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi writing on the visitors' book at newly inaugurated Parliament Building of Afghanistan, at Kabul. The President of Afghanistan, Dr. Mohammad Ashraf Ghani is also seen.

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi and the President of Afghanistan, Dr. Mohammad Ashraf Ghani at the Afghanistan Parliament, at Kabul.

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi being welcomed on his arrival at Kabul, in Afghanistan.

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Vice President Hamid Ansari shakes hands with Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani during the signing of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline project at Mary in Turkmenistan.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Former President of Afghanistan Hamid Karzai during a meeting in New Delhi.

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Afghanistan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani interacts with the media, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with the President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Dr. Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, at Hyderabad House, in New Delhi.

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Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani showers rose petals to pay tributes at Mahatma Gandhi's memorial, Rajghat, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi with the President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, at Hyderabad House, in New Delhi.

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Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar with Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani at a meeting in Kabul, Afghanistan.

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Vice President Mohd. Hamid Ansari meeting the Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Abdullah Abdullah in Kabul.

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Vice President Hamid Ansari witnesses the swearing-in ceremony of the new President of Afghanistan, Ashraf Ghani in Kabul.

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Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj at a ceremony to raise the largest Afghan flag to fly in the country, on the Wazir Akbar Khan hilltop in Kabul, Afghanistan.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meeting Afghan President Hamid Karzai at Hyderabad House, in New Delhi.

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Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai arrives at AFS Palam to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Narendra Modi as Prime Minister in New Delhi.

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The body of an insurgent at the site of clash between insurgents and security forces at the Indian Consulate in Herat, Afghanistan.

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Afghanistan's National Army (ANA) soldiers at the site of clash between insurgents and security forces at the Indian Consulate in Herat, Afghanistan.

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Pre-dawn raid on the Indian consulate in Herat, Afghanistan, leaves three gunmen dead. Afghan govt blames LeT, says attackers wanted 26/11-type strike to disrupt Modi govt swearing-in.

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An Afghanistan National Army soldier at the site of a clash between insurgents and security forces at the Indian Consulate in Herat, Afghanistan. Gunmen armed with machine guns and rocket-propelled grenades attacked the consulate located in the western part of the country in an assault that injured no diplomatic staff, police said.

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Vice President Hamid Ansari with Afghan President Hamid Karzai during the funeral of Afghanistan's first Vice President Marshal Mohammad Qasim Fahim in Kabul.

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President Pranab Mukherjee with Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai during a meeting at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, right, talks to Hamid Karzai, President of Afghanistan at his residence in New Delhi. Karzai is on a four-day visit to India.

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Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai being received by MoS for Home RPN Singh on his arrival at AFS Palam in New Delhi.

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Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai shakes hands with India’s President Pranab Mukherjee as Sonia Gandhi looks on during the memorial service for former South African president Nelson Mandela at the FNB Stadium in Soweto near Johannesburg.

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President Pranab Mukherjee with Mohammad Karim Khalili, Vice President Afghanistan at a meeting at Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi.

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Security officials investigates the scene of an attack near the Indian consulate in the city of Jalalabad, Afghanistan. Suicide bombers detonated explosives-packed vehicle near the Indian Consulate, killing at least eight children and wounding 21 others.

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Pranab Mukherjee and Afghan President Hamid Karzai at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Manmohan Singh with President of Afghanistan Hamid Karzai, in New Delhi.

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Afghan President Hamid Karzai with his Indian counterpart Pranab Mukherjee after he received an honorary degree at the Lovely Professional University in Jalandhar.

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Afghan President Hamid Karzai receives an honorary degree from his Indian counterpart Pranab Mukherjee at the Lovely Professional University in Jalandhar, Punjab.

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Who was it? Did Taliban hit our embassy?

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Afghanistan’s President Hamid Karzai talks with Congress president Sonia Gandhi, in New Delhi.

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Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai with Union External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid and ICCR President Karan Singh at the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Memorial Lecture 2012 in New Delhi.

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Afghan President Hamid Karzai being welcomed by President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh during his ceremonial reception at the forecourt of the Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi.

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Afghan President Hamid Karzai, center, is presented with a bust of Mahatma Gandhi as he visits the memorial in New Delhi.

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Afghanistan’s President Hamid Karzai lays flower petals at Mahatma Gandhi memorial in New Delhi.

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The President, Pranab Mukherjee and the Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh with the President of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai, at the ceremonial reception, at Rashtrapati Bhawan, in New Delhi.

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Afghan President Hamid Karzai being welcomed by MoS External Affairs E Ahmed on his arrival at AFS Palam in New Delhi.

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Afghan President Hamid Karzai, right, listens to Commerce & Industry Minister Anand Sharma during a session with Indian business leaders in Mumbai. Karzai is on a five-day visit to India.

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Afghan President Hamid Karzai, center, holds hands with Commerce & Industry Minister Anand Sharma, left, and Chairman of Godrej Group Adi Godrej and pose for photographs during a session with Indian business leaders in Mumbai. Karzai is on a five-day visit to India.

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Prime Minister Manmohan Singh with Afghan Foreign Minister Zalmai Rassoul during a meeting in New Delhi.

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External Affairs Minister S M Krishna with Minister for Foreign Affairs of Afghanistan, Zalmai Rassoul during a meeting in New Delhi.

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The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh with the President of Afghanistan, Mr. Hamid Karzai at a Bilateral Meeting, on the sidelines of the 17th SAARC Summit, at Adu Atoll, in Maldives.

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Afghan President Hamid Karzai with Vice President Hamid Ansari during a meeting in New Delhi.

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Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai, right, shakes hands with Junior Minister for Foreign Affairs E Ahamed upon his arrival at the airport in New Delhi. Karzai is on a two-day official visit to the world's largest democracy.

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Vice President Hamid Ansari shakes hands with Burhanuddin Rabbani, Chairman, High Peace Council of Afghanistan, during a meeting in New Delhi. Rabbani is on a four-day visit to India.

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Minister for Information & Broadcasting, Ambika Soni shakes hands with Sayeed Makhdoom Raheem, Minister for Information & Culture, Government of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, after signing an MoU in New Delhi.

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Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai is received by MOS for External Affairs E Ahamed on his arrival at Palam Airforce Station in New Delhi.

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Afghan President Hamid Karzai, right, gestures as he speaks with Foreign Minister S.M. Krishna at the Presidential Palace in Kabul, Afghanistan.

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The bomb blast site near the Indian embassy in Kabul, October 8, ’09

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Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Afghan President Hamid Karzai after their joint statement following Indo-Afghan delegation level talk in New Delhi.

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