Hamid Karzai

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Hamid Karzai
حامد کرزی

Hamid Karzai in February 2009.jpg
Preses o Afghanistan
In office
22 December 2001 – 29 September 2014
Acting: 22 December 2001 – 7 December 2004
Vice PresesKarim Khalili
Mohammed Fahim
Precedit biBurhanuddin Rabbani
Personal details
Born (1957-12-24) 24 December 1957 (age 64)
Kandahar, Afghanistan
Poleetical pairtyIndependent
Spoose(s)Zeenat Quraishi (1999–present)
Alma materHimachal Pradesh University

Hamid Karzai GCMG (Pashto: حامد کرزی‎, Persie: حامد کرزیHāmid Karzay; born 24 December 1957) wis the 12t Preses o Afghanistan. He acame a dominant poleetical figure efter the removal o the Taliban regime in late 2001.[1] During the December 2001 Internaitional Conference on Afghanistan in Germany, Karzai wis selectit bi prominent Afghan poleetical figures tae serve a sax-month term as Chairman o the Interim Admeenistration.[2]

He wis then chosen for a twa-year term as Interim Preses during the 2002 loya jirga (grand assembly) that wis held in Kabul, Afghanistan. Efter the 2004 presidential election, Karzai wis declared winner an acame Preses o the Islamic Republic o Afghanistan. He wan a seicont five-year term in the 2009 presidential election.[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Profile:Hamid Karzai". United States: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS). December 2001. Retrieved 3 October 2010.
  2. "Hamid Karzai". Academy of Achievement. Archived frae the original on 13 December 2010. Retrieved 3 October 2010.
  3. "Karzai declared elected president". BBC News. 2 November 2009. Retrieved 31 Januar 2010.