Visiting Afghan President Hamid Karzai (L) adjusts his cap as he arrives with Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif (R) for a press conference at The Prime Minister's House in Islamabad on August 26, 2013. Karzai asked Pakistan to help arrange peace talks between his government and the Taliban, and demanded a joint campaign against extremism in both countries. The visit marks Karzai's first talks with newly elected Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif despite a history of stormy relations that have hampered efforts to end 12 years of war in Afghanistan. AFP PHOTO / AAMIR QURESHI
Crédito: AAMIR QURESHI
Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai arrives for day two of the NATO Summit at Feira Internacional de Lisboa (FIL) on November 20, 2010 in Lisbon, Portugal. The two day summit will address issues including a new strategic concept for NATO. Britain and the US will also seek an agreement to hand over responsibility for security in Afghanistan to local forces over the next four years.
Crédito: Peter Macdiarmid
Afghan President Hamid Karzai arrives at Bellevue Palace to meet with German President Christian Wulff on December 6, 2011 in Berlin, Germany. Karzai is in Berlin to meet with Wulff and German Chancellor Angela Merkel after he attended the international Afghanistan conference the day before in Bonn, during which he announced that Afghanistan will need another decade of financial support from international doners.
Crédito: Sean Gallup
Afghan President Hamid Karzai attends a meeting with Italian Prime Minister (not in picture) to sign a bilateral agreement on cooperation and partnership, at Palazzo Chigi on January 26, 2012 in Rome, Italy. Italy is the first Western country to have signed a cooperation agreement with Afghanistan. During the meeting Prime Minister Mario Monti said that the responsibility and partnership between Italy and Afghanistan will not be less after the withdrawal of military forces in 2014, at the end of the period of transition, and that the commitment will be to continue to support the development of Afghanistan.
Crédito: Giorgio Cosulich
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (R) meets with Afghan President Hamid Karzai at the State Department January 10, 2013 in Washington, DC. Karzai is on a visit in Washington, including a meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama at the White House, to discuss the continued transition in Afghanistan and the partnership between the two nations.
Crédito: Mark Wilson
Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) accompanies Afghan President Hamid Karzai (L) to view an honour guard during a welcoming ceremony outside the Great Hall of The People on September 27, 2013 in Beijing, China. Afghan President Hamid Karzai is on an official state visit to China from September 25 to 28.
Crédito: Lintao Zhang
Afghan President Hamid Karzai (L) and U.S. President Barack Obama hold a joint news conference in the East Room of the White House January 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. Karzai is in Washington for face-to-face meetings with Obama and senior members of his administration about the future of American commitment to Afghanistan and when troops may leave the country after more than 10 years of war.