FILE - In this Tuesday, June 18, 2013, file photo, Afghan President Hamid Karzai speaks at a press conference during a ceremony at a military academy on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan. Karzai's ... more 
FILE - In this Tuesday, June 18, 2013, file photo, Afghan President Hamid Karzai speaks at a press conference during a ceremony at a military academy on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan. Karzai's office said he signed a decree on Saturday, July 20, 2013, approving a new law governing next year's presidential and provincial elections, an important step toward a smooth transition of power in 2014. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul, File) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Rahmat Gul, File
Sat, Jul 20, 2013 7:16 AM EDT