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Counting on Karzai: Can he continue as President of Afghanistan for Five More Years?

The current president of Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai, and his entire cabinet, including his opponent, Former Cabinet Minister and Foreign Minister Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, are weak and inept. This is not completely their fault. It is the result of a complex Afghanistan that has suffered extreme damage to its governance due to war, invasion, the current […]

Afghanistan: Accusing Karzai

The Obama Administration’s careless message that it is turning away from Afghan President Hamid Karzai may go over well in the US, but it is destroying Afghan support for a continued US presence in the country. Afghanistan’s recent history should remind us that such implications open doors for either ‘great game’ competitors like Russian or […]