McGirk, Tim; Ware, Michael; Duffy and, Michael; Thompson, Mark
March 2004
Time;3/8/2004, Vol. 163 Issue 10, p46
This article discusses the current state of affairs in Afghanistan. Significance of Afghanistan for the Bush administration in the war on terrorism; Details of president Hamid Karzai's seclusion and rule; Expected offensive of the Taliban this spring against the U.S. and its allies; Details of an offensive planned by the U.S. against the Taliban and an effort to capture or kill Osama bin Laden; Importance of upcoming elections; Rise of warlords as obstacle to progress.


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