TITLE

CHEATERS PROSPER IN AFGHANISTAN

AUTHOR(S)
Moreau, Ron
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Newsweek;9/21/2009, Vol. 154 Issue 12, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses politics in Afghanistan and the re-election of incumbent president Hamid Karzai. Some are claiming that the election results could be a result of corrupt practices. In response to such rumors, U.S. president Barack Obama has suggested that Karzai not declare the election a victory. The relations between the U.S. and Afghanistan and Karzai's need to keep his constituents happy are discussed.
ACCESSION #
44194086

 

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