TITLE

A Smart Pashtun Play

AUTHOR(S)
Harrison, Selig S.
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);7/12/2010 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 156 Issue 2, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author offers his opinion on Afghan President Hamid Karzai. It is argued that Karzai is consolidating his control of the government by installing officials of the dominant Pashtun ethnic group and seeking peace negotiations with the Islamic fundamentalist organization the Taliban. The U.S. is urged to support these negotiations as a means of ending the Afghan War.
ACCESSION #
52688215

 

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