TITLE

Standing Their Ground

AUTHOR(S)
Quinn-Judge, Paul
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);1/28/2002, Issue 3, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on politics and government in the Afghanistan city of Khost, where the Zadran family controls most of the political power. Involvement of the United States in hunting for al-Qaeda troops and Osama bin Laden; How the government of Hamid Karzai in Kabul wants to put an end to rule by local magnates, yet has put them in charge of a number of political positions.
ACCESSION #
5944350

 

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