TITLE

Karzai's Brother's Death Greatly Increases Risks

PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South Asia Monitor;Sep2011, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a political outlook for Afghanistan by the Business Monitor International Ltd. (BMI) for 2011 to 2012. It states that the assassination of Ahmid Wali Karzai, half-brother of President Hamid Karzai increased the country's security risks and resulted to a power struggle. It adds that the power struggle will weaken the central government and offer opportunities for the Taliban to take control. It forecasts that assassination plots will continue throughout the years.
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65916146

 

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