TITLE

'The War Is Not Finished'

AUTHOR(S)
Dehghanpisheh, Babak
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);9/16/2002-9/23/2002 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 140 Issue 12/13, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on an assassination attempt against Afghan President Hamid Karzai and a bombing in Kabul that killed 30 people. Status of the central government in Afghanistan; Strength of opposition; Sources of blame for the attack, including Taliban and Al Qaeda forces, and Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, a fundamentalist warlord who called for jihad against foreign powers; Belief that the war on terrorism is not finished; Importance of Karzai; Speculation about the U.S. concern over the stability of Karzai.
ACCESSION #
7405016

 

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