Aziz, Christine
November 1996
New Internationalist;Nov96, Issue 285, p35
Compares the fate of the lion, once a noble beast, to that of the citizens of Kabul, Afghanistan, as Taleban fundamentalists takeover the country. Description of Kabul; Recount of the story of a lion in the zoo in Kabul; Response of the citizens of Kabul to their plight.


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