TITLE

COMMENT

AUTHOR(S)
Lancaster, Pat
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Middle East;Jan2008, Issue 385, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author comments on the implications of the recapture of the town of Musa Qalain in Afghanistan by the government forces from the Taliban backed by the NATO forces, which has bolstered the regime of President Hamid Karzai. The recapture is expected to control the flow of heroin out of the country. However, the author says that it is time for the western forces to secure Afghani public support for Karzai and engage in the rebuilding of a decent infrastructure.
ACCESSION #
28073884

 

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