TITLE

A Tribe Apart: Afghan elites face a corrosive past

AUTHOR(S)
Rubin, Barnett R.
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Boston Review;Jan/Feb2009, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
This essay discusses the conditions in Afghanistan after the collapse of the Taliban government and the War on Terrorism. The author describes Afghanistan after the collapse and he talks about attempts by the Afghans to form a new government. Qayum Karzai and his brother, Hamid, who would become president of Afghanistan in March 2002, have both been active in recreating Afghanistan. The work of Ashraf Ghani, Afghanistan's Minister of Finance, is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
36429862

 

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