Taliban

Paying Off The Warlords

In Afghanistan, the Government of President Karzai is riddled with corruption. As Mandy Clark reports, many wonder how can Karzai fight corruption when his advisors are accused of crimes? Pratap Chatterjee: ...

How the US Funds the Taliban

By Aram Roston The Nation http://www.thenation.com/doc/20091130/roston November 11, 2009 On October 29, 2001, while the Taliban's rule over Afghanistan was under assault, the regime's ambassador in Islamabad gave a chaotic press conference in front ...