Tuesday, September 12, 2006

Missed opportunity - I hope not

Sigh.

For some Western observers, the past four years feel like a missed opportunity. "US and international attention veered from Afghanistan in mid-2002, and focused on Iraq," says a senior Western diplomat in Kabul. "There was a feeling they had got rid of the Taliban, and left a good man [Karzai], and that things would settle down."
Doubts Intensify Over Afghanistan's Future

2 comments:

Elizabeth said...

My condolences. I don't even know what to say.

homeinkabul said...

Yeah, we'll see. Inshallah, it'll get better