Karzai can see the writing on the wall

Politicians, including Stephen Harper, and pundits are united in condemning Hamid Karzai.

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Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai in Bucharest in 2008.
Haroon Siddiqui
Published: Wednesday, 04/14/2010 12:00 am EDT

Politicians, including Stephen Harper, and pundits are united in condemning Hamid Karzai. He's crazy to claim that he might join the Taliban and that Americans have long-term designs on Afghanistan, retaining military bases there to keep an eye on neighbouring China, Pakistan, Central Asia (Kyrgyzstan, etc.) and the North Caucasus (Chechnya, Dagestan and Ingushetia).

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