Afghanistan: How times have changed

The refusal to accept a visit by Ghani and Abdullah demonstrates how shallow our commitment was.

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Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, United States Secretary of State John Kerry and Afghan CEO Abdullah Abdullah, at the US State Department in Washington on March 24.
Gar Pardy
Published: Wednesday, 04/29/2015 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 04/29/2015 12:00 am EDT

A few weeks ago it was reported the government had declined to invite the president of Afghanistan, Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai, to Ottawa following his visit to Washington.

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