Harper in Afghanistan

Published: Wednesday, 05/23/2007 12:00 am EDT

Prime Minister Stephen Harper made a surprise visit to Afghanistan yesterday. Prior to meeting with President Hamid Karzai, Mr. Harper visited a school being supported by the Canadian Embassy in Kabul. This visit to Afghanistan follows recent tensions in Parliament over Canada's role in handing over Afghan detainees to the secret police, who have allegedly tortured some prisoners.

If you are already a subscriber

Subscribe to Embassy

Subscribe to the print and electronic editions and get instant access to Embassy online.


Quick purchase

Purchase this week's edition of Embassy in electronic format (PDF) for $4.00


Sign up for a free trial

For access to the website.



This Week's Issue
policy briefings