Post Tagged with: "Hamid Karzai"

October 25, 2010 05:01

Karzai confirms cash payments from Iran

Afghan President Hamid Karzai has acknowledged that his office has received cash from Iran, but insists it was part of a “transparent” process. I wonder if he defines ‘transparency’ the way Obama does.

September 9, 2010 04:57

Karzai says troop withdrawal date gave Taliban ‘morale boost’

Taliban leader Mullah Omar says his fighters are winning the war in Afghanistan and that the Nato-led campaign has been “a complete failure”.

April 12, 2010 04:01

Absence of key U.S. allies at summit amplifies doubts about Obama’s foreign policy

Obama White House has a backbone problem, showing toughness to allies in part only because it backs down when challenged by rivals such as Russia.