News of Afghanistan - The Return (Edition 57)
L'Atmosphere vs the Afghan Tax Authorities - when French food and Afghan bureaucracy collide!
Awful news. Double Plus Ungood... she was a great person, a great journalist, and an advocate for a better Afghanistan.
Photo: Akmal Dawi/IRIN
Parents waiting in a mosque, used as a vaccination centre, to immunise their children against measles in Kabul
The above photo (and this article) stand out as a significant contrast with Pakistan and Nigeria which have seen fundamentalist imams preaching that vaccines were part of a Western/infidel/Zionist plot.
I hope the answer to this request is "yes".
A possible change of heart by the French?
Gee, I wish the editorial cartoonists at e-ariana.com would cut loose a little. Heh.
Now this is how you resolve disputes - courts, parliaments and the press. Wolesi Jirga Speaker Younus Qanuni is all the loyal opposition that Karzai can handle. Good.
Another reminder of who the enemy is, and what they are about.