We suspect that the hundreds of millions of American taxpayer dollars being paid to the Taliban by the CIA and US military for “protection” won’t be included in this bribery investigation. — PID
(BBC NEWS) — The Afghan president must set up a “major crimes tribunal” and an anti-corruption commission, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says. She told ABC television that Hamid Karzai “can do better”.
The Afghan leader – recently re-elected in a poll marred by fraud allegations – has come under growing Western pressure to deal with corruption.