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US Intel Chief: 70% Of Afghanistan Outside Government Control

Posted by musliminsuffer on February 28, 2008

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=== News Update ===

US Intel Chief: 70% Of Afghanistan Outside Government Control

WASHINGTON (AP)–The top U.S. intelligence official says the Afghan government under President Hamid Karzai controls just 30% of the country.

Michael McConnell, the director of national intelligence, told the Senate Armed Services Committee on Wednesday that the resurgent Taliban controls 10% to 11% of the country, while Karzai’s government controls 30% to 31%.

But more than six years after the U.S. invasion to oust the Taliban and establish a stable central government, the majority of Afghanistan’s population remains under local tribal control.

source: http://www.nasdaq.com/aspxcontent/NewsStory.aspx?cpath=20080227\ACQDJON200802271214DOWJONESDJONLINE000874.htm&selected=9999&selecteddisplaysymbol=9999&StoryTargetFrame=_top&mkt=WORLD&chk=unchecked〈=&link=&headlinereturnpage=http://www.international.na

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