Will Karzai's Afghan Cabinet Shakeup Make Taliban Reintegration Easier?

Afghan President Hamid Karzai fired two senior members of his government today, replacing officials particularly unpopular with the Taliban less than a week after insurgents launched a failed attack against a national peace assembly. Interior Minister Hanif Atmar and Afghanistan's chief spy, Amrullah Saleh, both lost Karzai's confidence after those attacks, according to Karzai's spokesman, Waheed Omer. "The president asked for an explanation about the attacks," Omer told ABC News....Full Story
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