‘ordinary’ Afghans Have Little Faith In Karzai

Weary Afghans, who have endured years of hardships imposed by a corrupt government, expressed little hope that President Hamid Karzai's next term will turn their lives around.

RELATED ARTICLES
  • Germany: Chancellor Merkel on visit to Afghanistan
    Germany says its leader is in Afghanistan to on a surprise visit to the nation's troops serving with NATO's force in a war against Taliban insurgents. More
  • Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers
    The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
  • Iran president still a force even as his era endsIran president still a force even as his era ends
    When many struggling families in this eastern Iranian city take stock of outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's legacy, it's not about the oratory full of bluster and menace or his tussles with Iran's ruling clerics that are known to much of the world. More
  • Kerry: Russia sells missile defense to Syria
    Secretary of State John Kerry says the transfer of advanced missile defense systems from Russia to Syria would be a "destabilizing" factor for Israel's security. More
  • Hillary Clinton Gets Another Nudge for 2016
    Paging, Hillary Clinton. Emily’s List, the influential abortion-rights group that backs Democratic women, unveiled an initiative Thursday to help put a woman in the White House. The group announced a six-figure digital media campaign and new polling that shows a strong appetite for a female commander-in-chief as part of its “Madame President” campaign. More
ASK NEWS:
  • Hard past, harder future - Times Argus
    ... such a warning would seem to be sufficient to discourage ordinary Afghans from going to the ... that were revered by those whose faith did not
    04/7/2014 - 3:37 pm | View Link
  • More
BING NEWS:
  • 'Ordinary' members rule: PM
    TONY Abbott has intensified his calls for his home division of the Liberals to give ordinary party members a greater say in preselections and on other party platforms. TONY Abbott has intensified his calls for his home division of the Liberals to give ...
    03/10/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Ordinary Afghans’ anxiety about future grows as security deal with U.S. remains in limbo
    Real estate prices are plunging along with faith in the future. In one of the most dramatic signs of worry, the nation’s currency has lost value month after month this year as Afghans stock up on dollars and euros. “Afghans are losing hope,” said ...
    12/13/2013 - 10:36 am | View Link
  • Afghan TV show brings officials face-to-face with ordinary people
    A co-production of the BBC and state-run Radio Television Afghanistan (RTA), the program has given Afghans an unaccustomed taste of political accountability on a national stage. “This is the kind of thing that shows democracy and freedom of expression ...
    07/28/2013 - 6:33 pm | View Link
  • How election date uncertainty is impacting on the lives of ordinary Australians
    "SET the date!" Exasperated by her boyfriend Harry's tardiness in proposing, Charlotte from Sex and the City implores him to man up and set a date for their wedding. The Australian public are at a similar point in their relationship with Prime Minister ...
    07/7/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Zimmerman Proves He Shot An Ordinary Teenager
    Cross posted at Working Man Radio. Please recommend this diary. George Zimmerman has hatched another brilliant plan for his defense. The facial justification is to prove that Trayvon Martin was as scary as Zimmerman feared. The real reason is the inflame ...
    07/3/2013 - 6:44 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Afghan Culture Unveiled
    Humaira was born in Afghanistan and now lives in California. She reconnects to her roots by writing about Afghan culture and cooking the foods of her homeland. She ...
    04/15/2014 - 6:35 pm | View Website
  • No Ordinary Election in El Salvador
    Tumult in Ukraine and Venezuela in recent weeks has overshadowed a consequential regional election taking place this Sunday, March 9. Voters in El Salvador will go to ...
    04/15/2014 - 10:07 am | View Website
  • Afghan Culture Unveiled: Afghan People
    Humaira was born in Afghanistan and now lives in California. She reconnects to her roots by writing about Afghan culture and cooking the foods of her homeland. She ...
    04/14/2014 - 3:52 pm | View Website
  • The People's Journey | Listening to those from war-torn ...
    CLICK HERE FOR LIVE BROADCAST. Inspired by the Afghan Youth Peace Volunteers and Afghans For Peace this GLOBAL DAY of LISTENING will allow everyone to listen to the ...
    04/14/2014 - 8:56 am | View Website
  • Afghan presidential election, 2009
    Presidential elections were held in Afghanistan on 20 August 2009. The election resulted in victory for incumbent Hamid Karzai, who won 49.67% of the vote, while his ...
    04/14/2014 - 8:35 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More World News