‘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.

  • 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
  • Insecurity and opium blight Afghan province as British leave - The Nation Pakistan
    Afghans to Fight Alone as Foreign Troops Leave - NewsMax.com
    10/27/2014 - 10:58 am | View Link
  • Insecurity and opium blight Afghan province as British troops leave - Jordan Times
    VIDEO: Last British troops leave Helmand - BBC
    10/27/2014 - 7:50 am | View Link
  • How Britain fell from grace as a global military power - Gulf News
    Helmand caused the US to lose faith in the ... resource and raw courage of ordinary British ... Let’s also remember the Afghans themselves, so ...
    10/26/2014 - 12:25 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Heroes Among Us: When Ordinary People Become Extraordinary
    I love all heroes, because any time a human being does something good, I rejoice. But to me, these humans are the ones who give me faith in humanity, the world, God, the universe and everything. The other day, I witnessed a bad motorcycle accident.
    06/5/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Thirteen years on, Afghanistan is a bloody failure – and it is ordinary Syrians who are paying the price
    On the day before the twin towers fell in 2001, I wrote in this newspaper that Afghans needed the West to save them from the vicious, reactionary, anti-female Taliban. Last week, as British troops finally withdrew, two women, both journalists, well-known ...
    04/5/2014 - 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 ...
    12/12/2013 - 7:00 pm | View Link
  • Peggy Noonan: This Is No Ordinary Scandal
    If it is not stopped now, it will never stop. "And if it isn't stopped, no one will ever respect or have even minimal faith in the revenue-gathering arm of the U.S. government again."
    05/16/2013 - 7:42 am | View Link
  • ORDINARY TIME: Living Life in the Slow Lane
    And what is the liturgical calendar, if not a great excuse to put on our finery and enjoy a feast, celebrating the hallmarks of our faith with explosions of color ... of shoulders huddled under warm afghans, and kisses stolen without benefit of mistletoe.
    01/16/2013 - 12:49 am | View Link
  • More
  • 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 ...
    10/28/2014 - 3:33 pm | View Website
  • Controversies in History: Origin of Name Afghan
    Origin of Name Afghan has been much debate, not in public domain ,but in schloarly circles, Let us see the theries of etymology of the word Afghan and how it came to ...
    10/28/2014 - 5:46 am | View Website
  • Faith
    Faith and Subversion – Both begin with Language ----- Project Humanbeingsfirst Faith-Politico Blog where Religion meets Political Science and Imperial ...
    10/27/2014 - 10:29 pm | View Website
  • International News | World News
    Get the latest international news and events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. See world news photos and videos at ABCNews
    10/27/2014 - 9:53 pm | View Website
  • No Ordinary Violence : Sam Harris
    Sam Harris, neuroscientist and author of the New York Times bestsellers, The End of Faith, Letter to a Christian Nation, and The Moral Landscape.
    10/27/2014 - 7:23 pm | 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