Have guns...will meddle

Whitelaw, Kevin
January 2002
U.S. News & World Report;1/28/2002, Vol. 132 Issue 3, p14
Reports on the popularity of guns among Afghans, and the impact of a ban by interim Prime Minister Hamid Karzai on weapons on the streets of Kabul. The historical familiarity of the Afghans with war and violence; The meaning if guns in this society; Relationship between guns and food for Afghans; Problem of funding for police and soldiers; Foreign intervention, including the United States; Issues surrounding disarmament.


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