TITLE

Taliban Takedown

AUTHOR(S)
Graham, David A.
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Newsweek;9/5/2011, Vol. 158 Issue 10, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information about the efforts to fight the Taliban terrorist organization in Afghanistan by the people and President Hamid Karzai.
ACCESSION #
65218592

 

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