TITLE

Hamid Karzai

AUTHOR(S)
Pearson, John
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Hamid Karzai;2011, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Biography
DOC. TYPE
Biography
ABSTRACT
Presents biographical information on Hamid Karzai, the first democratically-elected President of Afghanistan. Background as part of the Pashtun ethnic group; Membership in the Afghan Jihad wing of the Afghan National Liberation Front (ANLF) in Pakistan during the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan; Appointment as deputy foreign minister in the sovereign Afghan interim government in Kabul in 1989.
ACCESSION #
15316355

 

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