TITLE

Weakest Link

AUTHOR(S)
Rubin, Michael
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;10/1/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 14, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the political and military strength of the Taliban in Afghanistan. Control of the Taliban on foreign visitors; Discussion of the enmity between the Taliban and the Northern Alliance; Information on how the Taliban managed to take control of the country without relying on military might; Reason why support for the Taliban has waned among ordinary Afghans; Background and culture of the Taliban.
ACCESSION #
5211645

 

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