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Karzai Struggle

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NPR's Eric Westervelt reports that ethnic tensions between Afghanistan's ethnic Pashtuns and Tajiks are rearing their heads within the cabinet of President Hamid Karzai. Karzai, who is Pashtun, had promised to equalize the influence of the two tribes. But many Pashtuns feel the Tajiks are still holding the strongest sway in Kabul and are getting the best government jobs.

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