Middle East

June 23, 2010

Afghan President Karzai voices support for Gen. McChrystal

Karzai fears that if Gen. Stanley McChrystal leaves, a dangerous gap will open up in the war's leadership, a spokesman said. Privately, some senior Afghan officials said they it would be a "disaster" if McChrystal is removed, seeing the campaign and the U.S. general as synonymous.

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