Ex-Afghan spy chief criticises Karzai

Former head of intelligence says Afghan president making secret deals with the Taliban.



    Amrullah Saleh, the former head of Afghanistan's intelligence agency, has cast doubt on Hami Karzai's plan to bring stability to the country, and says the Afghan president is making secret deals with the Taliban.

    Saleh has also formed a so-called grassroots movement in a bid to bring peace.

    Al Jazeera's Zeina Khodr reports from Panjshir valley, the stronghold of Afghanistan's ethnic Tajiks.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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