$30m bribe claim sours West’s hope that Karzai can show he is fit to lead
Afghanistan was ranked the second-most-corrupt country in the world according to the Corruption Perceptions Index of 180 countries. Only Somalia, which barely has a functioning government, was judged worse.Read more...
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