October 26, 2009
The People of Afghanistan Want Change
Abdullah Abdullah, Der Spiegel
SPIEGEL: Three years ago, Afghan President Hamid Karzai dismissed you as foreign minister. Now you are his rival in the run-off. Do you feel a sense of gratification?
Abdullah: In 2004 I decided not to vote for him. We have different ideas, different visions. He believes in a strong, centralized system, I believe in a parliamentary system, which is more decentralized. He believes in individuals, I think, parties should become more...
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