Monthly Archive for: ‘June, 1996’

Afghan exiles grasping at a thread of hope

By Fariba Nawa July 30, 1996 Pacific News Service EDITOR’S NOTE: Afghanistan’s victory over the Soviet Union paved the way for the end of the Cold War and America’s emergence as the world’s solo-superpower. Today, as Afghanistan disintegrates into anarchy, few in America care about its fate except Afghan exiles. PNS commentator Fariba Nawa, born and raised in Afghanistan, spent …

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