September 17th, 2010
10:48 AM ET

Signs of optimism?

With parliamentary elections ahead on Saturday, many in Afghanistan are living in fear of Taliban threats. But there are some parts of the country where people — particularly young people — are showing signs of optimism.

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  1. bailoutsos

    "Afghanistan has been the graveyard and battlefield of empires for centuries." - Get all troops out and let them deal with their problems.

    September 17, 2010 at 2:42 pm | Report abuse |
    • George Patton

      "May God have mercy upon my enemies, because I won't.”

      September 17, 2010 at 7:42 pm | Report abuse |
  2. Bledsoe

    The only thing I see is more NATO propaganda and that makes me sick!

    September 17, 2010 at 11:19 am | Report abuse |