6,662. 3/14/2006

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper “tried to reassure the public that Afghanistan could not become another Iraq, but he did not diminish the dangers of the mission: ‘Unless we control the security situation in countries like Afghanistan we will see our own security diminished,’ he said while visiting Canadian troops in Kandahar [on March 14, 2006].”

 – Ahmed Rashid, Descent Into Chaos, Page 358

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