|The mountains of Afghanistan are quickly growing verdant in their similarity to the jungles of Vietnam. The revelation this week in the NY Times that Afghan President Hamid Karzai's brother, Ahmed Karzai, is a 'thug,' 'suspected player in the country's booming illegal opium trade,' and 'on the CIA payroll' is striking not for its news quotient, but for the fact that it was made by what appear to be White House officials.
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