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Dand district governor defies Taliban

Al Jazeera English reports on Hamdullah Nazek, the governor of the Dand district in Kandahar province, Afghanistan. Nazek has maintained his position despite a recent Taliban resurgence and 12 assassination attempts.

READER COMMENTS: "Dand district governor defies Taliban"

Posted by Jeff Edelman at November 27, 2012 2:43 AM ET:

I think it would be interesting to know what the peoples' perception is? Why is that their perception? Here they are amongst themselves, apparently, not a lot of interference from foreigners, but not a whole lot of people seem to have joined the fight against the taliban/al qaeda.