The Loya Jirga has adopted the new Constitution. And I don't think this can be called a victory...

  • First article (excerpts) : Afghanistan is an Islamic Republic
  • Second article (excerpts) : the religion of the State is the sacred religion of Islam. Other religions' believers are free to practice their religion in the limits of the Law
  • Third article (excerpts) : the beliefs and dispositions of the sacred religion of Islam are above all laws in Afghanistan and no law can go against them

Welcome to the 21st century. By the way, if you want to keep your folks in the 16th century, that's ok. And thanks for the oil pipe-line and the heroïn market. Oh, and in the meantime, Bin Laden is still running.

Malraux, wake up, you were right.