Afghanistan

May 9, 2013 - 7:35 AM
Afghan President Hamid Karzai gestures during a ceremony at Kabul University in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, May 9, 2013. Karzai said he is ready to let the U.S. have nine bases in the country after the 2014 combat troop pullout, but wants Washington’s “security and economic guarantees” first. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)