Thursday, July 10, 2008

Investigations: Afghan Gas Pipeline Could be Explosive, Report Says

A proposed new high-volume natural-gas pipeline through Afghanistan's most unstable region is the subject of this interesting new report from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives. The $7.6-billion pipeline, scheduled to commence construction in 2010, will potentially unleash further instability and divert international attention from basic tasks of helping Afghanistan get back on its feet, the report says.

TAGS: Mideast, Canada, investigations, investigative journalism

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