Afghan President Karzai at "end of rope"; Americans feel same way
Published 03/16/2012, AP National Security Writer
Afghan President Hamid Karzai says he's at "the end of the rope," and a majority of Americans feel the same way. Of all the past decade's setbacks in the endeavor to form a solid alliance with Afghanistan and defeat the Taliban, the war effort has been driven to a new low by the slaughter of nine Afghan children and seven adults allegedly by a U.S. soldier whose identity had been kept secret until late Friday.Word count: 1272
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