Interview with CIA Veteran Michael Scheuer 'Only the Taliban Are Not Corrupt'

The CIA is alleged to have been paying an aide to Afghan President Hamid Karzai for information. Former CIA officer Michael Scheuer spoke to SPIEGEL about why fighting corruption in Afghanistan is all but impossible.
Afghan President Hamid Karzai. The CIA is alleged to kept on of his aides on the payroll.

Afghan President Hamid Karzai. The CIA is alleged to kept on of his aides on the payroll.

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Interview conducted by Marc Hujer