So it seems Afghanistan may have the basis for ongoing political leadership after six months of uncertainty. Those months of bickering and stalling, threats and flip-flops had many dire ramifications, the greatest of which are likely yet to be witnessed. Continue reading
As I have weighed the pros and cons of backcountry skiing in Afghanistan the above video has stuck in my mind. “There’s always some percentage chance you’ll fall,” says Colin Haley. Haley climbs without many of the safety measures that most alpinists employ.