Afghan academics fired for 'offensive' ethnic book

Afghan academics fired for 'offensive' ethnic book

Kabul : Afghanistan | Jun 21, 2012 at 1:07 AM PDT
Source: Pak Tribune
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Afghan President Hamid Karzai on Wednesday sacked four academics from a leading research centre over a book that sparked fury for reportedly insulting the Hazara ethnic group. The head of the Afghanistan Academy of Science and three other scholars were dismissed and referred to the attorney... FULL ARTICLE AT Pak Tribune
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