Thursday, January 27, 2011
UH graduate in Afghan government?
by Larry Geller
I’ll admit to not being clear about what this leaked diplomatic cable means, but it appears that a UH graduate may have risen to a position within the Afghan cabinet.
--Public Works - Engineer Mirza Hussain Abdullahi. He obtained his PhD in Engineering at the University of HAWAII. He is beholden to Khalili, and supported by current Office of Administrative Affairs (OAA) Director Mudaber. According to Daudzai, he was “channeled through Mohaqqeq,” and was not one of Mohaqqeq’s original choices. His choices were ruled out because they were not qualified.