A Tangled Web We Weave

Illustration for article titled A Tangled Web We Weave

[Chaghcharan, Afghanistan; September 13. Image via Getty]

An Afghan girl weaves a kilim carpet at her house in Chaghcharan city of Ghor province on September 13, 2009. The World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) along with the Ministry of Public Health held a three day polio vaccination campaign in eight Afghan provinces targeting 1.2 million children. AFP PHOTO/Massoud HOSSAINI (Photo credit should read MASSOUD HOSSAINI/AFP/Getty Images)

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This reminds me of my mother's classic response to the US invasion in Afghanistan: " But they make such beautiful rugs!"