Karzai Urges West Not To Link Terrorism With Islam
22 July 2005 -- Afghan President Hamid Karzai urged the West today not to link terrorism with Islam.
Karzai also said that some Islamic schools, or madrasahs, are being used as training camps for extremists.
Karzai made his remarks in Rome, where he arrived yesterday from London. Karzai is seeking support for Afghanistan's reconstruction and economic development. He is expected to meet with Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi today.
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