MEHWAR: Sopko on Impunity of Corrupt Officials
John Sopko, the US Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) has strongly criticized a move by the Afghan government to appoint one of the key masterminds behind the collapse of the old Kabul Bank to take charge of a government agency.
On June 1st, President Ashraf Ghani in a decree appointed Mahmoud Karzai as acting minister of urban development and land.
The SIGAR chief called on the Afghan government to take action against important cases of corruption.
In this episode host Wahid Ahmadi discusses the topic with Wahid Farzaie, lawyer.