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- n. a member of the mountain people living in the eastern regions of Afghanistan
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-- Adam Weishaupt (1776) I've been through Khyber pass twice and know the pushtun character.
Even if we travelled in border areas where there was some tribal fighting we were always protected by the pushtun tribal tradition.
The history of Tamil and pushtun suffering is a complex story.
Pakistani left wing consisted of Muslim cadre of communist party of India, red shirt pushtun of afghan and Pakistani tribal North West frontier headed by "frontier Gandhi" Ghaffar khan a close ally of MK Gandhi of India.
As I have previously said; we have to keep pressing for a pushtun dominated govt in kabul …
The current afghan army is all northern alliance; who are systematically eradicating pushtun tribes by simply calling down bombings upon their opponents …