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Survey: Afghans Feel Country Headed in Wrong Direction

A new nationwide survey of public opinion in Afghanistan reports 58 percent of Afghans say the country is headed in the wrong direction. The San Francisco-based Asia Foundation released its annual survey Tuesday in Kabul, saying that overall optimism has decreased across all Afghan regions. The most frequently cited reason is insecurity (45 percent, up six percentage points from 2014), followed by unemployment, corruption in general, struggling economy and bad government. The survey...

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