Hamid Kazai, the former Afghan Foreign Minister and a prominent Pushtun leader, has called on the international community to help the Afghan people fight foreign mercenaries, primarily Osama bin Laden's fighters. Afghanistan "should not be a shelter for terrorists," Kazai stated in an interview with the Pakistani Nation newspaper. Hamid Kazai, aged 46, is an advisor to the former Afghan King Mohammad Zahir Shah and believes that this leader should return to the country. In late October, Kazai returned to Afghanistan to consolidate anti-Taliban forces.
The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation put the head of the contractor company of Russia's space corporation Roskosmos, Sergei Slastikhin, on international wanted list
"Washington operators of the sanctions machine ought to get acquainted with the history of Russia, to stop the unnecessary fussing," spokesperson for the Foreign Ministry said