(When all around the world said, "It is not possible.")
These are some of the independent heroes that stood by it...
~here!, and here!, and here!, and here!, and here!
[No side-orders of machine-guns needed!]
President George W. Bush and President Hamid Karzai of Afghanistan share a working lunch Wednesday, March 1, 2006, at the Presidential Palace in Kabul during a stop by President Bush en route to India. Kabul| Eric Draper-06
President George W. Bush is accompanied by Afghan President Hamid Karzai at the Presidential Palace in Kabul after President and Mrs. Bush landed in Afghanistan for a brief visit en route to India. During their five-hour stop, they participated in a ceremonial ribbon-cutting at the U.S. Embassy and visited with troops at Bagram Air Base north of the city. WH | Eric Draper
~Outside the beltway: Bush Makes Surprise Visit to Afghanistan