What Kind of Government does Afghanistan have?

Afghanistan’s government has been very unstable for most of the last 100 years, with power struggles and even bloody coups. However, since the invasion of NATO forces in 2001, efforts have been made to democratize, and now Afghanistan has a new constitution and it’s first democratically elected Executive President, Hamid Karzai, who is attempting to rebuild and unite the nation. To learn more about Afghanistan’s politics, go to