Lesson Title: 

Comments on the Loya Jirgah

You are about to read two different fragments from an article entitled "Comments upon the Loya Jirgah" presenting statements by leaders of two different political parties in Baluchistan, Pakistan. The loya jirgah referred to is the one brokered by the U.S. the U.N. and various opposing factions in 2002 following the ouster of the Taliban in order to select a new president of Afghanistan.


  • Pashto


  • Culture/Society

ILR Level: 

  • 0+/1

ACTFL Proficiency: 

  • Intermediate-Mid, Intermediate-Low, Novice-High
  • This ACTFL rating is an approximation based on the ILR level


  • Reading

Learning Objective: 

  • Maintenance & Improvement

Subject Area: 

  • Language

Material Type: 

  • Learning Object

Publication Year: 




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