In this Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012 photo, an Afghan National Police recruit stands next to a board with announcements and a picture of Afghan President Hamid Karzai outside the sleeping quar

 

              In this Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012 photo, an Afghan National Police recruit stands next to a board with announcements and a picture of Afghan President Hamid Karzai outside the sleeping quar
In this Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012 photo, an Afghan National Police recruit stands next to a board with announcements and a picture of Afghan President Hamid Karzai outside the sleeping quarters at the National Police Academy in Kabul, Afghanistan. On Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012, Karzai said that his military and police are prepared to take full responsibility for security if the American-led international coalition decides to speed up the handover. But international observers warn that the largely illiterate police force will disintegrate after 2014 into factional militias more loyal to local warlords than to the state. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)