In this Monday, Feb. 25, 2013 photo, Afghan Economy Minister Abdul Hadi Arghandiwal speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Kabul, Afghanistan. The impending withdrawal

 

              In this Monday, Feb. 25, 2013 photo, Afghan Economy Minister Abdul Hadi Arghandiwal speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Kabul, Afghanistan.  The impending withdrawal
In this Monday, Feb. 25, 2013 photo, Afghan Economy Minister Abdul Hadi Arghandiwal speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Kabul, Afghanistan. The impending withdrawal of U.S. and other foreign combat forces from Afghanistan means more than a loss of firepower. International aid is also on the decline because of donor fatigue and fears of deteriorating security after nearly 12 years of war. Worried about losing hard-won gains, aid organizations are racing to finish projects or find new sources of funding to provide basic services that the weak central government has been unable to deliver.(AP Photo/Ahmad Nazar)