ref date:28 Nov 2001 (WBA)
King or puppet, you decide
This site has stayed clear of most aspects of the 'war on terrorism',
but here we see the USA (a republic who kicked Englands KING OUT
asking that a monarch, and US puppet be given control of Afghanistan to 'unify' the country.
I seem to remember the USA doing the same with the Shah of Iran,
in terms of support and look what happened there!