Clinton urges Afghan leader to institute reform

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, center, is welcomed by top U.S. commander Gen. Stanley McChystal, left, and U.S. Ambassador Karl Eikenberry at the military airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2009. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)

November 18, 2009 8:06:16 AM PST
Hillary Rodham Clinton, on her first trip to Afghanistan as U.S. secretary of state, said Wednesday that President Hamid Karzai's inauguration provides an opportunity for him to improve government accountability and make a difference in the lives of Afghans.