FORMER AFGHAN KING MOHAMMED ZAHIR IS SEEN AT HIS RESIDENCE ON THE
OUTSKIRTS OF ROME.
Former King of Afghanistan Mohammed Zahir Shah is seen at his residence
on the outskirts of Rome October 15, 2001. Zahir Shah, who turned 87
yesterday, met with Italy's Foreign Minister Renato Ruggiero and
France's Foreign Minister Hubert Vedrine as diplomatic efforts continue
to try to find an alternative government to the Taliban.