'The Kite Runner' author urges respect of human rights in Afghanistan
World Insight with Tian Wei
Published in 2003, the bestseller "The Kite Runner" has been well received worldwide. The book is set against a backdrop of the fall of Afghanistan's monarchy to the rise of the Taliban regime. Its author, Khaled Hosseini, sent a message to CGTN Host Tian Wei, expressing his concerns for the country and urged measures to exert pressure on the Taliban to respect human rights.