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The Long War in Afghanistan: How Does it End?

Thursday, December 17, 3:00 p.m. ET

The War in Afghanistan is the longest war in American history. After 19 years, negotiations between the Taliban and the Afghan government seek a settlement that would allow the United States to completely withdraw. Ambassador Richard Olson, former U.S. State Department diplomat and now a senior advisor at the United States Institute of Peace, discusses the profound challenges and opportunities in the ongoing diplomatic efforts, in light of the start of American troop withdrawals.

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