Afghanistan, Fifteen and a Half Years Later

Afghanistan, Fifteen and a Half Years Later

U.S. secretary of defense James Mattis is greeted by Presidential Palace staff in Kabul, Afghanistan as he prepares to meet Afghan president Ashraf Ghani in April 2017. Jonathan Ernst/Reuters
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Zalmay Khalilzad, former U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan, Iraq, and the United Nations, joins CFR's James M. Lindsay and Robert McMahon to examine President Donald J. Trump's priorities on Afghanistan.

James M. Lindsay

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Robert McMahon

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Zalmay M. Khalilzad

Counselor, Center for Strategic and International Studies, former U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan, Iraq, and the United Nations