Assessing U.S. Afghanistan Policy
A Conversation with Senator Carl Levin
Carl Levin discusess U.S. foreign policy toward Afghanistan.
Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Carl Levin, D-Mich, delivered a speech entitled "The Way Forward in Afghanistan" to the Council on Foreign Relations.
Experts assess U.S. objectives, strategy, and policy options in Pakistan and Afghanistan; recommendations include a long-term partnership with Pakistan, calls for a new approach to Afghan political reform, reconciliation, and regional diploma; and changing strategy absent progress.
U.S. Strategy for Pakistan and Afghanistan: Report of a CFR-Sponsored Independent Task Force (Audio)
Experts discuss the findings and recommendations of the CFR-Sponsored Independent Task Force on U.S. Strategy for Pakistan and Afghanistan including nation building techniques, possible withdrawal strategies, and how to combat corruption, in addition to discussing the Obama administration's most recent Afghan strategy review.