The Taliban have returned to power in Afghanistan twenty years after their ouster by U.S. troops, sparking concerns that they will impose harsh rule, neglect to provide basic services, and abuse human rights.
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Please join Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani for a conversation on developments in Afghanistan, engagement with Palestinians, policy priorities for Qatar-U.S. relations, and broader regional concerns.
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with Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani September 23, 2021
South Korean Foreign Minister Chung Eui-yong discusses the peace process on the Korean peninsula, South Korea’s role in the Asia-Pacific and on the global front, and the ROK-U.S. comprehensive partnership.
with Chung Eui-yong September 22, 2021
The first in-person summit of the Quad—Australia, India, Japan, and the United States—takes place; Germany’s general election is set to produce a successor to Angela Merkel; and Japan’s ruling party holds a leadership election.