September 10, 2019

Ending the war in Afghanistan

By Christopher D. Kolenda

Christopher D. Kolenda joins The World and Everything in It to discuss the latest developments in talks between the United States and the Taliban.

Listen to the full conversation and more on The World and Everything in It.

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