posted by Paul Hamill on May 2, 2012 at 12:00 pm
This week we saw the President of the United States in Kabul, Afghanistan. While there he signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement with President Karzai and spoke to the American people on his plans to conclude the Afghan conflict.
In the podcast we discuss the Afghan conflict, the implications of the SPA, and what next for Afghanistan and it’s people.
ASP’s is joined by Joshua Partlow from the Washington Post, in a personal capacity. He spent over 3 years covering Afghanistan as the bureau chief in Kabul, and before that was in Iraq.
Joshua is a former Kabul bureau chief for the Washington Post, has written from all over the world, and is presently writing a book on the politics of Afghanistan
He joins us in a personal capacity.
Paul Hamill, ASP Director of External Relations