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Aspen Ideas Festival 2018: Iraq and Afghanistan: 15 Years And Counting

Jun 30, 2018

Jane Harman, President and CEO of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
Credit Aspen Ideas Festival

The spring of 2013 marked the 15th anniversary of the US invasion of Iraq, and the war in Afghanistan has gone on long enough that children born after 9/11 are now old enough to enlist in the military. Is there any path out of conflict for Iraq and Afghanistan — for the United States, or for the citizens of the war-weary countries?