Guest Host: Melinda Penkava

A panel describes the conditions that threaten millions of Afghanistan civilians with starvation, and how aid groups and the governments of the U.S. and its allies are coping with conflicting political, military, and humanitarian imperatives in the region.

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  • Joel Charny vice president for policy at Refugees International
  • Abby Spring U.S. spokesperson for the U.N. World Food Program

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