Diane and her guests talk about U.S. aid to Afghanistan, progress in that country’s peacekeeping and reconstruction efforts, and the persistent obstacles to peace and prosperity.


  • Frederick Starr chairman of the Central Asia-Caucasus Institute at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies
  • Omar Samad Ambassador of Afghanistan to Canada
  • Roy Gutman foreign editor, McClatchy Newspapers; author "How We Missed the Story: Osama Bin Laden, the Taliban and the Hijacking of Afghanistan."

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