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Aspiration and Ambivalence: Strategies and Realities of Counterinsurgency and State-Building in Afghanistan

Chatham House, London

Participants

Vanda Felbab-Brown, Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, The Brookings Institution

Overview

Dr Vanda Felbab-Brown will discuss the research for her book, Aspiration and Ambivalence: Strategies and Realities of Counterinsurgency and State-Building in Afghanistan (Brookings Institution Press), and share personal accounts of her time spent in Afghanistan. She will focus on the Afghan aspirations for peace, stability, and sovereignty and the obstacles to securing them.