Book Discussion on Descent Into Chaos

Ahmed Rashid talked about his book, Descent into Chaos: The United States and the Failure of Nation Building in Pakistan, Afghanistan, and… read more

Ahmed Rashid talked about his book, Descent into Chaos: The United States and the Failure of Nation Building in Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Central Asia, published by Viking Adult. In his book, Mr. Rashid discuses the failures of United States foreign policy towards nation building in Pakistan and Afghanistan. Following his remarks Mr. Rashid responded to questions from members of the audience.

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Book Discussion on Descent Into Chaos

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Program ID:
206063-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 18, 2008
Last Aired:
Oct 18, 2009

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  • Oct 18, 2008 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 19, 2008 | 1:54am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 14, 2008 | 8:50am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 18, 2009 | 4:54am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 18, 2009 | 3:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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