U.S. Silk Road Strategy
Panelists talked about the New Silk Road Initiative, which aimed to expand the major trade route to include Afghanistan. Among the… read more
Panelists talked about the New Silk Road Initiative, which aimed to expand the major trade route to include Afghanistan.
Among the topics they addressed were the importance of the proposal, the benefits of increased trade in the region, security and stability in the region, and the impact the proposal might have on U.S. efforts to withdraw troops from Afghanistan. They answered questions from the audience. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Sham Bathija Adviser Afghanistan->Finance
- Robert D. Hormats Undersecretary Department of State->Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs
- Juan Miranda Director General Asia Development Bank->Central and West Asia
- Frederick Starr Chairman Central Asia-Caucuses Institute
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