Book Discussion on What We Won

Bruce Riedel talked about his book, What We Won: America’s Secret War in Afghanistan, 1979-89, about the CIA’s involvement in… read more

Bruce Riedel talked about his book, What We Won: America’s Secret War in Afghanistan, 1979-89, about the CIA’s involvement in Afghanistan from 1979-1989. He also talked about the legacy of that involvement and the mistakes the U.S. made. This event was hosted by the Brookings Institution in Washington, DC. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Bruce Riedel Senior Fellow and Director Brookings Institution->Intelligence Project
  • Strobe Talbott President Brookings Institution

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Book Discussion on What We Won

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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 10, 2014
Last Aired:
Sep 14, 2014

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  • Aug 10, 2014 | 7:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 24, 2014 | 2:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 14, 2014 | 6:48am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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