House Hearing on U.S. Policy in Afghanistan

Zalmay Khalilzad, the U.S. special representative for Afghanistan reconciliation, testified before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on the Biden… read more

Zalmay Khalilzad, the U.S. special representative for Afghanistan reconciliation, testified before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on the Biden administration’s strategy in Afghanistan. In his opening remarks, Mr. Khalilzad addressed President Biden’s decision to withdraw all U.S. forces from the country by September 11, 2021, saying, “The withdrawal so far has taken place without major incident, and we expect this to continue.” Other topics addressed included rights for Afghan women, counterterrorism efforts, and peace negotiations between the Taliban and Afghanistan government. Karen Freeman, the USAID acting assistant administrator for Asia, also testified at the hearing. close

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Program ID:
511794-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 18, 2021 | 10:08am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
May 22, 2021 | 1:40am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • May 18, 2021 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • May 18, 2021 | 10:08am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 18, 2021 | 9:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 18, 2021 | 11:31pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • May 19, 2021 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • May 19, 2021 | 2:58am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 21, 2021 | 12:07am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 22, 2021 | 1:40am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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