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The Deteriorating Situation in Afghanistan: Expertise from the Wilson Center

Recent days have witnessed the rapid collapse of the Afghan military and the resignation of its government, with the Taliban returning to national power after nearly two decades of conflict. American diplomats and development officials are being evacuated from Kabul by the U.S. military, and thousands of Afghans are attempting to flee. Experts from the Wilson Center – rated best in the world for regional studies for several years – examine the implications what is unfolding for Afghanistan, its people, the region, and the United States.

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