Episode 19 - Dan Caldwell: Afghanistan,
Part 1 - Can A Truce Lead To Peace?
Distinguished Professor of Political Science at Pepperdine University, Dan Caldwell talks about the historic and current US policy regarding Afghanistan, the Taliban, and the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
Political Science Professor Dan Caldwell talks with hosts Bill Curtis and Ed Larson about the US agreement between the Taliban and the US regarding Afghanistan. (1:40) History of the Afghanistan conflict. (4:00) The Russian withdraw from Afghanistan. (5:30) Terrorist camps in Afghanistan. (7:10) Afghanistan's role in the 9/11 attacks. (10:30) Iran and Afghanistan. (12:20) Obama administration role. (17:00) The complexity of the region. (18:45) The role of the Taliban. (22:45) The role of Pakistan and India