America's Liaison to the Taliban on What Went Wrong

The facts on the ground are undeniable. The U.S. is out, the Taliban is back in.


The end was ugly and there were plenty of ugly spots along the way.


Since we’re all doing what ifs, here’s ours: what would the off-ramp have looked like, and did we ever at least have our turn signal on?


Joining us today is a guy who was in the room. Former diplomat Frank Ruggiero dealt directly with the Taliban, as well as managing U.S relations with Afghanistan and Pakistan between 2010 and 2012. Hillary Clinton gave him the State Department’s distinguished honor award.


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