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Iraq and AfPak: Now and Then

July 20, 2013

This panel will take a look back at the wars in Iraq and “AfPak.” Were our sacrifices worth it? Are we safer? What will the future look like? What can we learn from these experiences that can make us more secure in the years ahead?

Gen. John Rutherford Allen (Ret.), Former Commander, International Security Assistance Force and U.S. Forces Afghanistan; Senior Advisor to the Secretary of Defense on Middle East Security
Amb. Lewis Paul Bremer III, Former Administrator, Coalition Provisional Authority of Iraq; President and CEO, Bremer Enterprises
Amb. Husain Haqqani, Former Ambassador of Pakistan to the United States; Director for South and Central Asia, Hudson Institute; Director and Professor, Center of International Relations, Boston University
MODERATOR: Lesley Stahl, Correspondent, CBS News