Afghan Peace Process Should Be Inclusive and Not Rushed

Nader Nadery on PBS NewsHour

US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo participates in a press conference with Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani in Kabul, Afghanistan on July 9, 2018

US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo participates in a press conference with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in Kabul, Afghanistan on July 9, 2018 (US Department of State/Flickr)

March 21, 2019

As US-Taliban talks gather pace, a senior adviser to Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Asia 21 Young Leader Nader Nadery ('07) spoke to PBS NewsHour's Nick Schifrin on the many elements of the Afghan peace talks — US troop withdrawal timeline; counterterrorism efforts in the post-peace talks period; and the importance of an inclusive peace process led by the Afghan government. Following is the full clip of the interview published by PBS NewsHour on March 13, 2019 (interview starts at 5 min. 20 secs.)