With coalition troops scheduled to depart by 2014, the Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) will soon play a critical role in shaping their country’s future. Lieutenant General William Caldwell, who leads the NATO training mission in Afghanistan, will speak off-the-record on the status of efforts to train and equip Afghan forces and the challenges that remain ahead.
Lieutenant General Caldwell will appear via video conference live from Kabul.
About the South Asia Program
The Carnegie South Asia Program informs policy debates relating to the region’s security, economy, and political development. From the war in Afghanistan to Pakistan’s internal dynamics to U.S. engagement with India, the Program’s renowned team of experts offer in-depth analysis derived from their unique access to the people and places defining South Asia’s most critical challenges.