At Bonn, Half of Winning Was Just Showing Up

My article co-authored with Javid Ahmad appeared as a German Marshall Fund ‘Transatlantic Take’ on December 8, 2011. The full text can be read here. World and Afghan leaders convened in Bonn earlier this week, a decade after that city hosted the first major conference to chart Afghanistan’s future following the ousting of the Taliban. Key priorities on the Bonn 2011 agenda naturally included