May 28, 2020 | By Brian Hanson, Robert A. Pape

Deep Dish: How to End the 'Forever War' in Afghanistan

Soldiers in Afghanistan at sunset

This week President Trump announced he wants all US troops out of Afghanistan by election day. But is that possible? And what does it mean? The University of Chicago's Robert Pape joins Deep Dish to help us understand the right—and wrong—ways to end the United States’ longest war. 

This episode was originally broadcast on October 3, 2019.

 

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