Negotiating with the Taliban? What about the War? At a recent conference in London, broad international support was expressed for the reintegration of Taliban fighters into Afghan society and President Karzai has already opened the door to those who would lay down their weapons. Is it time to negotiate with the Taliban? We’ll talk to two experts about the non-military solution in Afghanistan.
- Michael Semple, Fellow at the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy at Harvard's Kennedy School, author of Reconciliation in Afghanistan, deputy to the European Union special representative to Afghanistan in 2004-2007
- Azeem Ibrahim, Research Fellow in the International Security Program in the Belfer Center at Harvard's Kennedy School