Eikenberry on civil-military relations at Aspen Ideas Festival 2015


CDDRL's Karl Eikenberry with Stanford historian David Kennedy and NPR's David Green.
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The Aspen Institute



On Tuesday, June 30, CDDRL Affiliated Scholar and former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Karl Eikenberry spoke at the 2015 Aspen Ideas Festival in Colorado, alongside Stanford Professor of History Emeritus David Kennedy. Moderated by NPR's David Greene, the conversation focused on civil-military relations and future challenges of national security strategy, touching on historical lessons from Afghanistan and Iraq. The Aspen Ideas Festival is an annual forum that convenes global leaders across a range of disciplines to share their thoughts on some of largest challenges facing the world today.


Interview transcript