International Cooperation for Afghanistan’s Future Stability and Development
On June 27-28, The Asia Foundation’s Trustees Ambassador Karl Eikenberry and Ambassador Karl F. Inderfurth participated in panels at the 4th World Peace Forum in Beijing. Organized and hosted by China’s Tsinghua University, the forum gathered 500 participants, including former foreign leaders and scholars to discuss key issues on international security and regional cooperation. Ambassador Eikenberry, U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan from 2009-2011, and Ambassador Inderfurth, Assistant Secretary of State for South Asian Affairs from 1997-2001, led a panel co-sponsored by The Asia Foundation China office and Tsinghua University on Afghanistan’s future development and stability.