Vali Nasr for NPR: Bin Laden's Death May Speed Afghan War Settlement

May 10th, 2011

May 10, 2011
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Osama bin Laden’s death has changed the political situation in Afghanistan, according to Vali Nasr, a recent senior adviser to the State Department. He tells Steve Inskeep there’s a great deal of possibility, both within the U.S. and in Afghanistan, to think about how to end the war more quickly through some form of a political settlement.