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What’s Next in Afghanistan? A View from Germany

September 9, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am EDT

Following the swift takeover of Afghanistan by the Taliban, the international community has been in a state of shock. In Germany, in particular, many people are asking what the lasting impact of Germany’s military and civilian engagement over the past 20 years will be. And, questions loom regarding the future of Afghanistan.

Join the American Council on Germany for a discussion about the current situation in Afghanistan and future prospects for the region with Bundestag member Omid Nouripour, who serves as the foreign affairs spokesperson for the Alliance 90/The Greens parliamentary group in the German parliament. With thanks to the Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung for supporting this event.

Omid Nouripour is a German politician of the Alliance ’90/The Greens who has been serving as a member of the Bundestag since 2006. He is his parliamentary group’s spokesman on foreign affairs and is a member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs. He has been closely involved in Germany’s efforts in Afghanistan and has been dealing with the country for the past 15 years as a German parliamentarian.


September 9, 2021
9:00 am - 10:00 am