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USIP works in 51 countries facing warfare and extremism, from Iraq and Afghanistan to Burma and Nigeria. On any given day, our staff work with partners in prime ministers’ offices and parliaments—and in refugee camps and community centers—building peaceful solutions to bloodshed.

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USIP is a national, nonpartisan, independent institute, founded by Congress and dedicated to the proposition that a world without violent conflict is possible, practical, and essential for U.S. and global security. In conflict zones abroad, the Institute works with local partners to prevent, mitigate, and resolve violent conflict.

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American military personnel at Camp Shorabak in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, Sept. 26, 2019. (Jim Huylebroek/The New York Times)

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Ending Our Endless War in Afghanistan

Tuesday, February 18 | 4:00pm - 5:15pm

Join USIP for a panel of former U.S. government senior officials as they discuss the significance of the reported agreement, the potential for a sustainable and inclusive peace process, and what this latest development means for bringing an end to the eighteen-year war in Afghanistan.