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Appointment of Khalilzad; a spoiler in the Afghan peace process? - CRSS BLOG
By Sitwat Waqar Bokhari Mike Pompeo’s possible naming of the 67-year-old former US diplomat Zalmay Khalilzad as the US special envoy on Afghanistan has generated mixed feelings in regional political circles. Afghan-born Republican foreign policy veteran Khalilzad – who previously served as the US Ambassador to the United Nations, Afghanistan, and Iraq, under George W. …