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Talking to the Taliban

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Talking to the Taliban

2010 – 2011: A Reflection


May 12, 2014

Author: Marc Grossman, Former Fisher Family Fellow 2010-2011, Future of Diplomacy Project

Belfer Center Programs or Projects: Future of Diplomacy Project


Ambassador Marc Grossman writes about his experience negotiating with the Taliban from 2010-2011 in Prism magazine, published by the National Defense University. Ambassador Grossman was the first ever fellow of the Future of Diplomacy Project and as part of the Future of Diplomacy Project's "Negotiators" series, delivered a talk entitled "Negotiating with the Taliban" at the Harvard Kennedy School on April 2, 2014.

Please find the document attached below.


For more information about this publication please contact the Future of Diplomacy Project Executive Director at 617-496-0104.

For Academic Citation:

"Talking to the Taliban." Paper, May 12, 2014.

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