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Karl Eikenberry

William J. Perry Fellow in International Security at CISAC, CDDRL, TEC, and Shorenstein APARC Distinguished Fellow; and Former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan and Retired U.S. Army Lt. General

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April 8th, 2014

Eikenberry: Afghan security forces performed well during elections

CISAC, FSI Stanford in the news

Former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Karl Eikenberry, a William J. Perry Fellow in International Security at CISAC and FSI, says in this KQED radio panel that security during the elections in Afghanistan had greatly improved, but the country will still need support from the international community moving forward. Read more »



March 13th, 2014

Listen to FSI's Karl Eikenberry's take on U.S. foreign policy today

CISAC, FSI Stanford in the news

FSI fellow and former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Karl Eikenberry talks to WUNC North Carolina Public Radio about the current state of American foreign policy. He believes the humanities can provide an innovative approach to modern diplomacy. Read more »



September 23rd, 2013

Eikenberry: The 4 factors that shape the US calculus of intervention

CISAC, FSI Stanford in the news

Karl Eikenberry, the former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan and William J. Perry Fellow at CISAC, addresses the International Institute for Strategic Studies' Global Strategic Review in Stockholm about global conflicts. +VIDEO+
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September 4th, 2013

Perry Fellows take on the policy of bioengineering, military doctrine and nuclear deterrence

CISAC News

The incoming William J. Perry Fellows will focus on key security topics: governance and best practices in bioengineering; nuclear deterrence policy in the 21st century; and foreign military interventions and counterinsurgency doctrine. Read more »



August 20th, 2013

Eikenberry: Counterinsurgency fails in Afghanistan

CISAC, FSI Stanford News

The counterinsurgency plan in Afghanistan hinged on the assumption that the U.S. military could protect the population, that foreign aid could make the Afghan government more accountable, and that the Karzai administration shared U.S. goals. In an article published by Foreign Affairs, Karl Eikenberry – the William J. Perry Fellow in International Security at CISAC – explains why all three assumptions were "spectacularly incorrect." Read more »




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