Are US-Pakistan relations threatening regional peace prospects?
Broadcast: Midday, 11/29/2011, 11:00 a.m.
The NATO cross border attack that killed 25 soldiers in Pakistan has resulted in today's announcement that Pakistan has withdrawn from an international conference on the future of Afghanistan.
- C. Christine Fair: Professor, Center for Peace and Security Studies at Georgetown University. Former political officer to the United Nations Assistance Mission to Afghanistan in Kabul. Senior fellow, Counter Terrorism Center at West Point.
- Peter Tomsen: Special Envoy to Afghanistan 1989-1992. Retired American diplomat, 32 years of service. Author of new 2011 book, "The Wars of Afghanistan: Messianic Terrorism, Tribal Conflicts, and the Failures of Great Powers."