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United Nations General Assembly at Asia Society
Asia Society is honored to host world leaders during the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in September. more
Husain Haqqani (L) Sudheendra Kulkarni (R) in Mumbai on August 5, 2014. (Asia Society India Centre)

New Leadership, New Relationship

Husain Haqqani and Sudheendra Kulkarni discussed new leadership in India and Pakistan. more
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The Changing Face of China and its Impact on the World

Perry Link discusses the recent Chinese boom and reform post Tiananmen Square. more
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Reconciling Sri Lanka

Honorable Minister Vasudeva Nanayakkara discusses efforts to reconcile the Tamil and Sinhalese communities. more

Paulson and Rudd: Asia and the World Order [Sold Out]

A landmark discussion between two of the world’s leading thinkers on Asia, Henry Paulson and Kevin Rudd. more

Political Transitions in South Asia and the Prospect of Peace

Pakistan's Ambassador to the U.S. Jalil Abbas Jilani discusses challenges, opportunities facing current U.S.-Pakistan relations. more

How Afghanistan Can Restore Its Political Credibility and Legitimacy

Panelists Omar Samad, Clare Lockhart, and Hassan Abbas discuss the causes of the controversy surrounding Afghanistan's presidential election and the solutions available to the leading candidates and their supporters. (3 min., 18 sec.) more

Dobbins: Afghanistan Isn't Ready for 'Winner-Take-All' Election

Amb. James Dobbins, U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, explains why Afghanistan presidential candidates should seek a power-sharing arrangement to help settle the current electoral controversy. more
(L to R) Panelists Amb. Omar Samad, Clare Lockhart, and Hassan Abbas and moderator Tom Nagorski at Asia Society’s event in Washington, D.C. on July 9, 2014. (Christina Dinh/Asia Society)

Afghanistan Analysts Debate Causes and Solutions to the Country's Political Crisis

In a spirited discussion at Asia Society’s Washington center, three veteran analysts of Afghanistan and Southwest Asia debated the controversy over the results of Afghanistan’s presidential election. more

Afghanistan's Future: Politics, Prosperity, and Security Under New Leadership (Complete)

James Dobbins, U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, speaks about post-presidential election Afghanistan, followed by a panel discussion featuring Clare Lockhart, Omar Samad, and Hassan Abbas. more