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Image for Afghanistan: An Evolving Situation

The Taliban's return to power, Afghanistan's future, and the situation of women and girls

Thursday, September 16, 2021
12:30 PM (Pacific Time)

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The Taliban victory in Afghanistan creates a variety of changes and challenges for the Middle East. On the other hand, the US being out of Afghanistan may permit it greater ability to defend and protect its local associates and allies. This discussion will address these alternative directions and attempt to provide some initial answers, directions, and resolutions.

Thursday, September 30, 2021
10:00 AM (Pacific Time)

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Lecture by Dawa T. Lokyitsang (PhD candidate of cultural anthropology, University of Colorado, Boulder)

Friday, November 5, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Pacific Time)

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Central Asia Workshop

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The Central Asia Workshop is an interdisciplinary discussion group for faculty and students sponsored by the UCLA Program on Central Asia.

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The UCLA Program on Central Asia aims to cultivate a space for the social, cultural, religious and economic dimensions of Central Asian studies.

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