Tuesday, February 24
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
at Woodrow Wilson center, Washington, DC
Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001.
Author Steve Coll, managing editor of the Washington Post, discuss the findings of his latest book on the CIA's involvement in the covert wars in Afghanistan that fueled Islamic militancy and gave rise to bin Laden's al Qaeda. Former CIA officials Milt Bearden and George Cavewill provide comments.
Free, public lecture. RSVP and directions at http://CWIHP.SI.EDU.
Cold War International History Project
Woodrow Wilson Center
One Woodrow Wilson Plaza
1300 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20004-3027
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