Perspectives on Pakistan: A Book Discussion with Robert L. Grenier

The Stimson Center’s South Asia program welcomed Robert L. Grenier for a discussion of his new book, “88 Days to Kandahar: A CIA Diary.” The conversation with Co-Director of Stimson’s South Asia program Joshua T. White focused on Grenier’s tenure from 1999 to 2002 as CIA Station Chief in Islamabad—a time when Pakistan and India approached the brink of war and America entered into war in Afghanistan.

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WHAT: Robert L. Grenier, former CIA Station Chief in Islamabad discusses his time in Pakistan and his new book “88 Days to Kandahar.” The event was on the record and was followed by a light reception. Books were available for purchase. 


Robert L. Grenier, Former CIA Station Chief, Islamabad

Ellen Laipson, President and CEO, Stimson 

Joshua T. White, Co-Director and Senior Associate, South Asia, Stimson

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