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Wars of Necessity or Wars of Discretion? Iraq, Afghanistan and Beyond

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Lohrfink Auditorium, Hariri Building Georgetown University

Dr. Carol Lancaster, Dean, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University


Dr. Aaron David Miller, Vice President, New Initiatives, Woodrow Wilson Center

cordially invite you to the first in a series of




University Conversations 

addressing key foreign policy challenges facing the United States.


Wars of Discretion/Wars of Necessity: Afghanistan, Iraq and Beyond


The Honorable Ryan Crocker, Dean, George Bush School of Government and Public Service and former U.S. Ambassador to Iraq and Afghanistan


Dr. Andrew Bacevich, Chair, International Relations, Boston University and author,

Breach of Trust:  How Americans Failed Their Soldiers and Their Country (2013)


Moderator: Robin Wright, United States Institute of Peace-Wilson Center Distinguished Scholar


Tuesday, September 17, 2013

5 p.m. 

Lohrfink Auditorium

Hariri Building

Georgetown University, Washington DC




Event Type

Lectures, Academic Events


School of Foreign Service, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service



Open to the public and the press?


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