WACA hosts former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan and President of the American Academy of Diplomacy, Ronald E. Neumann, to discuss Afghanistan on the Brink on Friday, August 25, at 2:00-2:30 PM ET.
Ronald E. Neumann is an American diplomat who served as the United States Ambassador to Afghanistan (2005–2007), Bahrain (2001–2004) and Algeria (1994–1997). He is the son of former ambassador Robert G. Neumann. Both he and his father served in Afghanistan, becoming the father/son pair to hold the same diplomatic posts.