Greg Mortenson

advisor to the US military in Afghanistan and Pakistan

Guest

Co-founder of the Central Asia Institute and Pennies for Peace; author of Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace . . . One School at a Time; recipient of the Star of Pakistan, that nation’s highest civilian award

Greg Mortenson on KCRW

President Obama's plan  to cut troops in Iraq and beef up forces in Afghanistan can't succeed without neighboring Pakistan.

Religious Violence and Political Turmoil in Pakistan

President Obama's plan to cut troops in Iraq and beef up forces in Afghanistan can't succeed without neighboring Pakistan.

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