Leslie Gelb

Council on Foreign Relations

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President Emeritus and Board Senior Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations and author of Power Rules: How Common Sense Can Rescue American Foreign Policy; Pulitzer Prize-winning former reporter for the New York Times and former senior official in State and Defense Departments

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A  new poll  shows that 64 percent of Americans no longer believe the war in Afghanistan is worth fighting.

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