NATO in Afghanistan
Interview with NATO
On 11 August NATO is due to take over command of the International
Security and Assistance Force (ISAF) in Kabul, Afghanistan. This will
be NATO's first ever mission outside Europe in its 54-year history. In
this video interview Lord Robertson, NATO Secretary General, talks about
whether the ISAF mission will change after NATO takes over, why NATO
is taking over and the implications of this change for Afghanistan.
|Will ISAF's task change when NATO
|What will be the main consequence
of this change for the local population?
|Does NATO intend to extend the ISAF
|What kind of leadership experience
does NATO have with peace-keeping missions?
|What is your estimate of the situation
|Why does NATO take over the command
ISAF, and not another lead nation, as before?
|What is your personal message to
the Afghan people?
of the interview - Audio version: .MP3/2750Kb