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Former Afghanistan Ambassador to Visit Texas Tech

Zoe Bell

February 5, 2015

Ronald E. Neumann will be hosted by the International Cultural Center.

WHAT: “Afghanistan – Yesterday and Tomorrow”

WHEN: 5:30 p.m. today (Feb. 5)

WHERE: International Cultural Center Auditorium

WHO: Formerly a Deputy Assistant Secretary of State, Ambassador Ronald E. Neumann served three times as U.S. Ambassador to Algeria, Bahrain and to Afghanistan. He has returned several times to Afghanistan since serving as ambassador, and is the author of “The Other War: Winning and Losing in Afghanistan.” His father, Ambassador Robert G. Neumann, was named by President Lyndon Johnson as ambassador to Afghanistan in 1966.

A reception will follow Ambassador Neumann's presentation.

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CONTACT: Jane Bell, director of outreach and operations, International Cultural Center, Texas Tech University, (806) 742-3667 or jane.bell@ttu.edu.