This conference discussed the following points:
- Is NATO going to prevail in Afghanistan? What needs to be done to improve the prospectsof victory?
- How good is intra-NATO cooperation? How well is NATO working with partners and other agencies on the ground?
- What would ‘victory’ look like? How does NATO deal with the cross-border threat from the tribal areas?
- What are the implications of failure?
- What will the new US Administration do?
- What might be the implications of forthcoming Afghan elections?