In an excerpt from his exclusive interview with the Atlantic Initiative, Karsten Voigt says that the priority of the Afghanistan mission is to prevent terrorists and their supporters from taking over the country.
Karsten Voigt has been Coordinator for German-American Cooperation in the German Foreign Office since 1999. He has worked in the German Parliament since 1976, most notably as foreign affairs spokesman for the governing SPD party. Mr. Voigt is a member of the Atlantic Initiative Advisory Board.
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