Former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Ronald E. Neumann will speak March 1 at Columbus State University.
His talk, which is free and open to the public, will be at 7 p.m. in the school's Hall Auditorium. The subject will be U.S. military occupation in Afghanistan.
He is presently president of the America Academy of Diplomacy in Washington.
Neumann, who served as an Army infantry officer in Vietnam and won a Bronze Star, has recently authored a book "The Other War: Winning and Losing in Afghanistan.