There’s no way to ever win against the Taliban if the heroin trade is left to flourish.
Several years after pulling back, American troops will head outside the wire to battle the Taliban and turn up the air war.
An officer wards off boredom with bad food, booze, and Russia Today during a layover in Al Udeid.
China is the biggest threat to the U.S.-led global order. But America keeps getting distracted.
The International Committee of the Red Cross is “first in, last out” of conflict zones. Their scaling back in Afghanistan is a bad sign.
Some 13 percent of Afghan military personnel training in the United States last year went AWOL.
Roadside bomb attacks are falling overall, except in Afghanistan.
The U.S. military’s way of operating in Afghanistan is a recipe for failure.
A brave new book describes how Pakistan unraveled — and provides a blueprint for understanding declining pluralism across the Middle East.
The United States poured millions into education in Afghanistan. Did it do anything?