What happens to the country and its people after the forever war ends?
The Biden administration is hoping to rotate fighters and bombers to the land Down Under.
America’s man in Afghanistan reflects on Trump’s ill-fated peace deal, the pullout, and how everything went wrong.
Twenty years after 9/11, U.S. policy in the Middle East is still based on a fundamental mistake.
Stefano Pontecorvo coordinated the evacuation of 124,000 people before saying goodbye to the city himself.
A nationally televised debate mostly highlighted the weaknesses of the leading contenders to succeed German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Iran cheered the U.S. withdrawal but is nervously hedging its bets with the Taliban.
Russia has been wargaming with Belarus. Sometimes, that’s a prelude.
If he succeeds, the president will cast 40 years of economic doctrine on history’s ash heap. But that’s a big if.
A supposedly Orwellian system is fragmented, localized, and mostly targeted at businesses.
For years, London convinced itself it was Washington’s close partner. That’s now impossible to believe.
Zaki Anwari represented what a free Afghanistan could achieve. His gruesome death is a vivid reminder of the human toll of U.S. abandonment.
A thoughtless, unscientific policy of closed borders—even to vaccinated travelers—does a little more damage every day.
One of the regions hardest hit by climate change is also one least equipped to deal with it.
The Taliban’s takeover in Afghanistan, earthquake devastation in Haiti, and extreme weather around the world.