What happens to the country and its people after the forever war ends?
Islamist groups are hoping that a turn to local jihad will win them international legitimacy.
The country’s maritime scope, and China’s rise, makes the AUKUS deal a no brainer.
Africa’s regional organizations won’t be taken seriously if they regularly denounce military juntas while tolerating constitutional coups.
From COVID-19 to climate, the U.S. president will focus his first General Assembly speech on the world body’s indispensability.
They share economic and geopolitical interests in Afghanistan, but counterterrorism could be a wrench.
Turkish airstrikes in Syria have escalated over the last month as the world concentrates on a different crisis.
Afghanistan’s new rulers have shown themselves to be skilled—and ruthless—diplomats.
Hossein Amir-Abdollahian is a staunch backer of Iran’s “Axis of Resistance.”
Probably not. But after a year of stalemate, even old faces are better than none.
If he succeeds, the president will cast 40 years of economic doctrine on history’s ash heap. But that’s a big if.
Beijing has used the “war on terror” to target its own minorities like Uyghurs.
For years, London convinced itself it was Washington’s close partner. That’s now impossible to believe.
Stefano Pontecorvo coordinated the evacuation of 124,000 people before saying goodbye to the city himself.
Authoritarian regimes in Moscow and Minsk are aiding Iraqis and Afghans in order to sow chaos and domestic discord in Eastern European countries.
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.