A similar rapid collapse of state institutions awaits if Somali elites and Western governments don’t alter their approach.
U.S. allies have already taken the initiative on regional issues. Insisting on a package deal could permanently derail nuclear talks.
Islamist groups are hoping that a turn to local jihad will win them international legitimacy.
This week’s U.N. General Assembly provides an opportunity to assist the minorities, activists, women, and girls still in Afghanistan.
Turkish airstrikes in Syria have escalated over the last month as the world concentrates on a different crisis.
Africa’s regional organizations won’t be taken seriously if they regularly denounce military juntas while tolerating constitutional coups.
The country’s maritime scope, and China’s rise, makes the AUKUS deal a no brainer.
Afghanistan’s new rulers have shown themselves to be skilled—and ruthless—diplomats.
Social scientists helped win World War II by judging enemy morale. But in Afghanistan, the U.S. kept getting it wrong.
The long-range weapon could strike South Korea, Japan, and U.S. bases in the region.