New Netflix Movie Kicks Generals Right In The Ego

US | Thomas Phippen
Brad Pitt and Michael W. Hall in "War Machine." (Image: YouTube screengrab/Netflix)

When one general fails, ‘sack the guy and put in a new one’

Soldier Returning From Afghanistan Forced To Pay $200 United Airlines Fee

National Security | Russ Read
The flight crew of a C-17 oversees the boarding of soldiers from 3rd Infantry Division at Contingency Operating Base Speicher, Iraq, Aug. 23. These Dog Face soldiers are among the first to leave under the responsible drawdown of forces. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Ry Norris)

‘It was just cold’

Trump To Decide On New Afghanistan Strategy By End Of May

National Security | Russ Read
Ghazni, Afghanistan— Soldiers from the 4th Brigade Combat Team of the 82nd Airborne Division, the Afghan National Police, and the Afghan National Army’s 203rd Corps assemble for a recognition ceremony for Operation Maiwand. The operation was initiated and planned by the Afghan National Army and was carried out with the help of the ANP and Task Force Fury. Together they conducted security and military operations and delivered humanitarian aid in Ghazni Province to gain support from the Afghan people.

‘They need more work’

The Scene One Month After The Mother Of All Bombs Was Dropped

World | Will Atkins
The GBU-43/B, also known as the Massive Ordnance Air Blast, detonates at Eglain Air Force Base in Florida on November 21, 2003. The 21,700-pound bomb was dropped from 20,000 feet to reach its target on one of Eglin's test ranges. Upon detonation, it created a plume that rose more than 10,000 feet over the Florida Panhandle. REUTERS/U.S. Air Force photo/Handout

‘This was about saving innocent Afghan lives from ISIS torture’

Afghanistan Will Keep 'Deteriorating' Without Game-Changing New Strategy, Intel Chiefs Declare

World | Saagar Enjeti
Marines with 2nd Marine Regiment conduct a live-fire range at Camp Leatherneck, Helmand Providence, Afghanistan, Aug. 12, 2013. The exercise provided weapons familiarization to Marines upon arriving in Afghanistan. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Demetrius Munnerlyn/Released)

‘Very likely continue to deteriorate’

A Vietnam Strategy For Afghanistan

Opinion | Lawrence Sellin
Ghazni, Afghanistan— Soldiers from the 4th Brigade Combat Team of the 82nd Airborne Division, the Afghan National Police, and the Afghan National Army’s 203rd Corps assemble for a recognition ceremony for Operation Maiwand. The operation was initiated and planned by the Afghan National Army and was carried out with the help of the ANP and Task Force Fury. Together they conducted security and military operations and delivered humanitarian aid in Ghazni Province to gain support from the Afghan people.

It is less about absolute troop levels than how an agreed-upon strategy is being executed.

NATO May Join Trump In Sending Troops To Afghanistan

World | Saagar Enjeti
Ghazni, Afghanistan— Soldiers from the 4th Brigade Combat Team of the 82nd Airborne Division, the Afghan National Police, and the Afghan National Army’s 203rd Corps assemble for a recognition ceremony for Operation Maiwand. The operation was initiated and planned by the Afghan National Army and was carried out with the help of the ANP and Task Force Fury. Together they conducted security and military operations and delivered humanitarian aid in Ghazni Province to gain support from the Afghan people.

‘We have received a request’

Taliban Poised For Stunning Victory As Trump Considers More Troops To Afghanistan

World | Saagar Enjeti
Marines with Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, board MV-22 Ospreys during a simulation of Operation Gotchic Serpent at landing zone Westfield, aboard MCB Hawaii, Dec. 10, 2016. Operation Gothic Serpent was a military operation conducted by U.S. special operations forces with the primary mission of capturing faction leader Mohamed Farrah Aidid. The operation occurred in Somalia, Africa, from August to October 1993.

‘Shatters the image of the Taliban as a southern power’

Rachel Maddow Thinks The Afghanistan Troop Announcement Is A Clever Distraction

Politics | Amber Athey

‘This level of cover up and scandal…’

Condoleezza Rice Once Told Trump To Drop Out Of The Race. Now She's Singing An Entirely Different Tune.

Politics | Kaitlan Collins

She once said he should drop out of the race

Army Rangers Kill Afghan ISIS Head, 35 Fighters -- But At A Cost

National Security | Saagar Enjeti
U.S. Army Rangers assigned to 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, prepare for extraction during Task Force Training on Camp Roberts, Calif., Feb. 1, 2014. Rangers constantly train to maintain their tactical proficiency. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Steven Hitchcock)

‘Any ISIS member that comes to Afghanistan will meet the same fate’

Pope Francis Ashamed At Use Of 'Mother' To Describe US Bomb That Obliterated ISIS

World | Jonah Bennett
Pope Francis Holds The Easter Mass and Delivers His Urbi Et Orbi Blessing

‘I was ashamed when I heard the name’

US Military: 'Very Good Chance' Of Destroying ISIS In Afghanistan In 2017

National Security | Russ Read
An Afghan policeman stands at the site of a blast in Kabul, Afghanistan March 13, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

‘Making it very clear’

Army Releases Stunning Photo By Combat Photographer Moments Before Her Death

National Security | Russ Read

She captured the split second the mortar went off

USAID Brags About Helping Farmer Start Pomegranate Orchard, Shows Same Farmer Busy In Poppy Field

World | Jonah Bennett
The US government has spent billions of dollars on a war to eliminate drugs from Afghanistan, but the country still remains the world's top opium producer. Noor Mohammad/AFP/Getty Images.

‘What you’re showing here … Does appear to be Opium’

Trump Considers Sending 5,000 More Troops Into 'Shockingly' Bad Afghan War

World | Saagar Enjeti

‘Unsustainable casualties’

Canadian Defense Minister Admits He Exaggerated Role In Afghanistan Battle

World | David Krayden

‘I made a mistake in describing my role’

'The Butcher Of Kabul' Returns With A Surprising New Message

World | Saagar Enjeti

‘join the peace caravan’