Counter Pakistan's Support For The Taliban With Baloch Nationalism

Opinion | Lawrence Sellin

It is an opportunity for the U.S. to exert leverage.

Report: Russia Should Be Listed As An 'Egregious' Violator Of Religious Freedom

World | Thomas Phippen
Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a signing ceremony following the talks with his Slovenian counterpart Borut Pahor at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, February 10, 2017. REUTERS/Alexander Zemlianichenko/Pool

Russia is an ‘ongoing and egregious violator of religious freedom’

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’

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

World | Saagar Enjeti

‘Unsustainable casualties’

Claiming To Be A Former Terrorist Could Actually Help You Get Asylum In Germany

World | Jacob Bojesson
Smoke rises from the site of a blast and gunfire between Taliban and Afghan forces in PD 6 in Kabul, Afghanistan March 1, 2017.REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

‘A grant of protection may be considered’

Here's How The Taliban Tricked Soldiers Into Absolute Slaughter

World | Saagar Enjeti
An Afghan national Army (ANA) soldier receives treatment at a hospital a day after a attack on an army headquarters in Mazar-i-Sharif northern Afghanistan April 22, 2017. REUTERS/Anil Usyan

‘The attack killed so many people the base ran out of coffins’

US Kills Taliban 'Shadow Governor' Responsible For Massacring US Troops

World | Jonah Bennett
Dust rises from the site of a rocket strike at a range where Afghan troops practiced coordinating air strikes during an exercise outside Kabul

The shadow governor was directly responsible for the deaths of U.S. troops.

Taliban Fighters Disguised As Afghan Soldiers Launch Biggest Massacre Since 2001

World | Jonah Bennett
The operation started after Taliban insurgents captured an Afghan policestation in the village of Darwish Mohammadi, some 10 kms away from the district centre. Hoshang Hashimi/AFP/Getty Images.

‘Here we have seen unfortunately, total failure of security’

Taliban Kill More Than 50 Afghan Army Members In Devious Sneak Attack

National Security | Russ Read
Taliban fighters pose with weapons in an undisclosed location in Afghanistan October 30, 2009. The Taliban have called on Afghans to boycott the election run-off and have vowed to disrupt the poll, their threat underlined on October 28 by a suicide attack on a Kabul guest-house used by the United Nations in which five foreign U.N. staff were killed. Picture taken October 30, 2009. REUTERS/Stringer

‘In total, there were 10 attackers involved’

The Sacrifices That Saved Afghanistan

Opinion | Rep. Keith Rothfus

American service members and their families have paid a tremendous price over the past 15 years.

ISIS Adopts Nightmare Tactics Used By The Taliban In Afghanistan

World | Saagar Enjeti
U.S. Marines assigned to Georgian Liaison Team-9 and Georgian Army soldiers assigned to the 33rd Light Infantry Battalion make their way to the extraction point during Operation Northern Lion II in Helmand province, Afghanistan, July 3, 2013. Northern Lion II was a Georgian-led operation conducted to deter insurgents, establish a presence, and gather human intelligence in the area. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Alejandro Pena/Released)

‘It was a coordinated, complex attack’

Classified Docs Reveal Army Hero Who Helped Save 1,400 Lives

World | Saagar Enjeti

‘Immediately killed three terrorists’

NATO Denies Key District Lost To Taliban, But Not Everyone Agrees

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

Is the Pentagon downplaying a major loss in Afghanistan?

We Are Only Getting Better At Doing The Wrong Things In Afghanistan

Opinion | Lawrence Sellin

We need to consider alternatives to our current plans.

The Total Costs Of The 'Stalemate' War In Afghanistan Are Absolutely Enormous

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Afghanistan

‘I believe we’re in a stalemate’

Whoopi's Latest Trump Rant Was So Ridiculous Not Even Her 'View' Co-Hosts Could Swallow It

Politics | Christian Datoc

‘That’s different than chopping off people’s heads…’

Afghan Woman Beheaded For Shopping Without Husband

World | Jacob Bojesson
Pakistani Demonstrator

An ‘infidelity act’

US Basically Admits What Everyone Already Knew About The Afghan War

World | Saagar Enjeti
A U.S. soldier from the 3rd Cavalry Regiment shields himself from the rotor wash of a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter after being dropped off for a mission with the Afghan police near Jalalabad

‘promising but inconsistent’