Issues / War & Peace
Nuclear disarmament requires movement forward on controlling conventional weapons, argues columnist Frida Berrigan. And the best hope for conventional arms control might be linking it to nuclear abolition.
Escalation has just brought more death and destruction. More escalation could close off opportunities for a political solution.
President Obama is on the verge of making a profound mistake by sending more troops to Afghanistan, argues columnist Conn Hallinan.
Here's one way President Obama can prove he's worthy of the Nobel Peace Prize.
Much of the Afghanistan debate has been centered in the U.S. But what do Afghans think?
The breadth of A.Q. Khan's nuclear proliferation is revealed in Gordon Corera's provocative exposÃ.
A new report gives the impression that the opium trade is the main reason why the Taliban are gaining in strength, absolving the United States and NATO of their own responsibility in fomenting the insurgency.
Pakistani support for al-Qaeda has declined. But so has support for U.S. policy.
The Obama administration has taken a few steps toward reining in executive power.
President Obama's "war of necessity" is rapidly turning into a quagmire. Can it be saved?