Issues / War & Peace
Future generations of Islamic extremists may surpass the Islamic State in brutality.
Clinton supporters want Democratic voters to forgive their candidate's support for the most disastrous foreign policy decision in decades. They shouldn't.
It may have sought to create fear, paving the way for a French and U.S. military presence in Burkina Faso.
The aftershocks of the Bush administration just keep rolling in, this time in India.
Trump's signature slogan on how to deal with ISIS is delusional.
A region at war, a rash of terrorist attacks, and the worst refugee crisis since World War II: These are the legacies of America’s quarter-century-and-counting war in Iraq.
How did the U.S. boats and personnel detained by Iran in the Persian Gulf wind up 50 miles off their route?
Thirty-six years into the U.S. base build-up in the Greater Middle East, military force has failed as a strategy for controlling the region, no less defeating terrorist organizations.
The Middle East is hardly a cheery place these days. But there's one silver lining: The Iran deal is paying off big.
The administration needs to face its inability to achieve regime change in Syria and the destruction of the Islamic State.