Regions / Afghanistan
The prospect of mineral wealth in Afghanistan may be the worst thing that could happen to it.
Is Afghan mineral find a game-changer or just a wild card?
CIA drone operators conflicted over drone strikes.
Kyrgyzstan has little in the way of wealth or natural resources, but it has what every real estate agent looks for: location, location, location.
Is NATO's Excellent Afghanistan Adventure a blessing in disguise?
Afghanistan is a landscape of "sink holes" into which our idea of governance has fallen.
Isn't it time to call what Congress will soon vote on by its right name: war escalation funding?
Hamid Karzai is coming to Washington. It's time to take up his offer to negotiate an end to the war.
The Pentagon's slow response to civilian deaths and subsequent cover-ups points to a much deeper problem in U.S. involvement in Afghanistan.
On his first day in office, President Barack Obama promised that he would close the Bush-era prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, "as soon as practicable" and "no later than one year from the date of this order."