Regions / Afghanistan
The sine qua non of any Af-Pak policy has to be a permanent rollback of the Taliban's armed capabilities.
Surges backfire, columnist Conn Hallinan argues, so the Obama administration should be looking at a different way of solving the great game in Afghanistan.
With troops heading to Afghanistan and the Pentagon budget still rising, here's some good news from the military front.
The Obama administration is going 3D: defense, diplomacy, and development. Is this a major shift from Bush-era doctrine or simply an updated version of the old counterinsurgency approach?
Predators, reapers, and imperial graveyards: Washington's language betrays its stubborn imperial ambitions.
In this interview, Sakena Yacoobi of the Afghan Institute for Learning recommends that President Obama consider a surge in development assistance to her country.
Remembering recent history.
The war in Afghanistan is taking its toll on the hearts and minds of civilians and soldiers.
Gerald J. "G. J." Cassidy's death illustrates how the problem of medical negligence goes beyond the deplorable conditions at Walter Reed Army Medical Center.
No one seems to be listening to the Afghans. We should be.