and a half before the surge, a secret review group in Baghdad recommended a
drastic change in U.S. strategy. If that advice had been heeded, might the war
have turned out differently? An exclusive excerpt from The Endgame, a new book on America's final days in Iraq.
The U.S. government is finally attempting to seize tens of millions of dollars in assets -- including a serious stash of Michael Jackson memorabilia -- from Equatorial Guinea's playboy president-in-waiting. Took long enough.
On Friday, the White
House parted ways with a very publicly unhappy national security advisor and
many blamed his hasty pre-election exit on the account in journalist Bob
Woodward's new book, Obama's Wars.
Woodward tells Foreign Policy what he makes of Jim Jones's rocky tenure, why
the president "is his own chief foreign policy strategist" -- and how he's
still doesn't trust his generals.