Why did the Pentagon award a $7 million Afghanistan security contract to this group of Native Americans in Oklahoma?
Twelve years after the Taliban blew up the world-famous Bamiyan Buddhas, a Chinese mining firm -- developing one of the world's largest copper deposits -- threatens to destroy another of Afghanistan's archeological treasures.
Three scary questions that keep Pakistanis up at night.
It's time to admit that Obama's Afghanistan strategy is a total failure.
Notes from a general to his active-duty sons on the lessons of Afghanistan.
An exclusive interview with Gen. John Allen, commander of America's forgotten war.
Mitt Romney’s foreign policy would echo the best of America’s bipartisan traditions. But the desperate Obama caricature of it is just a sad indication of how much the president has failed.
Mitt Romney’s foreign policy isn’t an afterthought, it’s a frightening return to a bullying neoconservative ideology -- and Americans should be worried.
Negotiations are the only way forward in Afghanistan. But that doesn't mean they will be easy -- or that the more pragmatic wing of the Taliban will have the upper hand.
Mitt Romney's choice of Paul Ryan as his running mate may be controversial. But it's safe to say he's probably less trouble than these five veeps.
What Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno takes with him to the war zone.
Photos from a time when tiki bars and afternoons at the pool dominated the lives of Americans in Afghanistan.
Forget the best and brightest. Why did America send its C team to Afghanistan? An exclusive excerpt from the new book Little America: The War Within the War for Afghanistan.
Why the push for bipartisan consensus in foreign policy is a dumb idea.
Was this year's ranking of the world's most fragile states on target? Five countries respond.
Why geography -- unfortunately -- is destiny for South Asia's troubled heartland.
A new study suggests that food aid could actually prolong conflict rather than resolve it.
The 10 Obama administration disclosures that Attorney General Eric Holder should investigate.
America might not be able to pick a winner in Afghanistan, but at least it can try to block a loser.
The United States has put up with Pakistan's insidious double game for a decade now. Not anymore.
Why President Obama's kill list controversy is only good news for his reelection campaign.