The new U.S.-Afghan Strategic Partnership Agreement sends a powerful message to Afghans, al Qaeda and the Taliban, our neighbors, and the world.
Can Barack Obama ride the OBL raid to victory in November?
Barack Obama is much stronger on foreign policy than Karl Rove and Ed Gillespie suggest.
With a new partnership agreement, the United States has a chance to wind down its mission with its interests intact.
A year after Osama bin Laden's death, the obituaries for his terrorist group are still way too premature.
ABC News senior foreign affairs correspondent Martha Raddatz reveals what's inside her carry-on bag.
We’re not in Kansas anymore, and there is no yellow brick road to guide us to salvation.
Exclusive photos from the new Foreign Policy's new eBook, Afghanistan by Donkey.
Exclusive photos from Foreign Policy's new eBook, Afghanistan by Donkey.
How the most extreme adherents of radical Islam are getting with the times.
If the State Department really wants to lead U.S. foreign policy, it needs to stop complaining about the military and act more like it.
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Cheer up. It's really bad. But all's not lost.
As of late 2010, a higher percentage of Afghans than Americans supported the war there. But is that support eroding?
Now that the war is officially over and most U.S. forces have withdrawn, what are the most important takeaways?
By ruling out the possibility of deterring a nuclear Iran, President Obama is needlessly increasing the risks of a ruinous war.
No one's perfect, and surely not President Obama. But in the rough and tumble world of foreign policy, it's hard to argue he hasn't done most things just about right.
As the flaming truck that greeted visiting Defense Secretary Leon Panetta's arrival in southern Afghanistan vividly illustrates, after years of intense fighting, security remains elusive.
Six stations on the road to forgiveness -- and why there's no harm in President Obama apologizing to Afghanistan.
If they continue to malign and ignore the libertarian wing of the Republican Party, GOP elders will be slamming the door on their future.
Missile-wielding drones and elite Special Forces units are the new face of American power, and the White House is increasingly relying on them to fight terror in the farthest corners of the globe.
Greece goes up in flames, Xi comes to Washington, and Brazil's Carnival begins.
If the Middle East is your yardstick, the countries of Central Asia ought to be on the verge of revolution. But don't hold your breath.
It's not inevitable, but it's more likely than ever before. Here's how to avoid the worst.