Afghanistan

U.S. is the unilateral power in a multilateral world

One thing on which there seems to have been agreement during the…

Two Taliban attacks foiled

Afghanistan's intelligence agencies said today that two major Taliban attacks in Kabul…

Holbrooke thought highly of himself, for good reason

Reading"Masters and Commanders," Andrew Roberts' magnificent account of British and American leaders…

Holbrooke thought highly of himself, for good reason

Reading"Masters and Commanders," Andrew Roberts' magnificent account of British and American leaders…

Redwood City soldier killed in Afghanistan

A 21-year-old soldier from Redwood City was one of six soldiers killed…

Catch-and-release for terror detainees

The Afghan government has likely released dozens of Gitmo detainees, and many…

Holder ignored risks of civilian terror trials

An Iowa farmer tried to warn Attorney General Eric Holder on the…

Troops angry about Taliban negotiations

While Gen. David Petraeus and NATO officials are offering safe passage for…

Dems turn on Obama over Iraq, Afghanistan, Gitmo

It's pretty clear that Democrats are less enthusiastic about voting this year…

Scenes from Afghanistan: Living on base with limited resources

Forward Operating Base Bullard, Zabul Province Afghanistan - It's difficult for many…

UPDATE: Leftists call Virginia Democrat Rahm Emanuel’s ‘robot’

Hard to believe, but Congressman Tom Perriello, D-Va. – who told startled…

Petraeus: No guarantee U.S. will actually withdraw troops in July 2011

The timetables, they are a-changin: Gen. David Petraeus will not say whether…

Wikileaks Afghan war diary and mistrust of government

Between reading the general discussion about the Wikileaks “Afghan War Diary” document…

The lack of a common sense policy may lead to disaster in Afghanistan

Common sense, for most of us comes naturally.  But for politicians, it…

RNC’s Steele issues statement defending Afghan war remarks

RNC chairman Michael Steele has just issued a statement on the controversy…

Where are the generals we need?

The DoD defines “continuity of command” as “the degree or state of…

The now not so ‘firm’ Afghan withdrawal date

Coinciding with and probably as a result of the McChrystal firing, a…

Does Gen. McChrystal have buyer's remorse?

It appears that Gen. Stanley McChrystal is returning to the U.S. to…

Petraeus on Obama’s July 2011 withdrawal deadline from Afghanistan

In testimony before the House Armed Services Committee last week, General David…

Daily Outrage: Afghan police capture girls escaping forced marriages

WHAT: Disguised as boys, two Afghan girls ages 13 and 14 fled…