Afghanistan

What Does Winning Mean in a Forever War?

Pat Buchanan, When a Wall Street Journal editorial warned this week against any precipitous U.S. withdrawal that might imperil our gains in Afghanistan, an exasperated President Trump shot back: “Could… read more What Does Winning Mean in a Forever War?

U.S. and Taliban sign troop withdrawal deal; now comes the hard part

The United States signed a deal with Taliban insurgents on Saturday that could pave the way toward a full withdrawal of foreign soldiers from Afghanistan and represent a step toward… read more U.S. and Taliban sign troop withdrawal deal; now comes the hard part

Official says US, Taliban reach Afghan truce agreement

 A senior U.S. official said Friday the United States and the Taliban have reached a truce agreement that will take effect “very soon” and could lead to withdrawals of American… read more Official says US, Taliban reach Afghan truce agreement

Pompeo accuses Iran of undermining Afghanistan peace efforts

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday accused Iran of working to thwart efforts to bring peace to Afghanistan, but he offered no specific details to support his allegation…. read more Pompeo accuses Iran of undermining Afghanistan peace efforts

Get the Hell Out of Afghanistan Now

Kurt Schlichter, Surprising no one, recent revelations demonstrate that not only is Afghanistan a hopeless wreck but our glorious foreign policy elite has been lying about it for going on… read more Get the Hell Out of Afghanistan Now

In Afghanistan, Presidents Lied and Americans Died

Steve Chapman, The United States is the most powerful military power in the history of the world. Yet somehow we can’t win a war. In this century, we have undertaken… read more In Afghanistan, Presidents Lied and Americans Died

The Afghanistan Papers Show The Swamp At Its Worst.

Joseph Laughon, The Bush and Obama administrations lied about the war—systematically—for two decades. Washington Post published its story on the Afghanistan papers: 2,000 pages of interview notes of those involved… read more The Afghanistan Papers Show The Swamp At Its Worst.

Photos show purported ISIS training camp in Afghanistan

 New photos purport to show ISIS fighters training at a terrorist camp in Afghanistan, near the Pakistani border, in what may be yet another sign of the black-clad jihadist army’s… read more Photos show purported ISIS training camp in Afghanistan