By Hayes Brown on October 1, 2013
As the government shuts down, the locals who risked everything -- including their lives -- in helping American soldiers are being left behind.
By Zack Beauchamp on September 26, 2013
It turns out everything we know about the drone campaign...isn't very much.
By Hayes Brown and Ben Armbruster on August 13, 2013
Following the rules of engagement is apparently keeping American soldiers in Afghanistan from being able to "kick butt" and "take names."
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By Hayes Brown on August 12, 2013
Formerly a symbol of hope for women in Afghanistan, a female former Member of Parliament is now seeking to flee the country to escape domestic violence.
By Hayes Brown on August 6, 2013
Twelve years ago today, President Bush was warned of the threat of Osama bin Laden attacking the United States. After all this time, do we now know who we even mean when we're talking about Al Qaeda?
By ThinkProgress on July 26, 2013
Polling trends continue to indicate that support for the war in Afghanistan has plummeted.
By Hayes Brown on July 24, 2013
A leading human rights group is calling for Congress to block the U.S. purchase of Russian-made weapons for the Afghan army as funding violence against Syrians. Got all that?
By Hayes Brown on July 10, 2013
By Hayes Brown on June 28, 2013
By Hayes Brown on June 27, 2013