Trump’s plan to flee Afghanistan

It's over. Dealmaker Donald says he's ended America's long nightmare in Afghanistan, finally halting 18-plus years of grinding war--the longest in US history. After more than 2,400 Americans killed (and another... Read more...
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And how’s that war on poppies going?

And lest we get completely distracted by Iraq War III, here's some breaking news from the frontlines of America's longest-running war (going on 13 years): Afghanistan. As you know, this life-destroying, mone... Read more...
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Surging in Afghanistan

Surging in Afghanistan The surge is on in Afghanistan! Unfortunately, what appears to be most effective is not the 30,000 additional US troops that President Obama has poured into this hellacious war in the ... Read more...
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The CIA’S uprising in Afghanistan

You've gotta love the CIA for trying. It'll give anything a shot--including a plan to assassinate Fidel Castro with an exploding cigar. Obviously, it fizzled. Every now and then, however, one of the CIA's tr... Read more...