Hours After Killing 48 People in Bombings, the Taliban Says It Wants to Restart Peace Talks
President Trump called off the talks earlier this month after an attack killed a U.S. soldier.
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Behind the U.S.'s Bogus War on Taliban Drug Labs
America has spent tens of millions of dollars blowing up heroin and meth labs in Afghanistan. Except many of them are just huts.
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Trump Just Blew Up a Peace Deal With the Taliban Because They Wouldn't Let Him Take All The Credit
The fate of more than 5,000 U.S. troops who were going to come home from America's longest war is now unclear.
The U.S. Deal With the Taliban Already Looks Like a Disaster
As the U.S.'s top negotiator went on Kabul TV to announce a troop withdrawal deal, the Taliban was preparing a suicide bombing that killed 16 and wounded 100.
This Is the Border Where Polio Still Thrives
While the world has nearly won the battle against polio, the viral disease continues to elude health workers in the porous space between Afghanistan and Pakistan.
"American Taliban" John Walker Lindh Is Getting Out of Prison Today. He Still Might Be Radicalized.
A 2017 report said he “continued to advocate for global jihad and to write and translate violent extremist texts"
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Afghan interpreters are terrified about a possible U.S. deal with the Taliban
Some former Afghan interpreters have come to live in the U.S. and they’re worried about the peace talks with the Taliban
There's a battle brewing over where to send Julian Assange first
Investigators in Sweden say they’re considering reopening a 2010 rape case against the WikiLeaks founder
The Taliban-Linked Man Accused of Trying to Funnel Heroin into NYC
This may be a case of US policy in the Middle East coming back to bite it, experts said.
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Trump Will Only Listen to 'Experts' if It Means Letting Americans Die in War
On Afghanistan, Trump's gut instincts may have been right—but somehow, it's the only subject on which he defers to the establishment.
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Meet the Teenage Girl Who Led Thousands in Protest Against Sweden’s Deportation of Afghan Refugees
The deportations haven’t stopped, but 18-year-old Fatemeh Khavari made Sweden pay attention to their struggle.
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Just Like Obama, Trump Seems to Be Giving Up on Ending America's Wars
After sounding like an anti-war candidate at times, Trump has taken a dive into the DC foreign policy swamp.