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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.
The Glaciers on Earth's 'Third Pole' Are Bursting, Causing Deadly Floods
Climate change is creating yet another dangerous new phenomenon.
All the News You Need to Read This Morning
UK may double troops in Afghanistan after Donald Trump's request.
Tim Hetherington's Photos Are a Tender Look at Male Sexuality and War
Before he died in 2011, Tim Hetherington showed us intimate moments between soldiers on the front lines.
This Afghan Cafe Was Forced to Ban Men. Now, It May Have to Close.
Political pressure forced the nearly three-year-old Bamiyan Women's Café to ban unaccompanied men. The staff is not optimistic about what that means for the cafe's future.
How an Afghan Refugee is Changing Venice's Restaurant Landscape
Hamed Ahmadi now has five restaurants in northeastern Italy's Veneto region and has helped employ many young refugees from the Middle East and Africa.
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This Grandmother Opened a Gym for Women in Afghanistan
A lot of them are required permission from their families, especially their male guardians, to be able to go.
Decades of Afghanistan's Brutal History in Photos
We spoke to Steve McCurry about his new book, 'Afghanistan'.
Everything Changes When You Survive a Shooting
I talked with two friends – one a military translator, the other a drug dealer – about how bullets have affected all our lives.
When Will Trump Tell Us About All His Wonderful Plans?
The president is trying to run the country without explaining what he's doing – or trying to do.
Still at War and Almost Forgotten: What Life Is Like in Afghanistan
"The optimism of 2013 has gone."
Nine Foreign Policy Secrets the Government Is Hiding From You
Arms deals, torture, murder... we don't know if the government has more information on these crimes, because they're hiding the files.