afghanistan

CIA reportedly warned military about civilian presence just seconds before missile hit in Kabul
Site of U.S. missile strike in Kabul.
afghanistan

CIA reportedly warned military about civilian presence just seconds before missile hit in Kabul

'No reason' for optimism that Taliban's ban on girls' education will end, human rights analyst warns
Girls' classroom in Afghanistan.
backtracking

'No reason' for optimism that Taliban's ban on girls' education will end, human rights analyst warns

The tragedy of drone strikes
Drone strike.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

The tragedy of drone strikes

Lindsey Graham boosts Afghanistan's anti-Taliban resistance behind the scenes
Lindsey Graham.
get the word out

Lindsey Graham boosts Afghanistan's anti-Taliban resistance behind the scenes

U.S. envoy said Ghani's flight from Afghanistan scuttled political transition agreement with Taliban
Zalmay Khalilzad
afghanistan

U.S. envoy said Ghani's flight from Afghanistan scuttled political transition agreement with Taliban

Al Qaeda could 'threaten' U.S. from Afghanistan within 1 to 2 years, top intelligence official says
Kabul.
afghanistan

Al Qaeda could 'threaten' U.S. from Afghanistan within 1 to 2 years, top intelligence official says

Immigrant family in Washington welcomes Afghan refugees into their home
A living room.
coming together

Immigrant family in Washington welcomes Afghan refugees into their home

Afghanistan not at the top of U.S. terror threat list, national intelligence director says
Avril Haines.
priorities

Afghanistan not at the top of U.S. terror threat list, national intelligence director says

The CIA reportedly carried out secretive evacuation missions in Afghanistan
CIA headquarters.
afghanistan evaucation

The CIA reportedly carried out secretive evacuation missions in Afghanistan

Taliban says Afghan women can continue college, but not alongside men
Girl at pro-Taliban event
Taliban 2.0?

Taliban says Afghan women can continue college, but not alongside men

Former acting CIA director wants White House to investigate Kabul strike
Michael Morrell.
sunday shows

Former acting CIA director wants White House to investigate Kabul strike

The consequences of the Taliban's gender-segregated education policy in Afghanistan
Abdul Baqi Haqqani.
afghanistan

The consequences of the Taliban's gender-segregated education policy in Afghanistan

Why harboring large-scale terrorist camps may be a 'risky' repeat for Taliban
Taliban flags.
afghanistan

Why harboring large-scale terrorist camps may be a 'risky' repeat for Taliban

Taliban recognition not an 'active, current' discussion in Biden's White House
Taliban flags.
taliban takeover

Taliban recognition not an 'active, current' discussion in Biden's White House

U.S. says 21 Americans on first post-airlift flight out of Afghanistan
Kabul Airport
Kabul Airlift

U.S. says 21 Americans on first post-airlift flight out of Afghanistan

Ashraf Ghani says leaving Afghanistan 'most difficult decision of my life,' denies stealing millions
Ashraf Ghani.
an explanation

Ashraf Ghani says leaving Afghanistan 'most difficult decision of my life,' denies stealing millions

Taliban announces all-male interim government to lead Afghanistan
Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid.
Taliban 2.0

Taliban announces all-male interim government to lead Afghanistan

Official: U.S. helped 4 Americans leave Afghanistan via overland route
A road through Afghanistan.
leaving afghanistan

Official: U.S. helped 4 Americans leave Afghanistan via overland route

Why the Taliban's takeover of Panjshir province matters
Anti-Taliban forces
Taliban takeover

Why the Taliban's takeover of Panjshir province matters

Can the U.S. do anything to speed up the stalled Afghanistan evacuation?
The Taliban at the airport
Helpless?

Can the U.S. do anything to speed up the stalled Afghanistan evacuation?

Former U.S. official doesn't view Afghanistan withdrawal as an 'intelligence failure'
Sue Gordon.
sunday shows

Former U.S. official doesn't view Afghanistan withdrawal as an 'intelligence failure'

The Taliban reportedly won't let planes leave Afghanistan until 'they get more out of the Americans'
Chris Wallace, Michael McCaul.
sunday shows

The Taliban reportedly won't let planes leave Afghanistan until 'they get more out of the Americans'

Amid criticism, one veterans' organization calls Biden administration 'least culpable' on Afghanistan
VoteVets.org
in their corner

Amid criticism, one veterans' organization calls Biden administration 'least culpable' on Afghanistan

The limits of power
Soldiers.
Picture of William FalkWilliam Falk

The limits of power

Oklahoma congressman who reportedly attempted to enter Afghanistan says he's 'heading home'
Rep. Markwayne Mullin (R-Okla.).
where in the world is markwayne mullin?

Oklahoma congressman who reportedly attempted to enter Afghanistan says he's 'heading home'

Joint Chiefs chair says 'it's possible' the U.S. could help the Taliban fight ISIS-K
Mark Milley.
don't count on it

Joint Chiefs chair says 'it's possible' the U.S. could help the Taliban fight ISIS-K

U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan 'is not good news for China,' international relations scholar says
Chinese flag.
Speed Reads

U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan 'is not good news for China,' international relations scholar says

The right's boilerplate indignation on Afghanistan
An angry man.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

The right's boilerplate indignation on Afghanistan

An Oklahoma congressman kept trying to enter Afghanistan, and now it's unclear where he is
Rep. Markwayne Mullin (R-Okla.).
where in the world is markwayne mullin?

An Oklahoma congressman kept trying to enter Afghanistan, and now it's unclear where he is

White House: Americans staying in Afghanistan will get help if they change their minds
President Biden.
leaving afghanistan

White House: Americans staying in Afghanistan will get help if they change their minds

Back in 2001, Biden warned against leaving Afghanistan 'in chaos'
Joe Biden.
time machine

Back in 2001, Biden warned against leaving Afghanistan 'in chaos'

Biden 'ferociously' responds to critics during Afghanistan 'rebuttal' speech
Joe Biden.
pushing back

Biden 'ferociously' responds to critics during Afghanistan 'rebuttal' speech

Biden to Ghani in final phone call in July: 'You clearly have the best military'
Ashraf Ghani, Joe Biden.
the final call

Biden to Ghani in final phone call in July: 'You clearly have the best military'

The Taliban reportedly struck a deal with U.S. to escort Americans to Kabul's airport.
Hamid Karzai International Airport.
secret pact

The Taliban reportedly struck a deal with U.S. to escort Americans to Kabul's airport.

Army general was the final U.S. soldier to leave Afghanistan
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Chris Donahue boards a C-17 aircraft.
end of an era

Army general was the final U.S. soldier to leave Afghanistan