Afghanistan War

Biden says U.S. has expanded 'safe zone' and 'increased rational access' to Kabul airport
U.S. Marine hands out water at Kabul airport
Kabul Airlift

Biden says U.S. has expanded 'safe zone' and 'increased rational access' to Kabul airport

Few Trump officials are defending Trump's 2020 Taliban peace deal
Mike Pompeo, Taliban leader
Hot Potato

Few Trump officials are defending Trump's 2020 Taliban peace deal

What Biden shares with Bush
Biden and Bush.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

What Biden shares with Bush

Taliban struggles to set up Sharia-based Afghan government
Protest in Kabul
Graveyard of Empires

Taliban struggles to set up Sharia-based Afghan government

Biden's Afghanistan refugee dilemma
Afghanistan refugee.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

Biden's Afghanistan refugee dilemma

Afghan president reportedly fled Kabul with $169 million in cash
Ashraf Ghani.
lost and found

Afghan president reportedly fled Kabul with $169 million in cash

CNN's Clarissa Ward: Taliban thinks Kabul airport chaos 'looks really bad for them' too
Stephen Colbert and Clarissa Ward
Both sides now

CNN's Clarissa Ward: Taliban thinks Kabul airport chaos 'looks really bad for them' too

The U.S., Afghan women skeptical of Taliban's newly professed tolerance
Zabihullah Mujahid
Taliban 2.0?

The U.S., Afghan women skeptical of Taliban's newly professed tolerance

What the West didn't get about the Taliban
Dying for religion.
Picture of Bonnie KristianBonnie Kristian

What the West didn't get about the Taliban

The end of America's post-9/11 delusion
Joe Biden.
Picture of David FarisDavid Faris

The end of America's post-9/11 delusion

Once and future allies?
Allies.
Picture of Noah MillmanNoah Millman

Once and future allies?

Late night hosts assess the Taliban's Afghanistan rout
Seth Meyers
Last Night on Late Night

Late night hosts assess the Taliban's Afghanistan rout

Russia is already tentatively cozying up to the Taliban
Afghans cheer atop captured Soviet tank
A dish best served cold

Russia is already tentatively cozying up to the Taliban

Afghan officials reportedly started selling out to the Taliban in early 2020
Taliban in Kabul
Afghanistan Falls

Afghan officials reportedly started selling out to the Taliban in early 2020

Humbled by Afghanistan
U.S. Kabul embassy mural.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

Humbled by Afghanistan

U.S. military takes control of Kabul airport amid mass evacuation
Leaving Taliban-controlled Kabul
Afghanistan Falls

U.S. military takes control of Kabul airport amid mass evacuation

GOP scrubs page touting Trump's 'historic peace agreement' with Taliban
Mike Pompeo, Taliban cofounder
Gave Peace a Chance

GOP scrubs page touting Trump's 'historic peace agreement' with Taliban

The neocons strike back?
President Biden.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

The neocons strike back?

Biden administration transfers Guantanamo detainee to Morocco
Guantanamo Bay
Gitmo

Biden administration transfers Guantanamo detainee to Morocco

After the withdrawal
Bagram Air Base.
Briefing

After the withdrawal

Pentagon: U.S. exit from Afghanistan is 90 percent complete
Iraqi officer takes selfie at Bagram Air Base
The short goodbye

Pentagon: U.S. exit from Afghanistan is 90 percent complete

U.S. hands Bagram Air Base back to Afghanistan
Bagram Air Base
The end is nigh

U.S. hands Bagram Air Base back to Afghanistan

Biden administration plans to evacuate Afghans who assisted U.S. military
U.S. troops in Afghanistan in 2006.
leaving afghanistan

Biden administration plans to evacuate Afghans who assisted U.S. military

House votes to repeal 2002 military authorization for Iraq War
Barbara Lee, Joe Biden
Speed Reads

House votes to repeal 2002 military authorization for Iraq War

Biden clears 3 more Guantanamo detainees for release
Guantanamo protesters
Gitmo

Biden clears 3 more Guantanamo detainees for release

U.S. agrees to reduce Afghanistan troops in deal with Taliban
Troops in Afghanistan.
afghanistan war

U.S. agrees to reduce Afghanistan troops in deal with Taliban

Officials say U.S. to withdraw 7,000 troops from Afghanistan
afghanistan war

Officials say U.S. to withdraw 7,000 troops from Afghanistan

U.S. kills top Afghan Taliban commander, potentially complicating nascent peace talks
Taliban leader Abdul Manan killed in drone strike
afghanistan war

U.S. kills top Afghan Taliban commander, potentially complicating nascent peace talks

U.S. Army soldier killed in Afghanistan on Monday, weeks before the end of his deployment
Spec. Gabriel Conde, killed in action in Afghanistan
afghanistan war

U.S. Army soldier killed in Afghanistan on Monday, weeks before the end of his deployment

The CIA is reportedly stepping up its role in hunting down Afghan Taliban militants
Troops in Afghanistan
afghanistan war

The CIA is reportedly stepping up its role in hunting down Afghan Taliban militants

Trump's speech on the Afghanistan War earns praise from Kabul
American soldiers in Kabul.
afghanistan war

Trump's speech on the Afghanistan War earns praise from Kabul

Trump is expected to increase U.S. troop levels in Afghanistan in war strategy speech
Trump and Defense Secretary James Mattis at the Pentagon
afghanistan war

Trump is expected to increase U.S. troop levels in Afghanistan in war strategy speech

The Trump administration is considering handing the Afghanistan war off to 5,500 private contractors
American troops in Afghanistan.
afghanistan war

The Trump administration is considering handing the Afghanistan war off to 5,500 private contractors

Trump administration explores withdrawing U.S. troops from Afghanistan
Soldiers boarding helicopter.
afghanistan war

Trump administration explores withdrawing U.S. troops from Afghanistan

The Trump administration can't decide what to do about Afghanistan
Afghan policeman at site of suicide bombing.
afghanistan war

The Trump administration can't decide what to do about Afghanistan

President Trump will reportedly send 4,000 more American troops to Afghanistan
American soldiers in Afghanistan in 2015.
afghanistan war

President Trump will reportedly send 4,000 more American troops to Afghanistan