Published December 8, 2009
The story of the tragic and often tormented relationship between the United States and Pakistan, and a call to prepare for the worst, aim for the best, and avoid past mistakes. More
An authoritative and accessible look at what countries must do to build durable and prosperous democracies—and what the United States and others can do to help. More
A groundbreaking analysis of what the changes in American energy mean for the economy, national security, and the environment. More
President Obama was wise to replace General Stanley McChrystal as Afghan commander, but he should now mount a thorough review of the costly...
Micah Zenko argues, "The U.S. military wants to minimize civilian deaths from airstrikes in Afghanistan, but conditions on the ground won't...
This timeline examines the events that precipitated the U.S. war in Afghanistan as well as the history of the war.
Max Boot argues that substantial withdrawals of American military personnel from Afghanistan ignore the reality of the situation.