It is important that President Joe Biden implement a refugee cap of 125,000 next year—double the current ceiling—to save lives and change even more futures for the better.
The withdrawal of the Americans and risk of a possible civil war in Afghanistan could negatively impact important projects like the Belt and Road Initiative and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, threatening China's long-term interests in the region.
We need to be actively involved in contributing to a peaceful future and that means significantly increasing the refugee quota for Afghanistan, doubling down on diplomatic engagement and committing financial assistance to the Afghan people.
A little support would go a long way for the thousands of Afghans who sacrificed so much for the United States and don't have a Marine veteran greeting them at the airport.
Secularists can hope that real change with the Taliban will proceed rapidly, with them reducing their rigid ideology to work in sync with the rest of Afghanistan's political establishment.
We should have ended the war well over a decade ago, but we can't change the past.
At least 13 others were wounded in a suspected drone strike targeting ISIS.
The photographs belong to a larger collection of images taken between September 11, 2001 and January 22, 2009.
At least nine killed in what the U.S. military called possible "collateral damage" in battle to oust Taliban.
Peace talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban were suspended on Friday at the request of the Taliban.
Jim Gant lived with former Washington Post reporter Ann Scott Tyson in a Conex hut in a tribal village overrun with militants, according to ABC News.
The talk concluded with an agreement to meet again after the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan.
The Bureau of Investigative Journalism released their monthly tally of American drone strikes on Tuesday.
A new report confirmed five airstrikes that killed between 35 and 44 people in 2015.
The fight over 2,100 pictures depicting U.S. military abuse of detainees reached "a line in the sand" for the presiding judge.
After his heroism inspired a Hollywood movie, Gulab still fears for his life.
A New York Times report said Obama had authorized future combat in Afghanistan, but Obama reiterated that U.S. combat there "ends next month"