Even ISIS’s opponents are hard men who understand terror.
Following the money and the opium in Afghanistan.
After 13 years of war, the United States has helped create a nation ruled by drug lords.
While war raged across Afghanistan, expats lived in a bubble of good times and easy money. But as the U.S. withdraws, life has taken a deadly turn.
The fight to vaccinate children in the border regions between Pakistan and Afghanistan as part of an attempt to eradicate polio worldwide.
Last fall, a team of American Special Forces arrived in Nerkh, a district just west of Kabul. Six months later, amid allegations of torturing and murdering locals, the team was gone. Shortly after they left, the remains of 10 missing villagers were found outside their vacated base. An investigation into a possible war crime.
Investigating the spike in Afghan-on-American military murders.
An account of the night last September when 15 Taliban, dressed as American soldiers, snuck onto one of the largest air bases in Afghanistan.
How a corporate network engineer became one of Aleppo’s most prolific weapons manufacturers.
The disappearance of the mysterious “Pakistani asset” that helped the CIA zero in on Bin Laden.