Troops in Afghanistan are dying younger. Military experts cite the increase in homemade bombs and influx of young Marines to the country’s most dangerous region.
Satirist Steve Brodner contemplates the identity of the embattled Afghan leader.
Full episode, May 14, 2010. Afghanistan, rewriting history in Texas, preventing cancer.
A U.S. military team stationed at a tiny, embattled outpost near the Afghan-Pakistan border works to train members of the Afghan National Army.
Brett McGurk negotiated the U.S. military withdrawal from Iraq. In this interview, he talks about a similar agreement for Afghanistan.
One of the thornier issues expected to come up during Hamid Karzai’s visit to Washington is the Afghan president’s plans for reconciliation with the Taliban.
The biggest offensive of the 9-year war in Afghanistan may be about to begin.