Regions / Afghanistan
As leaked documents obtained by the Intercept reveal, the drone war is likely creating more terrorists than it's killing.
The Pentagon has declared the bombing of a hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, a “mistake.” Will an independent investigation be allowed to take place?
"We don't get to choose--shouldn't get to choose--who governs the people of Afghanistan," says Phyllis Bennis
U.S. bombs hit a Doctors Without Borders hospital in Afghanistan, leaving at least 22 dead.
The U.S. military-industrial complex plays a role as Congress considers rejecting the Iran nuclear agreement despite the potential cost of war.
The debate over defense spending isn't what it looks like.
Phyllis Bennis joins MSNBC's The Last Word to discuss why current U.S. military strategy against ISIS isn't working and what alternative strategies should be used instead.
Boosting the Pentagon's budget amounts to robbing domestic programs we desperately need.
After less than two years as U.S. Secretary of Defense, what progress did Chuck Hagel make on the withdrawal in Afghanistan, the Pentagon budget, and the rise of the Islamic State?
The hottest conflicts raging at the moment defy easy answers.