Nation Topics - US Military Presence Abroad
News and Features
The US military publicly insists its presence in Africa is negligible. Is that why they call it an American “battlefield” behind closed doors?
This invasion pits billionaire royal elites of the Gulf—and their US and Arab League supporters—against the downtrodden people of Yemen.
The AUMF has legitimized expanded presidential war-making.
Jack Matlock makes the case for the United States reaching a practical compromise with Russia.
Why sending weapons to Ukraine is a reckless idea.
Who is responsible for the 5.2 million civilians trapped in Donbass?
How never-ending war became—and will stay—the new normal.
In the end, Hagel, who came to regret his reluctant vote to invade Iraq, evidently proved an uncomfortable fit.
His resignation has to be seen against the growing war fever in Washington—which is now reflected in White House policy.
The US military continues a long series of mistakes, missteps and mishaps across Africa.