Nation Topics - US Military Presence Abroad
News and Features
A message written in blood that no one wants to hear.
An exchange between Colonel Tom Davis and TomDispatch Associate Editor Nick Turse about military involvement in Africa.
How the Pentagon is quietly transforming its overseas base empire and creating a dangerous new way of war.
Secret wars, secret bases and the Pentagon’s “new spice route” in Africa.
The lessons Washington can't draw from the failure of the military option.
Obama ran a campaign against the foreign policy of the Bush Administration. And then he followed directly in their footsteps.
Four ways the President is pursuing Cheney's geopolitics of global energy.
How would Americans react if air power was used in the US the way it's been used in Afghanistan?
The U.S. military is stuck in a four-decade rut.
What can the United States learn from the Soviet Union's collapse?