Israel’s Spy Agency Snubbed the U.S. Can Trust Be Restored?


Israel’s new prime minister, Naftali Bennett, heads to Washington promising better relations and seeking support for covert attacks on Iran’s nuclear program. Online-PR: … unsere digitale Pressearbeit im Internet hilft weiter…

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The Real Winner of the Afghan War? It’s Not Who You Think.


Pakistan, nominally a U.S. partner in the war, was the Afghan Taliban’s main patron, and sees the Taliban’s victory as its own. But now what does it do with its prize? Online-PR: … unsere digitale […]

Biden Sticks to Afghan Deadline, Resisting Pleas to Extend Evacuation

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The American withdrawal coincided with a threat by the Taliban to stop Afghans from traveling to the airport, an ominous sign that the window may be slamming shut for thousands of people desperate to leave.

America’s Afghan War: A Defeat Foretold?

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Recent history suggests that it is foolish for Western powers to fight wars in other people’s lands and that the U.S. intervention was almost certainly doomed from the start.

Biden Defends Evacuation as Thousands Besiege Kabul Airport

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The president cited “significant progress’’ in getting Americans out of Afghanistan. But Afghans linked to U.S. troops and other Western groups fear being left behind.

Taliban Sweep in Afghanistan Follows Years of U.S. Miscalculations

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An Afghan military that did not believe in itself and a U.S. effort that Mr. Biden, and most Americans, no longer believed in brought an ignoble end to America’s longest war.

For Vietnamese Veterans, Afghanistan Pullout Seems Familiar


Looking at the withdrawal of U.S. forces in Afghanistan and in Vietnam nearly 50 years ago, a reporter sought to tell an overlooked part of history before it was too late.