MH17: Cold War Replay?

MH17: Cold War Replay?

The last time the U.S. accused Russia of downing a civilian airliner, nuclear war nearly broke out.

The Somaliazation of Syria

The Somaliazation of Syria

Unless a tactical shift in the balance of power occurs, it is unlikely that either the regime or the rebels will gain control of Syria’s entire territory.

Down with Drone War Silence

Down with Drone War Silence

A hole in the ground, stained in blood, where a family once lived peacefully–is this to be the calling card of America’s counterterrorism campaign in Pakistan?

Protecting Civilians in Libya

Letter to the Editor: The Post was wrong when it described NATO’s authority in Libya, based on U.N. Resolution 1973, as “protecting civilians from government forces.”

The Great Myth: Counterinsurgency

As success in Afghanistan becomes more uncertain, Conn Hallinan argues that the problem is not Afghanistan, but the entire concept of counterinsurgency.

Iraq in Fragments

The gulf between the rhetoric of withdrawal and the reality on the ground grows wider each day the occupation continues.