Middle East

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Washington Post reporter Greg Jaffe suggests that the views of Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton are much more popular among the foreign policy elite that those of President Barack Obama. (Photo: Carolyn Kaster/AP)
Though the hawkish stance of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has been too often ignored this election season, new reporting on Thursday highlights how her presumed win in November will likely usher in a more aggressive, bipartisan foreign policy in the Middle East and beyond. "The Republicans and Democrats who make up the foreign...
Jon Queally, staff writer
As international efforts to forge a diplomatic solution to the humanitarian...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
U.S. Marines in the middle of a sand storm during patrol in Bakwa, Farah province, Afghanistan, May 3, 2009. (Photo: Lance Cpl. Brian D. Jones/ DVIDSHUB/cc/flickr)
Marking 15 years since the U.S. military invaded Afghanistan on Friday, critics...