Afghanistan

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
U.S. soldiers an American flag next to an aircraft in Afghanistan
Appeal filed against International Criminal Court's rejection of war crimes probe
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
President Trump has granted former Army 1st Lt. Michael Behenna a full pardon for his charge of unpremeditated murder in a combat zone. Behanna is pictured in Iraq in 2008, shortly before he murdered an Iraqi prisoner.
"This pardon from Trump is just another part of his white supremacy tour."
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
An F-15E Strike Eagle from Bagram Air Base deploys flares over Afghanistan Nov. 12, 2008. (
"The only people who don't know what's going on are the people who are paying...

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Amidst the surreal vengeful spectacle of the Swift-Boating of the Bergdahl family - the "hero" son turned dazed "traitor," the death threats against longsuffering nuanced parents turned just plain weird, all presumably for "questioning the imperial expansion project in Afghanistan" - an un-recruiting video by one who knows and a moving portrait of Bob Bergdahl, a thoughtful "father who just wants his son back," but who also determinedly, admirably and evidently unacceptably seeks to understand...