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Jake Johnson, staff writer
U.S. President Donald Trump greets military leaders before his speech on Afghanistan at the Fort Myer military base on August 21, 2017 in Arlington, Virginia.
While President Donald Trump's primetime speech Monday night offered few concrete details on his long-awaited "strategy" for America's 16-year war in Afghanistan, analysts were quick to point out that the address made several things " absolutely clear ": the war—already the longest in American history—will continue indefinitely, many more...
Jon Queally, staff writer
In response to comments from President Donald Trump that he wouldn't "rule out...
Jeremy Scahill, The Intercept
Even as President Donald Trump faces ever-intensifying investigations into the...