The Trump administration negotiated a May 1 withdrawal date but pressure is building on Biden to stay.
President Trump is halving the troop size in America’s longest war. That’s the moderate option. Some advisers are banking on a total pullout as Trump realizes he lost the election.
Trump has told allies he wants to announce an Afghan troop withdrawal “before November.” And the Iraq pullback is “politically timed... to match Afghanistan,” officials say.
Sahar is one of Afghanistan’s first female directors. Her husband says she was on her way to work when three gunmen opened fire on her car.
International news and U.S. news are perilously intertwined in ways they never have been before, in a constant rush of events that The Daily Beast covers around the clock.
The secret warnings stand in contrast to what President Trump has said about the intelligence in question.
The new documentary “Father Soldier Son” captures the toll—both physical and psychological—of the Afghanistan War on one military family plagued by tragedy.