HARD SOFT POWER
China’s Plans For World Conquest? Easy Credit
THE WRATH OF KHAN
Nuclear-Armed Pakistan Just Got a Lot More Dangerous
WAR WITHOUT END
The Real Reasons We’re Losing the Afghanistan War
A highly decorated Special Operations commander looks at much that has gone wrong in America's longest war, and what ought to be done to set things straight.
Hot Under the Collar
When Clothing Labels Are a Matter of Life or Death
Five years after 1,134 people died in the Rana Plaza garment factory catastrophe, what’s changed?
BARKING OR BITING?
Trump’s Right About Pakistan. But What’ll He Do About It?
Pakistan’s generals, who run the policy supporting terrorism, believe Trump is all bluster. And they may be correct, but there is much Washington can do if it is serious.
Malala Starts At Oxford On 5-Year Shooting Anniversary
The Nobel Prize winner was shot in the head five years ago to the day, and today, she started at one of the most prestigious universities in the world.
WHO’S GOT THE NUKES?
Pakistan’s Scary Shake-Up
The ouster of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif heightens instability in a nuclear-armed country plagued by terrorism.
Pakistan and the Iran-Saudi Firestorm
Islamabad would love to keep its distance from Riyadh’s looming showdown with Tehran. But now, having backed away from Yemen, it’s sent a top general to take command.
The Return of Pakistan’s Taliban
The Trump administration has not talked much about terror in Afghanistan and Pakistan, but the threat is there, it’s real, and it’s growing.