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The Navy SEAL who ran the bin Laden raid says negotiating with the Taliban is like sitting down for talks with ISIS
Talking to the Taliban is like meeting with ISIS, the retired Navy SEAL said weeks after Trump tried to bring Taliban leaders to the US for talks.
Thirty are dead and 40 injured after a drone strike in eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday. The casualties were pine nut farmers sitting at a bonfire.
Trump couldn’t handle that Bolton wasn’t a yes man, so he fired him and tapped O’Brien as national security adviser
Trump fired John Bolton as national security adviser after strong disagreements. His new adviser has effusively praised Trump's abilities.
Trump keeps threatening US enemies with destructive power greater than nuclear weapons — experts say that’s ‘crazy talk’
Nothing comes close to a thermonuclear weapon. Insider spoke to the US's leading arms control experts, who struggled to make sense of what Trump said.
Trump’s flip-flopping approach to Afghanistan has left him looking foolish and empowered the Taliban
President Ashraf Ghani's government is in a dire state ahead of Afghanistan's September elections, not least due to Trump.
Trump used his 9/11 speech to threaten terrorists with force even greater than ‘nuclear power’ if they attack the US again
President Donald Trump delivered a speech at the Pentagon to commemorate the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks.
Trump said he’s hitting Taliban ‘harder than they have ever been hit before’ hours after a rocket strike near the US embassy on 9/11...
Fighting is said to have picked up across Afghanistan in the aftermath of Trump's decision to end peace talks with the Taliban.
Bolton's short resignation letter is emblematic of the terse nature of his departure from the White House, which did not occur under friendly terms.
Trump fires national security adviser John Bolton, saying he ‘disagreed strongly with many of his suggestions’
President Donald Trump cited strong disagreements he had with the national security adviser John Bolton's suggestions in announcing his dismissal.
Trump says he’s a dealmaker, but the derailed Taliban talks are just the latest major negotiation he’s bungled as president
Based on his track record as president, Trump seems to be more skilled at breaking deals than making them.