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A B-52 bomber drops cluster bombs over Afghanistan during the US invasion on October 7, 2001.

The Afghanistan war has lasted for 18 years. Here’s 1 image from every year of America’s longest war.

On October 7, the US entered its 19th year of war. The US may be close to exiting its forever war, but Afghanistan is no closer to stability.

The Saudis say Iran was behind the strikes on its major oil sites, but the last thing they want is war

Saudi Arabia has said the attacks on its oil sites were "unquestionably sponsored by Iran," but the country appears hesitant to escalate tensions.

Roughly 40% of veterans do not trust Trump to make wise decisions about war and nuclear weapons

Veterans have a more favorable view of Trump than the general public, but many of them don't trust him to make wise decisions on military force.

‘What’s there to spy in Malaysia?’ Mahathir asks, adding the country will use Huawei’s tech ‘as much as possible’

"If any country wants to invade Malaysia, they can walk through and we will not resist because it's a waste of time,"
Chief Special Warfare Operator Edward "Eddie" Gallagher

Trump has the ultimate authority to pardon a Navy SEAL accused of war crimes, but that doesn’t mean the military community isn’t deeply di...

"I'm a trial lawyer," attorney Marc Mukasey said to INSIDER. "My role will be in the courtroom, defending a hero who has been unjustly accused."
President Donald Trump holds up a memorandum that reinstates sanctions on Iran after he announced his decision to withdraw the United States from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal in the Diplomatic Room at the White House May 8, 2018 in Washington, DC.

Sen. Chris Murphy says Trump is blindly risking conflict with Iran and could spark a war even if he doesn’t want one

"All it takes is for one Shia militia to knock up against US forces outside Baghdad and we might be spiraling into conflict," Murphy said.
You do not want to see this mongoose get "dynamic."

9 of the all-time worst named military missions and war games in history

Military operations are supposed to be named to instill pride in troops and fear in enemies. But these are so bad they may make you cringe.

15 poignant photos that show what life was like during the Vietnam War

US troops spent two decades fighting in Vietnam before the war officially came to a close in 1975.
Senator Bernie Sanders displays a photo depicting children affected by famine because of the Saudi-led war in Yemen.

Bernie Sanders stood beside an image of a Yemeni child as the debate on ending US involvement in the Saudi-led war intensifies

The Senate voted 60-39 to further the debate on the resolution to pull US troops from Yemen. A final vote is expected for Thursday.
Joseph Duo, a Liberian militia commander loyal to the government, exults after firing a rocket-propelled grenade at rebel forces at a key strategic bridge July 20, 2003 in Monrovia, Liberia. Government forces succeeded in forcing back rebel forces in fierce fighting on the edge of Monrovia's city center.

The remarkable stories behind 8 of the most iconic war photos ever taken

You may have seen some of these iconic images of war and its aftermath. Here are the fascinating stories behind the images.