Human Rights Watch describes deal with Gulbuddin Hekmatyar as ‘an affront to victims of grave abuses'
The graffiti that appeared on a wall near the mosque in Mosul where the Islamic State leader declared his caliphate two years ago was a small but symbolic act of rebellion.
Surveillance, wiretaps, undercover ops—and refugees who say something when they see something. So far, such measures have been effective weeding out dangerous jihadists.
Interest payments on America's war debt could one day exceed the direct costs of combat itself.
North Korea conducted its fifth nuclear test (second in 2016) on September 9, 2016, the sixty-eighth anniversary of the country's founding.