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No Soldier Left Behind

The return of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl from captivity is no simple feel-good story. That makes it an ideal symbol for the end of the Afghanistan war

None Dare Call It Ransom

Troops weigh in on the wisdom of swapping one of their own for imprisoned Taliban leaders

There May Be Conflict Minerals in Your Smartphone

Google, Apple, Intel and other tech companies revealed Tuesday that minerals sold to fund combatants in the Democratic Republic of Congo and nearby countries may...

The Longest Day

June 6, 1944, was, finally, the right day--and thus it would become known as D-Day, when Operation Overlord finally launched and took on a new and eternal...

How Ukraine’s Crisis Now Hinges on Crimea

After gunmen seized a number of government office buildings in Ukraine’s Crimea region on Thursday, all eyes have turned on the pro-Russian peninsula. But why...

Morning Must Reads: February 24

In the news: Ukraine issues arrest warrant for ousted president; Egypt's government resigns; El Chapo arrested; Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel plans to shrink the...