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FILE PHOTO: U.S. troops patrol at an Afghan National Army (ANA) base in Logar province, Afghanistan

Most American veterans say the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq were ‘not worth fighting,’ as the US flexes its military muscles at Iran

A Pew Research Center survey found 64% of veterans said Iraq wasn't worth fighting, along with 58% who said the same about Afghanistan.
Master Sgt. Micheal Riley, left, and Sgt. James Johnston

2 US soldiers were killed in an Afghanistan firefight with the Taliban just days before peace talks resume

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the deaths of two American soldiers who were involved in a close firefight with militants.
The remote Wakhan Corridor in Afghanistan, which borders China.

Afghanistan shares a tiny 46-mile border with China — here’s the intriguing story of how the 2 countries became neighbors

The two nations are joined by a 46-mile long border which rises 5,000m above sea level, and is blanketed in snow for most of the year.
The remote Wakhan Corridor in Afghanistan, which borders China.

Afghanistan shares a tiny 46-mile border with China — here’s the intriguing story of how the 2 countries became neighbors

The two nations are joined by a 46-mile long border which rises 5,000m above sea level, and is blanketed in snow for most of the year.
FILE PHOTO: Beto O'Rourke visits cities along the border after debating Ted Cruz

Beto O’Rourke unveils ‘war tax’ plan to ensure veterans are taken care of when they come home

O'Rourke's plan to help US veterans also calls for an end to the war in Afghanistan and US involvement in Iraq.

These are the 10 most dangerous countries in the world in 2019

The latest Global Peace Index has a new least peaceful country, assessed on metrics like political instability and deaths from conflict.

Afghanistan is officially the most dangerous country in the world — more proof the US war there has failed

The US has been fighting a war in Afghanistan for nearly two decades. Peace talks are stalled and ISIS is reorganizing there after its defeats.
Afghan police patrol near where a suicide bomber below himself up in Bagram, near the US airbase, May 19, 2010.

The US accidentally killed more than a dozen Afghan policemen in an airstrike after a ‘miscommunication’

Afghan troops said the area was clear of friendly forces. It wasn't, and as many as 17 local policemen were killed by a US airstrike that followed.
Daenerys Targaryen burned King's Landing down.

People think ‘Game of Thrones’ season 8, episode 5 was a big metaphor for the US’s disastrous Iraq War

In the latest episode, a lot of people think Daenerys Targaryen essentially turned into former President George W. Bush. Warning, spoilers ahead.
Ahmad Rahman, 5, dances after receiving a new prosthetic leg.

Adorable video shows an Afghan boy who lost his leg from a landmine dancing after receiving a prosthetic limb

In a heartwarming video, 5-year-old Ahmad Sayed Rahman gleefully reacts and dances after receiving a prosthetic leg at an Afghan orthopedic center.