Some Democrats feel pressure to deliver what could be politically unpopular votes.
What we are doing is not working.
Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) called Iraq's central government a "work in progress."
To make genuine sense of world politics, it is first necessary to look behind the news.
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) said on Thursday that President Obama is turning a blind eye to...
Robert Gates said U.S. troops should be embedded at the battalion level.
The U.S. is deploying up to 450 more advisers and considering new bases in Iraq.
"We've tried everything else," Sen. Joe Manchin said.
Rumsfeld said the U.S. "template" is not always appropriate for other countries.
Obama met with Iraq's prime minister on the margins of the G-7 summit.
Strategists are rolling out a specious new argument: All was well until Obama messed it up.
“This will be a long campaign,” John Allen said.
Lindsey Graham, with his colorful metaphor, has it backward.
The White House says it has long acknowledged the difficulty of training Syrian rebels.
From the beginning, all determinative behavior in world affairs has been driven by group conflict.
We have a responsibility to help them integrate into society and the labor market.
The biggest shortcoming of our foreign policy is that it is mostly a military policy.
If the goal is still to "degrade and defeat" ISIS, we need far more decisive action.
As many as 450 more troops will "train, advise, and assist" forces fighting ISIS.
Obama on Monday said there is no "complete strategy" to fight the terror group.
Obama has a great deal in common with the GOP icon.
Because of Israel's self-defense operations, America and its allies do not currently face Islamist...
It will be Obama and Abadi’s first meeting since the fall of Ramadi.
The years leading up to Obama's inauguration saw widespread violence in Iraq.