An Obama aide said the goal was not to build a democracy.
We must counter the alienation that can spur radicalism and even terrorism.
"I think there will be another attack," the former vice president said Tuesday.
A "hearts and minds" approach is generally superior to military force.
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The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack, saying a solo suicide bomber rammed the convoy.
The monitoring was intended to undermine their message and credibility.
Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday admitted a handful of Washington's hard line positions in...
Counterterrorism is complicated, and calling it war does not make it any less so.
The Defense spending bill covers a $5B counterterror fund requested by Obama.
We need to rethink our assumptions about counterterrorism assistance.
The Obama administration is threatening to veto the House's defense policy bill.
American forces stand ready to back any Russian-led counterterrorism efforts in the wake of a...
French forces are poised to begin armed drone operations in Mali, in an effort by Paris to flush...
Al Qaeda's Yemeni cell is considered by U.S. military and intelligence officials as the most...
The training comes amid concerns that al Qaeda-linked militants are a growing threat.