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The fight for the burn pits veterans isn’t over yet

Congress passed a major bill but activists wonder whether the government will deliver

By Kelley Beaucar Vlahos

Policy

Biden dumps weapons into Ukraine

It could expand the war yet Congress has had no say

By Kelley Beaucar Vlahos

Politics

The new unpatriotic conservatives

David Frum smears those who don’t toe a hawkish line on Russia, but that’s so 2003

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Middle East

Paying the price for Obama’s drone war

The US strike that killed 10 civilians in Kabul was hardly a unique event

By Kelley Beaucar Vlahos

Politics

The long march to disaster

The US military spends money but cannot win wars

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Middle East

Adios, AUMF

The votes and the stars appear aligned to sweep the authorized use of military force legislation

By Kelley Beaucar Vlahos

Middle East

The dark Prince

A short history of a very modern mercenary

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