Right Turn: Afghanistan


Posted at 01:40 PM ET, 03/31/2014

Why do the troops think so little of Obama?

The troops don’t respect President Obama.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:40 PM ET, 03/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Afghanistan, Iraq, military

Posted at 03:58 PM ET, 02/25/2014

Obama about to repeat Iraq disaster

The president seems poised to leave Afghanistan to the extremists.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:58 PM ET, 02/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Afghanistan

Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 01/13/2014

Gates should have waited? Nonsense.

The Gates book comes out just in the nick of time.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:30 PM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Afghanistan, Iraq, Robert Gates

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 01/08/2014

Gates’s opening

Robert Gates’s book spells trouble for the administration and Hillary Clinton.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 01/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Afghanistan, Hillary Clinton, Robert Gates

Posted at 05:16 PM ET, 06/18/2013

'Pretty please' foreign policy

President Obama tries to negotiate with no leverage and fails.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  05:16 PM ET, 06/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Afghanistan, Foreign policy, Russia, Syria

Posted at 10:03 AM ET, 05/02/2013

Is foreign policy criticism of Obama just partisanship?

The president has been on the receiving end of some tough evaluations.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:03 AM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Afghanistan, Foreign policy, Syria

Posted at 03:30 PM ET, 01/09/2013

Obama's unserious Afghanistan war plan

The president effectively throws in the towel on Afghanistan.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:30 PM ET, 01/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Afghanistan War, Barack Obama, National Security, war on terror

Posted at 02:18 PM ET, 12/05/2012

Tom Cotton: No ordinary freshman congressman

The Arkansan is an Iraq and Afghanistan war veteran who bears unusual experience and insight for a freshman congressman.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:18 PM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Afghanistan, Congress freshmen, Tom Cotton