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Is the White House completely truthful about where our troops are fighting?

Recent arraignment of Mauritanian national reminds us of when the US fudged its operations in Mali.


Republican Rand Paul picked the right battles in Trump era

Voting against the president's appointees and being his gut check on regime change wasn't easy. So what now?

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Congress needs to be more forceful in its response to Trump's inspector general purges

Congress's work should include continuing the investigations the IGs were not able to complete, one of many overdue steps for it to reassert itself as a coequal branch in foreign policy.