The Great Debate

An American pattern: Seeking elusive enemies with unreliable allies

By Tim Weiner
June 15, 2015
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President Richard M. Nixon (C) talks with Secretary of State Henry Kissinger (L) and General Alexander M. Haig Jr. at Camp David. NATIONAL ARCHIVES/Oliver F. Atkins

Leave no soldier behind – no exceptions

By Charles J. Dunlap Jr.
June 4, 2014

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The deal for Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl’s return has hardly generated the praise the Obama administration might have hoped. Hard questions abound.