The New York Times

The New York Times (NYT) is an American daily newspaper, founded and continuously published in New York City since September 18, 1851, by the New York Times Company. It has won 117 Pulitzer Prizes, more than any other news organization.

“The deaths are a reflection of the heavy price the agency has paid in a secret, nearly 16-year-old war.”

“President Trump’s strategy is sadly more old than new. Fortunately, it is not too late to alter the course.”

“Afghanistan has long been called the “graveyard of empires” - for so long that it is unclear who coined that disputable term.”

“There is a reason that Afghanistan’s conflict, then and now, so defies solutions.”

“The general got most of what he had sought in the strategy: increases in American military trainers and air support in targeting the Taliban, without deadlines.”

Max Boot: “When I visited Afghanistan a few days ago all the briefings I received from American officials were about nation-building.”