ISIS claimed responsibility for a suicide attack in the Afghan capital Kabul that killed at least 61 people and wounded more than 200.
CNBC's John Harwood sums up President Obama's statement on how he is going to slow Afghanistan troop withdrawal.
President Barack Obama said the U.S. will keep 8,400 troops in Afghanistan through the end of the year, more than originally planned.
President Obama delivers a statement on Afghanistan and how even narrow missions continue to be dangerous.
Lebanon's politics might be in a mess but the country's central bank is determined to maintain the country's financial stability, its governor said.
A French ship picked up signals from what could be the EgyptAir plane that fell into the Mediterranean Sea; Taliban gunmen stormed into a court building in an eastern Afghan province; the Obama administration is pressuring the food industry to make foods less salty, reports CNBC’s Sue Herera.
A state department audit has faulted Hillary Clinton and previous secretaries of state for poorly managing email and other computer information; the Afghan Taliban confirming they have appointed a new leader; protests in New Mexico turned violent at a Donald Trump rally, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
India's also signed an agreement with Iran and Afghanistan to develop a transport and transit corridor between the three countries through Chabahar.
Brookings Institution's Tanvi Madan explains that India's $500 million pledge to build Iran's port of Chabahar is driven by broader strategic and economic motivations.
Admiral James Stavridis, U.S. Navy (Ret.), explains why he is more hopeful about maintaining security in Afghanistan than in Iraq, and would like to see the U.S. take more of a coalition approach to securing peace and engage more of our allies.
Casey Kelso, advocacy director at Transparency International, talks about the changes coming from key countries when it comes to fixing corruption.
David Cameron, U.K. Prime Minister, was caught on camera calling Nigeria and Afghanistan the most corrupt countries in the world.
The Taliban has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack in Afghanistan that occurred outside an office of the country's main national security agency.
Pakistan's Prime Minister is visiting the injured after a deadly bombing killing at least 70 people; four more wounded in the Brussels attacks have died; and aerial footage of the historic city of Palmyra in Syria, with CNBC's Sue Herera.
Donald Trump's comments about NATO highlight why he would be a terrible leader for the US on the world stage, says Erik Brattberg.
Here's why Trump and Cruz get it wrong when it comes to the Brussels attacks and terrorism, says Prof. David Cortright.
Syria will resist any incursion and send the aggressors home "in coffins," its foreign minister said, in comments aimed at Sunni Arab countries.
Embezzlement in Afghanistan is making U.S. reconstruction efforts nearly impossible. But experts say the U.S. can’t back out now.
A global coalition is meeting to focus on Islamic State's strengthening presence in Libya.
Deteriorating relations between Saudi Arabia and Iran will damage peace talks in Syria and serve to benefit Islamic State, analysts warn.