Counter terrorism efforts in Afghanistan are likely to be a major highlight of President Trump's address Monday evening.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on how defense stocks are reacting in the market ahead of President Trump's speech about Afghanistan.
As President Trump is set to address the nation on his plan for Afghanistan, Mike Murphy, Republican strategist, and Jared Bernstein, former economic advisor to Vice President Biden, discuss whether this can help the administration get back on track with its agenda.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on expectations for President Trump's address regarding his plan for Afghanistan.
R. James Woolsey, former director of the Central Intelligence Agency and Foundation for Defense of Democracies chairman, provides insight to a path forward in Afghanistan as the country begins to build its infrastructure.
CNBC's Eamon Javers, reports President Trump will outline his strategy for the war in Afghanistan in a prime time address, and Carl Icahn resigns from his role as Trump's advisor, while Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin defends his decision to stay.
*Afghanistan has deposits of gold, silver, copper, lithium. Ever since a United States Geological Survey study a decade ago identified deposits later estimated to have a potential value of as much as $1 trillion, both Afghan and foreign officials have trumpeted the reserves as a likely key to economic independence for Afghanistan. Afghanistan, some reports say,...
President Trump will lay out his long-awaited US strategy for the war in Afghanistan in a prime-time television address on Monday night.
As President Donald Trump gets "very close" to a new Afghanistan strategy, there's more at stake than just military victory.
Retired Lt. General David Deptula discusses military options for North Korea and privatizing the war in Afghanistan.
A frustrated President Donald Trump said the U.S. is "losing" in Afghanistan, and he suggested a new commander maybe necessary there.
Afghan security forces battled gunmen near a police compound and the nearby Iraqi embassy in Kabul on Monday following a suicide bombing, officials said.
A Taliban suicide attacker detonated a car bomb in the western part of Kabul on Monday.
The battle against ISIS is going "very well" and the terrorist group is "falling fast," according to President Donald Trump.
James Mattis' scarcity of public appearances leaves Americans in the dark on what he thinks about US security, Vox reports.
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg discusses NATO and U.S. counterterror operations in Afghanistan.
Jens Stoltenberg, secretary general of NATO, discusses U.S. leadership on its military policy as well as support for U.S.-led coalition forces in Syria.
U.S. President Donald Trump has given Defense Secretary Jim Mattis the authority to set troop levels in Afghanistan, Reuters reported.
Defense Secretary James Mattis plans to present President Trump with options on how to deal with the Afghanistan situation "very soon."
When the president failed to endorse NATO's Article 5, advisors McMaster, Mattis and Tillerson were taken off guard, says Politico.