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Afghanistan Bases

America's Invisible Empire of Bases

Tom Engelhardt | Posted 07.14.2013 | World
Tom Engelhardt

You can watch our TV news for months and not have the slightest clue that we are the most militarized of global landlords and that this is the face we present to much of the world.

Afghanistan's Base Bonanza

Nick Turse | Posted 11.04.2012 | World
Nick Turse

With the U.S. military officially drawing down its troops, the Pentagon is embarking on a major deconstruction program. But anyone who wanted to know just what was built in Afghanistan won’t have an easy time of it.

202 Afghanistan Bases Closed Down

AP | DEB RIECHMANN | Posted 10.26.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — NATO has closed more than 200 bases in Afghanistan and transferred nearly 300 others to local forces, a concrete step towar...