Afghanistan

ONLINE ONLY: The Great Divide

The deadliest but least understood Middle Eastern faultline is between Sunni and Shia

Saving the Pagans of Pakistan

This month's small charity making a big difference is the Hindu Kush Conservation Association

ONLINE ONLY: Letter from Bamian

The Taliban's vandalism of Afghanistan's greatest cultural treasure may be their most permanent legacy

Rethinking the War on Terror

The presidential adviser and author of Terror and Consent, Philip Bobbitt, shares his ideas on the war on terror in a Standpoint dialogue with Conservative politician and author of Celsius 7/7, Michael Gove

That’s Enough Protest Movies

This summer, we’ve seen the release of two more leftwing documentaries. Isn’t it about time the other side said its piece?

How To Defeat The Global Jihadists

While America prepares for the next wave of terrorist attacks, Britain is sleepwalking. Yet it is not too late to avert disaster

The MOD: Unfit for Purpose

Standpoint’s source in the UK Ministry of Defence reveals a culture that is actively ‘anti-military’

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"
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