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Americans are now evenly divided in their views on whether it was a mistake for the U.S. to send troops to Afghanistan in 2001.

by Megan Brenan

Gallup takes a look back at how Osama bin Laden's death affected attitudes about U.S. leadership and terrorism.

by Frank Newport

Americans are unlikely to have strong reactions to Joe Biden's defense budget and his decision to withdraw troops from Afghanistan.

by Khorshied Samad and Julie Ray

Synopsis: Afghan women are less hopeful about their futures this International Women's Day than they were a decade ago.

Women are good in a crisis, but what comes next? Read what women and the rest of the world think.

by Julie Ray

U.S. approval ratings. Emotions. Elections. Migration. Safety. Brexit. What was the world's biggest story? Read Gallup editors' top picks.

Amid talk of peace, Gallup data offer insights into what has happened to Afghans' sense of safety and security during its past violent decade.

by Jon Clifton

Through Afghanistan's presidential election in late September, Gallup will be publishing a new story every week on how Afghans' lives are going.