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Afghanistan's new Taliban government faces an early test as a humanitarian crisis lurks on the horizon.

by Frank Newport

Americans tend to support the decision to withdraw troops from Afghanistan, although the execution of that process gets low marks.

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Gallup editors provide insights into the current situation in Afghanistan with a look back at what Afghans have been telling Gallup about their lives for years through the World Poll.

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

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