But America may need to understand how the world has changed during the war and what different kind of leadership is now required.
Latest missile strike at the East Africa nation, aimed at a suspected Al Qaeda operative, keeps terrorists off balance. But some say US should do more to nation-build in Somalia.
Wazhma Frogh, an Afghan, uses her religion to press for women's rights – and development agencies take note.
The USS Cole has deployed off the coast of Lebanon as that nation's political crisis deepens.
His trip includes Israel and the Palestinian territories.
An analysis shows that the bulk of them come from countries allied with the US.