Rocket Blast at US Embassy in Kabul on 9/11 Anniversary
It was the first major attack in the Afghan capital since President Donald Trump abruptly called off U.S.-Taliban talks.
How Trump Upended US-Taliban Peace Talks
With a series of tweets, President Donald Trump has upended nearly a year of U.S.-Taliban negotiations.
Shattering Taliban Attack in Kabul Even as US Envoy Touts 'Deal in Principle'
The Taliban defended their suicide bombing hours after a U.S. envoy said a deal to end the war had been tentatively reached.
Islamic State Claims Bombing at Kabul Wedding that Killed 63
The local Islamic State group's affiliate claimed responsibility for what was the deadliest attack in Kabul this year.
Major Players Shaping Troubled Afghanistan's Future
Saturday night's devastating attack on a wedding in Afghanistan's capital comes amid huge uncertainty about the country's fut...
Taliban Say Latest Talks End on Withdrawal of US from Afghanistan
The eighth round of talks in the Gulf Arab nation of Qatar concluded after midnight.
Afghan Leader Rejects Foreign Interference as Talks Advance
President Donald Trump has publicly expressed his exasperation with America's continued involvement in Afghanistan.
Taliban Say Differences Resolved on US Troop Withdrawal
The U.S. and the Taliban have resolved differences in talks over the withdrawal of American troops a Taliban official said.
US Says Airstrike Kills 24 Al-Shabab Extremists in Somalia
The airstrike was carried out near an extremist camp near Shebeeley in the Hiran region north of the capital, Mogadishu.
US Airstrike in Somalia Kills about 60 al-Shabab Fighters
The U.S. military announced its deadliest airstrike against the al-Shabab extremist group in Somalia in nearly a year.
US-Targeted ISIS in Somalia Could be a 'Significant Threat'
The Islamic State group's presence in Somalia could attract fighters fleeing collapsing strongholds in Syria and Iraq.
Obama: States Pledge 40,000-plus Troops to UN Peacekeeping
President Barack Obama announced notable steps to upgrade U.N peacekeeping, saying more than 50 countries have pledged to con...
'Black Flags' Traces the Islamic State Group's Rise
It's a clear and well-told guide for those not familiar with every step of the crumbling of Iraq and Syria over the past 12 y...
UN: Sex Exploitation by Peacekeepers Strongly Underreported
Members of a U.N. peacekeeping mission engaged in "transactional sex" with more than 225 Haitian women who said they needed t...
US Leading Effort to Assign Blame for Syria Chlorine Attacks
The United States is leading an effort to create a way to attribute blame for chlorine attacks in Syria, diplomats say.
Most Popular Military News
Plans for Pentagon's Future Flying Bomb Truck Begin to Take Shape
DoD officials may select a bomber already in the Air Force's inventory to become its munitions-packed "arsenal plane."
Navy Submarine That Went Missing with 80 Sailors Aboard Found 75 Years Later
A team of ocean explorers confirmed that the USS Grayback was discovered about 50 nautical miles south of Okinawa in June.
New Marine Corps PFT Rules Start Soon. Here's Who Will Face Them First
Marines will soon get the option to swap crunches on their physical fitness test with a plank.
The Army Is Thinking About Giving SOF PSYOP Soldiers a Distinctive New Beret
A distinctive uniform item for PSYOP soldiers is currently undergoing testing.
After Marine Died on Their Wedding Day, Spouse Pleads for a Proper Goodbye
Marine Master Sgt. Jeffrey Briar died Sept. 22, 2019, shortly after he and Jennifer Crowley were married.
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US Soldier Who Died in WWII Awarded Posthumous Silver Star
Staff Sgt. Edmund "Eddie" Sternot of the 101st Airborne Division held back a German attack during the Battle of the Bulge.
Post-9/11 Wars Have Cost American Taxpayers $6.4 trillion, Study Finds
The estimated price tag increased by $500 billion since November 2018.
Fort Carson Sergeant Killed by Another Soldier to Be Buried in Miami, Police Say
The soldier was shot and killed by a fellow service member who witnesses said was "messing with" a gun when it went off.
Navy Overhauls Ship Navigation Training After Deadly Collisions
New sailors at technical schoolhouses now watch a somber video about the Fitzgerald and McCain collisions.
Navy Proposes Shorter Deployments for EOD Sailors
The proposal would extend the standard 24-month deployment cycle out to as long as 36 months.
Navy to Name Ship After the Late Sen. Cochran of Mississippi
The Navy will name a ship after the late Republican U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi, who was a Navy veteran.
Air Force News
Senator Asks DoD to Investigate Discharge of Whistleblower
Master Sgt. Jay Ellis' complaints about sexual assault and harassment within the 115th Fighter Wing sparked investigations.
Arizona Looking for Military Personnel Owed $2.3 Million in Unclaimed Funds
More than 8,800 military personnel who were once stationed in Arizona have unclaimed money waiting for them.
F-35 Still Falling Short on Combat Readiness, Official Says
Each of the JSF variants is still coming up short on combat readiness goals, according to the Pentagon's top weapons tester.
Marine Corps News
Schools Closed as Virginia Police Hunt Marine Deserter Wanted in Murder Case
Authorities have warned people to lock their doors after spotting a vehicle linked to a Marine deserter.
Grand Rapids to Pay $190K to Marine Veteran Held by ICE
The City Commission unanimously approved the payment to resolve a Michigan Department of Civil Rights complaint.
Marine Donates His Uniform so Hit-and-Run Victim Can Be Buried in It
Veterans Samuel Jackson and Richard Dunn never met, but one Marine Corps uniform will connect them forevermore.
Coast Guard News
NTSB: Coast Guard Ignored Duck Boat Safety Proposals
Investigators say the changes might have prevented last year's Missouri accident, which killed 17 people.
Woman Who Scammed Coast Guard Veteran Gets 10-Year Prison Sentence
The woman was convicted of scamming an 82-year-old Florida veteran out of his life savings.
Coast Guard Football Coach Bill George to Retire Following Saturday's Season Finale
He has been the head football coach at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy for the past 21 seasons.