Israeli Official Confirms Syria Airstrikes as Russia Objects
An Israeli security official on Wednesday confirmed responsibility for overnight airstrikes in Syria.
Ukraine Says It Will Send Naval Ships Through Kerch Strait Soon
On Nov. 25, Russian border guards opened fire on three Ukrainian navy vessels moving through the Kerch Strait near Crimea.
Putin: If US Develops Banned Missiles, So Will Russia
Putin warned the United States that if it walks out of a key arms treaty, Russia will do the same.
Russia to Provide Syria with New S-300 Air Defense Missiles
Russia will supply Syria with sophisticated S-300 air defense systems after last week's downing of a Russian plane.
Russia Blames Israel for Shooting Down of Plane Off Syria
A Russian reconnaissance aircraft was brought down by a Syrian missile over the Mediterranean, killing all 15 on board.
Russia Says Syrian Government Now in Control of Rebel Town
The Russian military announced that the Syrian government is in full control of a town on the outskirts of Damascus.
Underwear Dance in Dorm Nearly Gets Russian Cadets Expelled
The mock striptease recorded by cadets at the Ulyanovsk Civil Aviation Institute went viral earlier this week.
Putin Lays Down a Number: US Must Cut 755 Moscow Diplomats
Russian President Vladimir Putin has demanded the United States cut its embassy and consulate staff in Russia by 755 people.
Lawyer: Snowden to Stay in Russia for Now
Edward Snowden may be settling in for a long stay in Russia, his lawyer indicated Wednesday, saying the National Security Age...
Russia Orders Cut in US Diplomats in Reaction to Sanctions
The U.S. Senate approved a new package of stiff financial sanctions Friday against Russia, Iran and North Korea.
Russia Fires Missiles from Mediterranean at ISIS in Syria
Russia has fired cruise missiles from the Mediterranean Sea on positions of the Islamic State group in Syria.
Russia Halts Sales of New Weapons to Syria
Russia on Monday signaled that it would not sign new weapons contracts with Syria until the situation there calms down.
Russian Lawmakers Mount Fierce Defense of Flynn
Russian lawmakers on Tuesday mounted a fierce defense of U.S. President Donald Trump's former national security adviser.
Muted Reaction in Russia to Trump's Talk of Nuclear Arms Cut
Trump has indicated he could end sanctions imposed on Russia in return for a nuclear arms reduction deal.
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Air Force Warns Against Area 51 Assault Plans as Alien Memes Swamp the Internet
The Facebook event, "Storm Area 51, They Can't Stop All of Us," calls for enthusiasts to show up outside the base Sept. 20.
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Heckler & Koch Defense Inc. will soon begin delivering thousands of 7.62mm squad-designated marksman rifles to the Army.
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The commandant's plan would drastically expand the service's maternity leave benefits.
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The effort, known as One World Terrain (OWT), is part of the Army's sweeping modernization effort.
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Trump Says USS Boxer Destroyed Iranian Drone
He said the amphibious assault ship Boxer took defensive action after the drone closed to within 1,000 yards of the warship.
Gilday Nominated to Be Next Chief of Naval Operations
Vice Adm. Michael Gilday, a three-star admiral, is now the director of the Joint Staff, a position he has held since March.
Air Force News
Air Force JTAC Awarded Silver Star for Calling Airstrikes Under Fire
Tech. Sgt. Michael Perolio received the third-highest award for valor in combat during a ceremony Thursday.
Air Force Fighter Pilot Units Will Get Personal Therapists to Fight Chronic Pain
A personal masseuse, trainer or conditioning coach could be coming to a fighter pilot base near you.
Marine Corps News
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The Marine Corps' Light Marine Air Defense Integrated System, known as LMADIS, jammed an Iranian drone.
Another Military Veteran Joins Kentucky US Senate Race
Democrat Mike Broihier is the latest military-tested candidate aiming to unseat Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
Remains of 22 Troops Killed 76 Years Ago in Battle of Tarawa Return to US
The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency transferred the remains from Tarawa in 22 cases.
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Here's How the US Coast Guard Helped Put El Chapo Away for Life
Drug interdictions by the service played a role in convicting the kingpin.
Barry Drenches Gulf Coast, but Initially Spares New Orleans
Coast Guard helicopters rescued a dozen people and two pets from flooded areas of Terrebonne Parish, south of New Orleans.
Coast Guard Cutter Holds Line on China During Rare Pacific Deployment
Bertholf returned July 2 from the Coast Guard's first full-length deployment to the Western Pacific in seven years.