The US Troops Leaving Syria Are Headed to Iraq, Kuwait
A U.S. official says the 1K troops being withdrawn from northern Syria will reposition in Iraq, Kuwait and possibly Jordan.
Trump Threatens Turkey's Economy and Imposes Sanctions
The president announced sanctions aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria.
Trump Defends Syria Troop Plan from Criticism Home, Abroad
The sudden decision to pull back U.S. troops from northern Syria drew quick, strong criticism Monday.
Trump: It Looks Like Iran Hit Saudis, No Military Option Yet
President Donald Trump declared Monday it "looks" like Iran was behind the explosive attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities.
Trump Says Peace Talks with Taliban Are Now 'Dead'
It's unclear whether Trump will go ahead with planned U.S. troop cuts.
Pentagon Cancels Billion-Dollar Missile Defense Project
The move is aimed in part at considering new approaches to missile defense at a time of rapid technological change.
US Officials: Iran Test-Launched a Medium-Range Missile
Iran has responded to stepped-up U.S. economic sanctions with a variety of military moves.
US Troops Returning to Saudi Arabia Amid Threats from Iran
The Saudi air base became a hub of American air power in the Middle East in the 1990s but was abandoned by Washington in 2003...
Iran Says It Seized British Oil Tanker in Strait of Hormuz
The operator of the Stena Impero said it was unable to contact the ship.
Pentagon In Its Longest-Ever Stretch of Leadership Limbo
When he resigned as defense secretary last December, Jim Mattis thought it might take two months to install a successor.
US Proceeding with Plan for Coalition to Deter Iran Threats
Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford said the Pentagon has developed a specific plan.
Admiral Who Was to Lead Navy Will Retire Over Bad Judgment Concerns from SecNav
The sudden move by Adm. William Moran may add to the perception of turmoil in the Pentagon's senior ranks.
Islamic State in Afghanistan Aims to Attack US, General Says
Marine Gen. Frank McKenzie said ISIS would be hard pressed to carry out an attack on the U.S. homeland.
US Carrier in Persian Gulf Region Sends Clear Signal to Iran
In recent years, there has been no regular U.S. aircraft carrier presence in the Middle East.
US Commander Says Mideast Buildup Prompted Iran 'Step Back'
Tensions between the U.S. and Iran have worsened since President Trump withdrew from a 2015 nuclear agreement.
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After Almost 5 Years, Army's 101st Airborne Will Return to Full Air Assault Power
U.S. Army aviation officials have launched an effort to restore full air assault capability to the 101st Airborne Division.
New Army Chief Wants to Let Soldiers Stay Longer at Favorite Duty Stations
Could soldiers be able to put off PCS moves for nine years?
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The 2020 military retiree, VA disability and social security pay increase is smaller than the one received in 2019.
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The Army general in charge of the service's new combat fitness test said he's confident it will remain gender-neutral.
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Hundreds of soldiers will test a new lightweight shift designed to keep soldiers dry and warm.
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General: Army's JROTC Needs Tech Programs, Diversity
The Army must invest in STEM education and interactive learning for its JROTC programs to succeed.
Navy's 'Doomsday' Plane Hits a Bird, Suffers $2M in Damages
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Student Naval Pilot Was Flying at 15,000 Feet When Engine Caught Fire
A pilot and instructor were 30 minutes into a planned hour-long training flight when they got indication of an engine fire.
Air Force News
Full F-35 Production May Not Begin for More Than a Year, Pentagon Top Buyer Says
It's official: top Pentagon officials will not clear the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter for full-rate production this year.
Air Force Denies Report More Security Forces Sent to Incirlik
The U.S. has not increased its security at Incirlik Air Base, which it shares with Turkish forces, Air Force officials said.
Air Force Nurse Pleads Guilty in Tricare Fraud Scheme
Federal prosecutors say Maj. Romeatrius Moss pleaded guilty to soliciting and receiving a kickback on Tuesday.
Marine Corps News
Veteran Furious with CVS Manager's Handling of Military Photo; Manager Calls Police
When Regedanz went to the CVS, he said the manager said she couldn't sell him the reprint because of copyright infringement.
Marine Corps Announces It Was Wrong -- Again -- on Iwo Jima Flag-Raising Photo
Evidence shows another Marine long-believed to be in the famous photo from atop Mount Suribachi was misidentified.
Kyle Carpenter Is Still Refusing to Hide His Scars
It's been nine years since the Medal of Honor recipient hurled himself onto a live grenade to save a fellow Marine.
Coast Guard News
Charged with Killing His 'Best Bud,' Coast Guardsman Appears in Camp Pendleton Courtroom
Seaman Ethan W. Tucker was arrested Aug. 28 after a seven-month Coast Guard investigation into the January death.
Coast Guard Offloads $92 Million Worth of Smuggled Cocaine in San Diego
The Coast Guard offloaded more than 6,800 pounds of cocaine -- worth an estimated $92 million -- on Wednesday.
Despite Hurricane Damage, Coast Guard Pressing On with Next-Gen Cutter Construction
Coast Guard's New Plan for Next-Gen Cutter Contracts Will Prevent Delays, Commandant Says