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Iraqi Troops Retake Some Ramadi Districts From Islamic State
Iraq security forces have recaptured areas lost earlier to the ISIS in and around the battleground city of Ramadi, security o...
Islamic State Group Releases Over 200 Captive Iraqi Yazidis
The Islamic State group released more than 200 Yazidis on Wednesday after holding them for eight months.
Interview: Iraq 'Sleeper Cells' Fight Islamic State Group
"Sleeper cells" made up of former Iraqi police officers and soldiers are tipping off authorities to Islamic State group posit...
Al-Qaida-Linked Inmates Escape from Iraqi Prison
A dozen prisoners including al-Qaida-linked death row inmates escaped from a prison near Baghdad on Friday, the latest sign t...
In Iraq, Former Militia Program Eyed for New Fight
The Obama administration is looking at the Sahwa as a model for how to unite Sunni fighters against the rampant Islamic State...
Al-Qaida Suspects Escape in Iraqi Prison Break
Prisoners seized weapons and set off hours-long clashes with security guards at a prison in Saddam Hussein's hometown that le...
Top Cleric Calls for New Government in Iraq
The spiritual leader of Iraq's Shiite majority has called for the creation of a new, "effective" government.
'Ace of Diamonds' Executed in Iraq
Saddam Hussein's trusted personal secretary, once No. 4 on the U.S. most-wanted list in Iraq, was executed by hanging on Thur...
Signs Of Reprisal Killings Emerge in Iraq
Signs emerged Tuesday of a reprisal sectarian slaughter of Sunnis in Iraq, as police said pro-government Shiite militiamen ki...
Iraqi Officials Say Militants Seize City of Tikrit
Al-Qaida-inspired militants seized effective control Wednesday of Saddam Hussein's hometown of Tikrit, expanding their offens...
Most Popular Military News
Here's the New Light Machine Gun SOCOM Is Evaluating
The new machine gun has come a long way from the prototype that Sig unveiled at SHOT Show last year.
Space Force Offers First Peek at Camouflage Uniform
The United States Space Force has only one member so far, but it appears the service utility uniform is already well under de...
The Navy Once Called Him an ‘Unknown Negro Sailor.’ Now It’s Naming a Carrier After Him
The Navy's acting secretary is breaking with tradition to name a powerful aircraft carrier in his honor.
US Space Command Has Passed First Combat Test, Officials Say
Early warning capabilities helped protect U.S. troops on the ground.
The President's Actions Threatened US Troops, Veteran on Impeachment Team Argues
The only veteran among the House impeachment managers cited his oath to defend the Constitution.
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Illinois Town Sets Public Memorial for Soldier Killed in Afghanistan
The mayor said U.S. Army Spc. Miguel Villalon's death was "personal" to him.
Fort Bragg Paratroopers to Protect US Embassy in Iraq
The 82nd soldiers deployed to Central Command's area of operations Jan. 1-4.
Navy Warns Mail-In DNA Kits Could Bring 'Unwelcome' Family News
Military leaders have been sounding the alarm about security concerns over popular mail-in genetics kits.
V-22 Osprey Designed for the Navy Makes First Flight
A CMV-22B Osprey conducted its first flight operation at Bell's Amarillo Assembly Center in Texas.
Navy Carrier Lincoln Back from Record-Setting 295-Day Deployment
Thousands of sailors are in San Diego after completing the longest carrier deployment since the end of the Cold War.
Air Force News
After Successful Data Transfer Between F-35 and F-22, Air Force Plans New Tests
he U.S. Air Force plans to conduct additional tests at its combatant commands of a sophisticated data-sharing system.
Conservationists Worry that Mountain Home Training Expansion Could Impact Wildlife
The Air Force wants to lower supersonic flight floors in order to provide pilots with more realistic training opportunities.
Marine Corps News
Tamara Campbell Won't Stop Advocating for Survivors of Domestic Violence
HuffPost published a story about Campbell as part of a series of stories about domestic violence in the military.
Trijicon’s New Handheld Range-Finder Will Map the Wind for Extreme Accuracy
The Trijicon Ventus is the world's first handheld device with advanced wind mapping and wind detection.
Marine's Moving Truck Gets Stolen with His Father's Ashes Inside
Surveillance footage from the hotel parking lot shows the thieves getting into the truck and driving away.
Coast Guard News
The 'Little Coast Guard Guy' Makes Waves on National Level
Joe Rodriguez has excelled in the classroom and developed into one of the best swimmers in program history.
Coast Guard Hunts for Cruise Ship Passenger off Puerto Rico
Coast Guard spokesman Ricardo Castrodad said the incident involved the Oasis of the Seas ship.
Coast Guard Officer Accused of Plotting Attack Asks for Leniency
Hasson, 50, has pleaded guilty to gun and drug charges and is scheduled to be sentenced Jan. 31.