Iraqi Militia Leader Wants US Troops to Leave
Qais al-Khazali said there's no longer a justification for thousands of U.S. troops to remain in Iraq.
US Official Says Withdrawal from Syria Has Started
A U.S. military official said the process of withdrawal has begun, declining to comment on specific timetables or movements.
Report: China Is Driving Use of Armed Drones in Middle East
The use of armed drones in the Middle East, driven largely by sales from China, has grown in the past few years.
False Alarm, Not Outside Attack, Sets Off Syria Air Defenses
A false alarm set off Syrian air defense systems early on Tuesday.
Israel Blamed for Missile Strike in Syria; 14 Reported Dead
Russia and the Syrian military blamed Israel for a missile attack Monday on a Syrian air base that reportedly killed 14.
Thousands of Foreign Troops in Syria -- But Will They Leave?
Syria is awash in weapons and an array of local militias and thousands of foreign troops, some of which may not leave.
Assaults in Syria and Iraq Oust ISIS from Border Bastions
Syrian troops ousted ISIS extremists from Deir el-Zour in eastern Syria, while Iraqi forces pushed into the group's last majo...
Accusations Grow Against Russia over Syria Civilian Killings
The three missiles fired on a public market in the northern Syrian town of Ariha took the morning shoppers by surprise.
Islamic State Suffering Setbacks in Syria and Iraq
Gone are the days when IS was able to seize territory in both countries with relative ease.
Syrian Troops Seize Air Base in Rebel-held Suburb
Syrian troops and allied militiamen seized control of a sprawling military air base near Damascus on Monday.
US Still Searching for Credible Allies in Syria
Despite years of diplomacy and a CIA operation to vet and train moderate rebels, the U.S. finds itself without a credible par...
Islamic State Attacks Claim More Than 800 Lives Abroad this Year
The Islamic State group has dramatically expanded its theatre of operations from its hub in Syria and Iraq, executing or insp...
Analysis: US Wary Over Hitting Syrian Militants
The U.S. and its allies are trying to hammer out a coalition to push back the Islamic State group in Iraq. But any serious at...
IS Bomb on Russian Plane Would Herald New Phase in Conflict
At this stage, there is no hard evidence. But reports from the U.S. and Britain suggesting an Islamic State group bomb may ha...
Syrian Official Warns US: No Unilateral Airstrikes
Syria's foreign minister warned the U.S. Monday not to conduct airstrikes against the group inside Syria without Damascus' co...
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With B-1 Aging and B-21 Still Years Out, Air Force May Soon Have No Go-To Bomber
The U.S. is the only allied country that still flies bombers.
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Veterans and military groups are pushing for change in the upcoming defense bill.
DoD to Military Members, Dependents: Steer Clear of Vaping
E-cigarettes have been linked to nearly 400 cases of a mysterious lung disease.
A Navy Carrier Strike Group Is Deploying Without Its Broken-Down Aircraft Carrier
Ships from the Harry S. Truman Strike Group are deploying from this week, but one thing is missing -- the Truman.
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The chairman of a task force on chemical contamination says the DoD plans to address issues at more than 400 bases.
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U.S. Army leaders declared victory Tuesday over the service's recruiting crisis.
Army Activates New Units in Europe to Support Poland
The Army Reserve activated seven new units, including a regional support group capable of supporting thousands of soldiers.
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The first video of the unidentified object was taken on Nov. 14, 2004.
Pentagon Steps Up Efforts to Counter China's Rising Power
On Friday an American warship approached the Paracel Islands, an island chain claimed by Beijing in the South China Sea.
Air Force News
Air Force Sending Reinforcements to Area 51 Despite Raid's Cancellation
The U.S. Air Force is still sending reinforcements just in case things get out of hand, top officials said Tuesday.
Air Force to Institute New Fitness Requirements for Commanders
Starting next week, commanders will be expected to stay in shape, according to Chief of Staff Gen. David Goldfein.
Air Force Weighing Medal of Honor Nominations for More Airmen
The Air Force is reviewing a number of airmen who could be considered for the Medal of Honor, the service's top general said.
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Textron Systems is working with the Navy to turn a mine-sweeping unmanned surface vessel into a mine-hunting craft.
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Marine Corps leaders are looking to self-driving ships that will keep the enemy guessing.
Coast Guard News
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A helicopter crew was dispatched to conduct a search for possible people in distress.
Wreckage from Fatal Boat Fire Taken to Naval Base Ventura County
A ship-tracking website shows the barge that transported the Conception in Port Hueneme.
Cruise Ship Carrying Sightseers Collides with World War II Destroyer Floating Museum
Guests on a sightseeing tour got to see what happens when a cruise ship collides with another boat, the USS Slater.