A submariner's life is not easy, with sometimes-lengthy confinement to small spaces, manufactured air and artificial light.
Flournoy said the task of deterring China while seeking avenues of cooperation was hindered by divisions in the U.S.
For the first time since 2008, the Democratic Party will control both chambers of Congress and the executive branch.
China sent eight bombers and four fighter jets into airspace just southwest of the island on Saturday.
The law authorizes the coast guard to demolish other countries’ structures built on reefs and islands claimed by China.
The legal implications mean the U.S. must take the determination into account in formulating policy toward China.
Wednesday's events shocked U.S. allies.
"Taiwan may well play a role in the growing Sino-American rivalry similar to Europe's during the Soviet-American Cold War."
With more navigable waters due to melting sea ice, the Navy's strategy refers to the region as a "Blue Arctic."
Beijing's animosity has increased dramatically since Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen won election in 2016.
According to the Pentagon, more than 200,000 of the next-generation Uniform Services Identification Cards have been...
The allegations of drinking on duty and other misconduct sank President Trump's bid to make Jackson secretary of the VA.
The ordeal left them disillusioned, homeless and wanting to warn other military families about their nightmare experience.
The Army's top enlisted leader called the food quality "unacceptable."
The failure occurred just minutes after SpaceX declared success.