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U.S. boosts military advisers to help Syria fight ISIL

  • 04/25/2016
  • Source: USA Today
  • by: Jim Michaels
President Obama's decision to send another 250 military personnel to Syria is aimed at building a local ground force capable of destroying th...

US cyber command opening up new front against ISIS

The U.S. is attacking ISIS' cyber capabilities...

North Korea Threatens Fifth Nuclear Test: U.S. Should Offer To Swap Military Exercises For Nuke Halt

  • 04/25/2016
  • Source: Fortune
  • by: Doug Bandow
Whatever the issue and occasion, North Korean ambitions loom large....

Obama To Deploy 250 Extra U.S. Special Forces Troops To Syria

President Barack Obama will announce later on Monday plans to send up to 250 additional U.S. special forces troops to Syria...

Problems mount for Obama in Syria, Iraq

The Obama administration confronted setbacks Thursday in its efforts to defeat the Islamic State, with reports that Russia is moving more mil...

B-52 deployment sends more than one message

In briefing reporters at the Pentagon on a recent mission, a U.S. military spokesman used the words "legendary" and "iconic" to describe the ...

Senators Challenge US Military Aid to Saudi Arabia

  • 04/20/2016
  • Source: Truthout
  • by: Robert Naiman
Until recently, the US relationship to Saudi Arabia has been one of those things that we're not allowed to do anything about...

Russia Warns US Military: "We Will Take All Necessary Measures"

If you were wondering what the immediate U.S. response would be to the embarrassing incident that took place in the Baltic Sea last week betw...

Latest Deployments to Bring Number of U.S. Troops in Iraq to over 4,000

  • 04/19/2016
  • Source: Breitbart
  • by: EDWIN MORA
The Obama administration has authorized the deployment of 200-plus additional troops to Iraq, which would bring the total number already ther...

CIA chief in Saudi Arabia with Obama

CIA Director John Brennan is accompanying President Obama to Saudi Arabia...

John Cornyn slams Obama for opposition to bill allowing terrorism lawsuits

The Republican author of a bill that would allow U.S. victims of terrorism to sue foreign governments blasted President Obama on Tuesday for ...

New GAO Report Reveals Something Still Unusual About VA Documentation for Veterans Care

  • 04/18/2016
  • Source: The Blaze
  • by: Fred Lucas
Nearly two years after the Department of Veterans Affairs scandal first emerged, the wait times and the accuracy of records for veterans seek...