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U.S. will send 217 more troops to Iraq to help fight ISIL

  • 04/18/2016
  • Source: USA TODAY
  • by: Jim Michaels
The U.S. has agreed to deploy more than 200 additional troops to Iraq and to send Apache helicopters for the first time into the fight agains...

Donald Trump is right about NATO, alliance burden sharing

  • 04/15/2016
  • Source: Fox News
  • by: J.D. Gordon
As a former Pentagon spokesman who’s been stationed in both Europe and Asia over a 20-year military career, I believe Donald Trump is 100 per...

Iran Vows to Defend Muslim Nations Against Israel

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday vowed to defend Muslim countries against terrorism and Israel ...

China’s aggression over South China Sea exposes rift between Obama, top Navy advisers

Provocations cast pall over Komodo 2016 international naval exercises...

Russia shrugs off criticism after buzzing U.S. ship

  • 04/14/2016
  • Source: USA Today
  • by: John Bacon
U.S. defense officials say two Russian SU-24 jets made "aggressive" and "unsafe flight maneuvers" as they buzzed the USS Donald Cook in the B...

US reportedly has plan to arm moderate Syrian rebels in case cease-fire fails

Will US arm moderate Syrian rebels if cease-fire fails? ...

Belgium charges two, detains three over Brussels, Paris attacks

  • 04/12/2016
  • Source: Reuters
Belgium has charged two more men with terrorist offences linked to last month's bombings in Brussels ...

U.S. limits training in Ukraine to avoid provoking Russia in the region

  • 04/11/2016
  • Source: USA TODAY
  • by: Jim Michaels
The White House has boosted aid for Ukrainian forces battling Russian-backed separatists but limits training to mainly defensive tactics...

Obama says Hillary Clinton’s private server did not endanger national security

Obama said Sunday that Hillary Clinton showed “carelessness” by using a private email server, but he also strongly defended his former secre...

US warns of 'credible threats' to Americans in Turkey

The U.S. issued a dire warning to its citizens Saturday about “credible threats” to tourist areas in Turkey on the same day Turkish authoriti...

Iran’s Khamenei: ‘The Americans Cannot Be Trusted’

  • 04/09/2016
  • Source: Breitbart
Ali Khamenei reiterated his distrust of the United States to the Iranian people ...