Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 06:59
President Obama pledged Tuesday to give Iraq what it needs to defeat ISIS but stopped short of promising the delivery of high-end weaponry such as Apache attack helicopters and armed drones.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 06:51
The Pentagon’s top weapons buyer announced Sunday that the U.S. would not yet sell F-35 Joint Strike Fighters to Arabian Gulf region nations on the same day Israel confirmed it would buy 14 additional F-35s.
Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 07:32
After conducting missions in Africa and remaining alert to respond to crises, the Marines and Sailors of Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Crisis Response-Africa, also known as Detachment A (Det A), safely returned home to Camp Lejeune, N.C.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 06:22
The U.S. will transfer 20 mine resistant vehicles, commonly known as MRAPS, to African Union forces taking part in military operations in Somalia.
Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 05:37
The U.S. was still adjusting the number of troops that will be committed to the war zones in Afghanistan and Iraq where their ground combat roles have ended, the Pentagon said Tuesday.
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 06:33
The new Army commander in Europe plans to bolster the U.S. armored presence in Poland and the Baltic states and keep rotations of U.S. troops there through next year and possibly beyond to counter Russia.
Friday, August 15, 2014 - 08:00
The United States will soon deliver additional weaponry to help bolster the Lebanese military as it faces a growing threat from Islamic militants amid the fallout from the civil war in neighboring Syria, the U.S. ambassador said Thursday.
Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 06:56
The U.S. has boosted the daily number of surveillance flights over Iraq to 50 in the effort to assess the continuing threat posed by Islamic extremists and ready a possible U.S. response, Pentagon officials said Tuesday.
Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 11:22
The Pentagon is pushing back against the notion that there is 'mission creep' in Iraq, as more troops, aircraft and ammunition are deployed to defend against Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant militants.
Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 11:09
The center was established as a replacement for the Manas Transit Center in Kyrgyzstan, which is slated to close in July.