Trump: It Looks Like Iran Hit Saudis, No Military Option Yet
President Donald Trump declared Monday it "looks" like Iran was behind the explosive attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities.
Trump Says Peace Talks with Taliban Are Now 'Dead'
It's unclear whether Trump will go ahead with planned U.S. troop cuts.
Pentagon Cancels Billion-Dollar Missile Defense Project
The move is aimed in part at considering new approaches to missile defense at a time of rapid technological change.
US Officials: Iran Test-Launched a Medium-Range Missile
Iran has responded to stepped-up U.S. economic sanctions with a variety of military moves.
US Troops Returning to Saudi Arabia Amid Threats from Iran
The Saudi air base became a hub of American air power in the Middle East in the 1990s but was abandoned by Washington in 2003...
Iran Says It Seized British Oil Tanker in Strait of Hormuz
The operator of the Stena Impero said it was unable to contact the ship.
Pentagon In Its Longest-Ever Stretch of Leadership Limbo
When he resigned as defense secretary last December, Jim Mattis thought it might take two months to install a successor.
US Proceeding with Plan for Coalition to Deter Iran Threats
Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford said the Pentagon has developed a specific plan.
Admiral Who Was to Lead Navy Will Retire Over Bad Judgment Concerns from SecNav
The sudden move by Adm. William Moran may add to the perception of turmoil in the Pentagon's senior ranks.
Islamic State in Afghanistan Aims to Attack US, General Says
Marine Gen. Frank McKenzie said ISIS would be hard pressed to carry out an attack on the U.S. homeland.
US Carrier in Persian Gulf Region Sends Clear Signal to Iran
In recent years, there has been no regular U.S. aircraft carrier presence in the Middle East.
US Commander Says Mideast Buildup Prompted Iran 'Step Back'
Tensions between the U.S. and Iran have worsened since President Trump withdrew from a 2015 nuclear agreement.
Sources: Pentagon Proposing Troop Buildup in the Mideast
The Pentagon on will present plans to the White House to send up to 10,000 more troops to the Middle East, officials said.
Pentagon Shifting $1.5 Billion to Border Wall Construction
The Pentagon says it is reallocating $1.5 billion to help pay for construction of 80 miles of wall at the U.S.-Mexican border...
Pentagon Suspends War Remains Effort with North Korea
The Defense POW-MIA Accounting Agency said it has had no communication with North Korean authorities since the Hanoi summit....
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