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Pentagon pulls funds for military schools,...

Pentagon pulls funds for military schools,...

North America

Thu, Sep 5 2019

Trump declared a national emergency earlier this year to access the funds from the military construction...

Trump launches new Pentagon command...

Trump launches new Pentagon command...

North America

Fri, Aug 30 2019

The Space Command is the Pentagon's 11th full command and second launched in two years

Demonizing Muslims

Demonizing Muslims

Opinion

Thu, Aug 8 2019

Why Islamophobia has gripped much of the world

Pentagon gets 3rd acting chief since...

Pentagon gets 3rd acting chief since...

North America

Tue, Jul 16 2019

Esper, 55, is expected to be easily passed by the Senate Armed Services Committee, which will hold a...

Pentagon mulling military request to...

Pentagon mulling military request to...

World

Thu, May 23 2019

One of the officials said the requested troops would be defensive in nature

Pentagon seeks to use funds to transport,...

Pentagon seeks funds to bear Taliban...

North America

Fri, May 17 2019

So far, Afghan government officials have been sidelined from talks between Washington and the...

House Armed Services chairman denies...

House Armed Services chairman denies...

North America

Wed, Mar 27 2019

Democratic Representative Adam Smith, the committee's chairman, said the panel did not approve the...

Pentagon authorizes $1bn for Trump's...

Pentagon authorizes $1bn for Trump's...

North America

Tue, Mar 26 2019

The Department of Homeland Security asked the Pentagon to build 92km of 18ft fencing, construct and improve...

Doomed with Democrats, Trump's budget...

Doomed with Democrats, Trump's budget...

North America

Tue, Mar 12 2019

The budget makes no immediate progress on reducing the federal deficit or the national debt

Pentagon submits Space Force proposal...

Pentagon submits Space Force proposal...

North America

Sun, Mar 3 2019

In its current form, the Space Force would be established as its own branch of the military but would...

Acting Pentagon chief not decided yet...

Acting Pentagon chief not decided yet...

North America

Sun, Feb 17 2019

According to the law, the defence secretary has to decide whether the wall is militarily necessary

White House asked for options to strike...

White House asked for options to strike...

North America

Mon, Jan 14 2019

The newspaper reported that the request sparked deep concern among Pentagon and State Department...

Shanahan takes Pentagon helm as Trump...

Shanahan takes Pentagon helm as Trump...

North America

Thu, Jan 3 2019

Shanahan, who took the Pentagon's top spot January 1 after serving as deputy defence secretary, was...

Trump declares victory over IS in Syria,...

Trump declares victory over IS in...

North America

Thu, Dec 20 2018

Currently, about 2,000 US forces are in the country, most of them on a train-and-advise mission to support...

Pentagon looks to exoskeletons to build...

Pentagon looks to exoskeletons to build...

World

Fri, Nov 30 2018

The technology is being developed by Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT.N) with a license from Canada-based B-TEMIA,...

A speaker for the blue wave

A speaker for the blue wave

Shireen Phasha

Thu, Nov 29 2018

Does Nancy Pelosi represent the old politics of favours and loyalties? 

Thousands of US troops could be sent...

Thousands of US troops could be sent...

North America

Mon, Oct 29 2018

The Pentagon declined comment on potential troop numbers

Pentagon chief: Khashoggi murder 'must...

Pentagon chief: Khashoggi murder 'must...

North America

Sat, Oct 27 2018

A critic of Saudi Arabia's powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Khashoggi was murdered after...

US defense chief Mattis says Trump is...

US defense chief Mattis says Trump is...

North America

Tue, Oct 16 2018

Mattis said he had spoken directly to Trump by phone late Monday morning Washington time

Pentagon cancels $300m aid to Pakistan...

Pentagon cancels $300m aid to...

North America

Sun, Sep 2 2018

The Trump administration says Islamabad is granting safe haven to insurgents who are waging a 17-year-old...

Pentagon says China military 'likely...

Pentagon: China military 'likely training...

North America

Fri, Aug 17 2018

The assessment comes at a time of heightened US-China tensions over trade