Top U.S. commander in Afghanistan said Wednesday he did not believe the Taliban posed an existential threat to Afghanistan, but U.S. troops will still be needed there after the war ends in December to prevent al Qaeda from "regenerating degraded capabilities."
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The group also warned of further actions of Russia annexes Crimea.
Rogers said charges, if true, would "destroy" Congress’s relationship with the agency.
Senate Intelligence Committee Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) on Tuesday sparked a firestorm after she accused the CIA of illegally searching her committee’s computers and potentially violating the Constitution.
Groups of armed forces who have taken over military installations in Crimea are Russian forces, the top commander of NATO and U.S. forces in Europe said in a statement Tuesday, seeking to clear up confusion over where the forces were from.
A top defense official said he thought it was time to reconsider the legal authority used by the military to target terrorists around the world.
Michael Lumpkin, assistant defense secretary for special operations...
Chambliss said the last obstacle is a liability protection provision.
Vice Adm. Michael Rogers said the NSA needs to protect civil liberties and privacy.
The margin was narrow, with 43 percent disapproving and 42 percent approving.
A flurry of defense-related Capitol Hill hearings begin Tuesday with President Obama’s nominee to head the National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command.