“We hope a recent press report that the White House is considering a post-2014 force in Afghanistan well below the recommendations of our military commanders is incorrect," said a statement from Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.), and John McCain (R-Ariz.).
Rep. Randy Forbes (R-Va.) on Tuesday had the chance to fly, at least virtually, one of the Pentagon’s most costly weapons programs when he climbed inside the cockpit simulator of an F-35 fighter.
Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) applauded a court ruling requiring the Obama administration to release its redacted legal justification for killing a U.S. citizen in Yemen, but said he wants some lawmakers to be able to read the whole report.
After tortured bodies found, Ukraine chief relaunches operation against Russian separatists.
“It’s more than symbology,” a Pentagon spokesman said.
House and Senate committees will hear closed testimony on Ukraine.
An administration official said the debate over troop levels is "very much alive."
Nations need to feel protected by security agreements, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) said.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Monday visited the military’s sexual assault hotline.
The State Department is investigating reports that a toxic chemical was used on a village.