Rep. Buck McKeon (R-Calif.) is preparing to unveil his last defense bill as chairman of the House Armed Services Committee next week, kicking off what is sure to be a contentious process as lawmakers decide what capabilities the Pentagon will keep during a time of defense budget cuts.
Jen Psaki said the United States is "disappointed" in the move by the PLO.
The foreign minister said Kiev's operations follow visits from U.S. leaders.
Air Force Chief of Staff Mark Welsh said Wednesday that, if lawmakers force the Air Force to keep its fleet of A-10 attack planes, it would be "almost impossible" to achieve its five core missions.
The Obama administration on Tuesday announced that it would partially relax a restriction on military and counterterrorism aid to Egypt.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told his Egyptian counterpart of the move, which lets the United States...
“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.