Policy & Strategy
The Defense secretary called the Islamic group a greater threat than al Qaeda.
In a letter to Obama, the officers said "torture is unacceptable."
With diplomacy Obama's focus, Secretary of State John Kerry is taking the lead.
Army National Guard and Reserve suicides increased from 140 in 2012 to 152 last year, which...
Sergey Lavrov had implied the U.S. was pulling the strings in Ukraine.
Pentagon officials are seeing Russian troop activity along Ukraine's eastern border, after the...
“I’m very sure it’s more than 10,000 to be able to do the job that’s done. … The day-to-day...
The foreign minister said Kiev's operations follow visits from U.S. leaders.
“We hope a recent press report that the White House is considering a post-2014 force in Afghanistan...
House and Senate committees will hear closed testimony on Ukraine.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Monday visited the military’s sexual assault hotline.
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) says the U.S. needs to "prepare for the worst."
Critics said the hairstyle rules discriminated against black women in the military.
The capture of a suspected ringleader behind Benghazi attack refueled a Washington debate.
The defeat was revealed in top-secret court documents declassified on Friday.
Rep. Mike McCaul said, if the allegations are true, the watchdog should be fired at least.
Poor planning that "failed at all levels" led to the death of U.S. diplomat Anne Smedinghoff and...
A Senate panel found the watchdog was too close to political officials.
Jen Psaki said the United States is "disappointed" in the move by the PLO.
The Obama administration on Tuesday announced that it would partially relax a restriction on...
After tortured bodies found, Ukraine chief relaunches operation against Russian separatists.
An administration official said the debate over troop levels is "very much alive."
The State Department is investigating reports that a toxic chemical was used on a village.
The Obama administration has issued a new warning to intelligence agency employees.