Henry “Hank” Crumpton believes the ISIS strategy “does not reflect reality on the ground.”
An American journalist held prisoner by Iranian-backed rebels has arrived safely in Oman.
The former CIA director called the trade a “very, very close call.”
Bernadette Meehan is said to be stepping down this week.
A new position for hostage issues raises policy questions and comes with operational risks.
McConnell's move means the first procedural vote could come as early as Tuesday.
“It’s not going to change the balance of the effort with five guys," McChrystal said.
The aircraft is poised to dodge retirement. Again.
It remains to be seen whether there will be an agreement by the June 30 deadline.
The Pentagon shipped live anthrax to at least 24 labs in 11 states and two countries.
Live anthrax was shipped to 18 labs in the U.S. and abroad.
The incident occurred in 2008, according to a defense official.
Islamic State militants have been destroying ancient ruins in war zones.
Obama said a "verifiable, tough agreement," is the only way to prevent a nuclear-armed Iran.
The travel ban on Taliban leaders freed in Bergdahl swap was due to expire Monday.
The pledge is a follow-up to the wide-ranging cyber alliance the two countries revealed in April.
he House Appropriations Committee will mark up the 2016 defense spending bill.
The GOP hopeful said he has no reservations about putting boots on the ground.
“The first duty of our national government is to protect the homeland," he said.
The only question now is how far the 2016 hopeful will go to kill the law.
Deb Fischer pointed to changes like addressing the “growing bureaucracy” at the Pentagon.
Senate Homeland leaders gave the Pentagon a June 15 deadline.
"Their job requires basically only fulfilling the bare minimum," Josh Earnest said.
Ash Carter on Friday became the first Defense secretary on the social media platform.