Standish, Mich., is dependent on its prison, which is about to close. It says it still wants the Guantánamo detainees to fill the void, but opponents are pushing to recall members of city council.
The debate over sending more US troops frames a larger clash over counterinsurgency strategy as the new template for war.
If guarding the controversial prisoners keeps a Standish, Mich., prison open, many locals are for it.
Nevertheless, Iraq is much safer for Iraqis than it's been in a long time as British and Australian troops take their leave.
Command Sgt. Maj. Teresa King is first woman to head Army's only drill sergeant school.
The US general credited with turning around a bleak war effort spoke yesterday to Harvard students, who forgave the one ‘blemish’ on his record: a PhD from Princeton.
Control of roads and rural areas vexes coalition effort.
Army Chief Ashfaq Kayani has been curtailing the political influence of a military accustomed to running the country.
Delivered Tuesday March 18, 2008, at Constitution Center in Philadelphia.