Tracking North Korea's Kang Nam is not an extraordinary duty for American warships.
As US prepares to withdraw troops from major cities, bombings in Baghdad and near Kirkuk have the country on edge.
An Iraqi government spokesman's opening line was meant comically, but rang true. The country's military leaders and officials are increasingly emphasizing Iraqi independence.
US Brig. Gen. Steven Salazar, in an interview, says that a budget crisis is shifting the focus away from new recruitment, toward better training for existing forces.
June's pullback is part of the phased withdrawal of US forces. Will it jeopardize hard-won security gains?
Iraqi governor talks about how to revive southern Iraqi city.
British politicians called for an investigation into intelligence mistakes that led the country into the Iraq war.
The dramatic drop in violence over the past year is due in part to US-led efforts. But the insurgency could linger.
The dramatic drop in violenc over the past year is due in part to US-led efforts. But the insurgency could linger.