As the US military shifts its focus to supporting local security forces and their efforts to stabilize conflict zones, the Army has started weighing cultural readiness and empathy as valuable traits for the new Security Force Assistance Brigades.
President Trump is expected to relax regulations on US-built drones to help the industry compete on a global scale. While US drones are the gold standard for quality and technology, strict sales regulations have severely limited their markets.
Pentagon continues its debate over how broadly to enforce a ban on transgender troops' service ordered by President Trump.
Defense Secretary Mattis's trip to Minot Air Force Base, while it reenforced the presence and strength of the US nuclear arsenal, was not intended to trigger a response from North Korea. But his visit still sent a clear message: An attack on the US is a mistake.
Russian President Vladimir Putin warned US officials not to send defensive weapons to Ukraine, something US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has openly considered.
United States Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis says ISIS militants, routed from a stronghold in Iraq, are now caught between the Syria-Iraq border where converging forces will be able to target them.
United States Navy and Marine Corps divers on Tuesday work on recovery efforts inside sections of a US guided-missile destroyer that collided with a merchant vessel near Singapore. Monday's collision is the fourth major accident in the US Pacific fleet this year.
United States intelligence agencies have struggled to nail down an estimate for the rogue nation's nuclear arsenal. Military leaders are also concerned about how fast North Koreas's firepower could be mobilized.
Marine Corps Gen. Joseph Dunford urged a peaceful resolution with North Korea but also backed up the president's statement that the US is 'locked and loaded.'
President Trump is backing an Obama-era initiative which incentivizes private companies to innovate defense tech, but some members of Congress question the initiative’s efficacy.
President Trump may be tweeting about 'fire and fury,' but Secretary of State Rex Tillerson assures that a nuclear attack from North Korea remains unlikely.
After Trump's unexpected tweets last week, Pentagon lawyers and White House officials are meeting to discuss what the transgender ban could look like and how it would impact transgender soldiers currently serving.
A bipartisan bill to provide G.I. and college benefits for veterans after active-duty service has met with overwhelming approval in Congress.