The United States is examining an immense collection of digital documents and other data captured from the Islamic State by U.S.-backed Syrian rebels fighting to retake the strategic city of Manbij, a military official said Wednesday.
The U.S. Navy’s newest $13 billion aircraft carrier is still not ready for combat because of mechanical delays that have already put it two years behind schedule, according to the Pentagon’s top weapons tester.
Russian aircraft bombed a military outpost in Syria used by American and British special forces last month, according to a new report.
A coalition of Syrian opposition groups requested the suspension of U.S.-led airstrikes against the Islamic State terror group in Syria pending an investigation into reports that the campaign killed more than 50 civilians this week.
CLEVELAND, Ohio—Former Texas governor Rick Perry said President Obama has “corroded our military” in remarks at the Republican National Convention on Wednesday.
President Obama awarded the Medal of Honor to a Vietnam War veteran on Monday morning for rescuing dozens of American soldiers who were pinned down by enemy fire in May 1967.
China announced Monday that it will close off part of the South China Sea for military drills this week, just days after an international arbitration court ruled that Beijing’s disputed claims to the strategic waterway are invalid.
The Pentagon released a manual Friday providing step-by-step instructions describing how service members can get a sex change, allowing for extended time off during the transition.
Four retired military working dogs were presented with special medals to commemorate their service on Capitol Hill this week.