The Pentagon confirmed that a U.S. F-15C fighter jet crashed Wednesday morning in Virginia during a “routine mission.”
The Pentagon on Tuesday rejected demands by China that the United States end all surveillance flights along China’s borders.
Some 83,000 Pentagon employees and contractors who handle classified intelligence were found to have unpaid federal taxes totaling $730 million, which makes them more likely to “compromise classified information,” according to a report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO).
The Pentagon announced to congressional leaders that it supports Israel’s request for $225 million in additional funding for the Iron Dome missile defense program.
The Pentagon is shifting their funds to a green agenda, due largely in part to a 2003 climate change study that linked climate change to national security, the Washington Times reports.
The risk of war in Asia will increase over the next 10 years as U.S. military forces struggle to maintain their edge amid declining budgets and increasing threats, according to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
The Pentagon told ABC News on Monday that the viral photos appearing to show uniformed American service members criticizing a U.S. strike on Syria are a hoax, and potentially part of a pro-Assad disinformation campaign.