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US sending military police to two border crossings

PHOENIX (AP) – The U.S. government says it is sending 160 military police and engineers to two official border crossings to deal with asylum seekers in case a federal appeals court strikes down one of the Trump administration’s key [...]

Afghanistan War Enters New Stage as U.S. Military Prepares to Exit

WASHINGTON — Intelligence briefers regularly present President Trump with a classified map of Afghanistan, usually the only report on the war he examines, displaying the strikes carried out in recent days and, critically, the number [...]

Military travel restrictions, Democrats’ demands and misleading Trump claims: Latest coronavirus updates

*/ ]]> The White House announced Thursday that they had named a coronavirus ‘coordinator’ to lead response to the health crisis. Ambassador Debbie Birx, who serves as the U.S. government’s leader for combatting HIV/AIDS [...]

Military, activists: Syrian helicopter shot down in Aleppo

BEIRUT (AP) – A government helicopter was shot down and its crew killed Friday in Syria’s northwest, where a military offensive against opposition fighters is unfolding, a Syrian military official and activists said. Videos posted online [...]

Philippines Tells U.S. It Will End Military Cooperation Deal

MANILA — The Philippines said Tuesday it had officially informed the United States that it was scrapping a military pact that has given the longtime American ally a security blanket for the past two decades. The notice to terminate [...]

11 Americans Were Hurt in Iranian Strike, Military Says, Contradicting Trump

Eleven American troops were treated for concussions after Iranian missiles struck two Iraqi bases where the servicemembers were stationed, the military said on Thursday, contradicting earlier statements by President Trump that no Americans [...]

U.S. Military Unsuccessfully Targeted Second Iranian Official

WASHINGTON — The American military unsuccessfully tried to kill a senior Iranian in Yemen on the same day a drone strike took out Maj. Gen. Qassim Suleimani, one of Iran’s most important commanders, according to American officials. The [...]

Iranian Military Leader Vows ‘Decisive’ Revenge: Live Updates

Embassies warn Americans of potential mortar, rocket, missile and drone attacks. In Jerusalem and elsewhere across the Middle East, United States embassies warned Americans of potential attacks from Iran, as Iranian generals vowed [...]

Iraq parliament votes to expel U.S. military

Iraq’s parliament has voted to expel the U.S. military from the country. Lawmakers voted Sunday in favor of a resolution that calls for ending foreign military presence in the country. The resolution’s main aim is to get the U.S. to withdraw [...]

‘It’s an Atomic Bomb’: Australia Deploys Military as Fires Spread

HASTINGS, Australia — The evacuees walked down the gangway of the giant naval vessel to the dock, each carrying just a few items of luggage. Some held infants and others their dogs, whose legs were still shaky from the 20-hour voyage [...]