After the Trump administration laid out its new strategy in Afghanistan, the pentagon is set to strengthen its campaign against the Islamic state in the country.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, a subsidiary of Raytheon Co , is being awarded a maximum $641.8 million contract to perform Ballistic Missile Defense System
The Pentagon begins it’s first ever full-scale audit, delivering on a campaign promise made by President Trump. Department of Defense Under Secretary David Norquist revealed the projected cost of the audit before the House Armed Services committee on Wednesday.
The Pentagon released the identity of the U.S. solider who died earlier this week in Iraq, while supporting the coalition against ISIS.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government has approved the sale of anti-ballistic missiles to Japan to defend itself against a growing nuclear and missile threat from North Korea, a State Department
By Phil Stewart
Three major U.S. cities are suing the Defense Department over failures in the background check system. San Francisco, Philadelphia, and New York City filed the lawsuit against the Pentagon in federal court Tuesday, saying it did not properly report crimes to the FBI.
Another court has blocked the Trump Administration’s efforts to ban transgender persons from serving in the military. On Friday, the DC Court of Appeals ruled against the request to put a hold on transgender enlistment, which is set to begin on January 1 despite any legal battles.
Defense Secretary James Mattis is visiting troops at Guantanamo Bay, marking the first trip to the U.S. Navy base by a Pentagon chief in more than 16 years. Mattis met with troops Thursday to support them during this Christmas season, and to thank them for their service.