EU regrets US military policy about-face on landmines

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union expressed regret on Tuesday that the United States has decided to use anti-personnel landmines more widely and once again considers them to be an important weapon of...

US military chief in Africa argues for vital US presence

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The head of U.S. military forces in Africa argued Thursday against troop cuts on the vast and booming continent, saying strategic partnerships in combating a growing extremist th...

Taliban-affiliated journalist, militant spokesman say US military aircraft crashed in Afghanistan

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Taliban-affiliated journalist, militant spokesman say US military aircraft crashed in Afghanistan.

US military says it is investigating reports of an airplane crash in Taliban-controlled territory in Afghanistan

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — US military says it is investigating reports of an airplane crash in Taliban-controlled territory in Afghanistan.

US military training for Saudi students could resume soon

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. training for more than 800 Saudi Arabian military students could be restarted "in the coming days," the Pentagon said Thursday, nearly six weeks after a shooting by one Saudi tr...

US military resumes counter-Islamic State operations in Iraq

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. military is resuming operations against Islamic State militants in Iraq and is working to soon restart training Iraqi forces, U.S. officials said Wednesday, despite deep div...

US officials: US military tried to take out a top Iran commander in Yemen on same day drone strike killed Soleimani

WASHINGTON (AP) — US officials: US military tried to take out a top Iran commander in Yemen on same day drone strike killed Soleimani.

House approves nonbinding measure to 'terminate' US military action against Iran without congressional approval

WASHINGTON (AP) — House approves nonbinding measure to 'terminate' US military action against Iran without congressional approval.

Taiwan airlines avoid Iran airspace

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Due to rising U.S.-Iran tensions following the death of Iranian general Qasem Soleimani, Taiwan flight carriers have modified their routes to avoid entering the airspace o...

Hezbollah chief: US military in the region including bases, warships are fair targets after Iranian general's killing.

BEIRUT (AP) — Hezbollah chief: US military in the region including bases, warships are fair targets after Iranian general's killing.

Pompeo: US military would only hit lawful targets in Iran

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday that any target the U.S. military may strike in Iran, in the event Iran retaliates against America for killing its most powerful general, w...

Pentagon says US military has killed Qassem Soleimani, head of Iran’s elite Quds Force, at direction of President Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pentagon says US military has killed Qassem Soleimani, head of Iran’s elite Quds Force, at direction of President Trump.

US: Military strikes target militia in deadly Iraq attack

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. says it has carried out military strikes in Iraq and Syria targeting a militia blamed for an attack that killed an American contractor. U.S. forces conduct...

US military base blares false alarm amid N Korea concerns

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A U.S. military base in South Korea accidentally blared an alert siren instead of a bugle call, causing a brief scare just as the U.S. and its allies are monitoring for signs...

US military: American service member killed in Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An American service member was killed in action on Monday in Afghanistan, the U.S. military said in a statement, without providing further details. The stat...