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U.S. Senate to vote on Montenegro NATO membership next week

The U.S. Senate is set to vote next week on the ratification of Montenegro as the newest member of N…

Senators want Sinai Peninsula reclassified as a war zone

The designation would allow hundreds of U.S. troops stationed there to get a break on payroll taxes.…

Justice Department investigates Rep. Duncan Hunter

The Justice Department is investigating California Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter for possible campai…

After delay, Trump's Air Force secretary pick to get Senate hearing

President Trump’s nominee for Air Force secretary is headed to the Senate for a hearing in the Senat…

EUCOM commander: US needs stronger response to Russian disinformation

The U.S. has not done enough to reinforce NATO’s nascent efforts to fight Russia’s prolific propagan…

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U.S. Senate to vote on Montenegro NATO membership next week

The U.S. Senate is set to vote next week on the ratification of Montenegro as the newest member of N…

Senators want Sinai Peninsula reclassified as a war zone

The designation would allow hundreds of U.S. troops stationed there to get a break on payroll taxes.…

Justice Department investigates Rep. Duncan Hunter

The Justice Department is investigating California Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter for possible campai…

After delay, Trump's Air Force secretary pick to get Senate hearing

President Trump’s nominee for Air Force secretary is headed to the Senate for a hearing in the Senat…

EUCOM commander: US needs stronger response to Russian disinformation

The U.S. has not done enough to reinforce NATO’s nascent efforts to fight Russia’s prolific propagan…

Defense budget prospects a murky tale of 'irresistible forces and immovable objects'

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Key congressional Republicans grow frustrated with Defense Secretary Mattis

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Mattis: Big defense spending boost needed now to fix readiness woes

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Democrats hammer Trump budget plan with DoD efficiency study

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US Rep. Wilson backs tough talk on North Korea

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Pentagon’s FY17 supplemental sets up budget caps fight

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Trump seeks defense boost for 2018, $30B supplemental for 2017

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Trump eyes former flight surgeon Mark Green as next Army secretary

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Senate approves National Security Adviser McMaster, 86-10

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White House 'skinny budget' faces congressional headwinds

White House budget director Mick Mulvaney is expected to release his 2018 budget blueprint on Thursd…

White House pulls Mattis pick for top defense-policy spot over senators' objections

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