Gen. John Nicholson, the Resolute Support and United States Forces-Afghanistan commander, briefs reporters Dec. 2, 2016, at the Pentagon in Washington, D.C.
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Top US Commander In Afghanistan Wants Thousands More Troops In Country
“I believe we’re in a stalemate,” Nicholson told committee Chairman Sen. John McCain.
Spc. Dayanna Sanchez, a radiology specialist with the 53rd Head and Neck Surgical Team assigned at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, and native of Havana, Cuba, high crawls underneath an obstacle during the 2016 USARCENT Soldier of the Year Competition.
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Requiring Women To Register For Draft Won’t Be Part Of 2017 NDAA
House and Senate policymakers plan to shelve the provision in the National Defense Authorization Act in favor of ordering up a study of the issue.
The tombstone of US Army Capt. Humayun S. M. Khan is seen in Section 60 at Arlington National Cemetery on, Monday, Aug. 1, 2016, in Arlington, Va.
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McCain Slams Trump For Attack On Gold Star Family
Sen. John McCain and President Barack Obama led a growing bipartisan chorus telling Donald Trump to back off Gold Star families.
Left to right: Navy Adm. Kurt W. Tidd; Defense Secretary Ash Carter; Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; and Marine Corps Gen. John F. Kelly applaud during the change-of-command ceremony for the U.S. Southern Command at the command's headquarter in Miami, Jan. 14, 2016.
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Does The US Military Have Too Many Generals?
The Senate is weighing a provision that would force the U.S. military to cut hundreds of general officers.
The 331st  Recruiting Squadron (331st RCS) held a grand opening of a new recruiting facility in Prattville, Ala., May 13, 2015.
Family & Relationships
The Military May Not Be A Family Business Much Longer
The military as a family business faces a decline, but new recruitment techniques show promise.
The U.S. Capitol Building is seen late in the evening from Pennsylvania Avenue on Tuesday, June 24, 2008.
Leadership
Congress Needs More Diversity, Not More Veterans
More veterans in Congress is not the country’s solution to national security; we need more diversity overall.