Aircraft from Carrier Air Wing 5 and Carrier Air Wing 17 fly in formation over the Nimitz Carrier Strike Force (CSF). The USS Nimitz (CVN 68) and USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Carrier Strike Groups are conducting dual carrier operations in the Indo-Pacific as the Nimitz CSF.

The US is officially rejecting Beijing's 'predatory' claims to most of the South China Sea

The U.S. is aligning its South China Sea policy with a 2016 international arbitration tribunal ruling and officially rejecting many of China's claims to the contested waterway, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Monday

President Donald Trump shows a chart highlighting arms sales to Saudi Arabia during a meeting with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, March 20, 2018, in Washington.

Trump fired top State Department watchdog over probe into Saudi arms sales, lawmakers say

President Donald Trump may have fired State Department Inspector General Steve Linick because he was investigating U.S. military sales to Saudi Arabia, Democratic lawmakers said on Monday, although Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he sought Linick's removal because his work was undermining the department

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The US just designated a white supremacist group as 'terrorists' for the first time

The Russian Imperial Movement is "in the business of providing training to Neo-Nazis and white supremacists across Europe," the State Department said.


Planned $1 billion cut in US aid would come from Pentagon fund for Afghan security forces

"The idea they would cut security forces funding goes against U.S. national security interests."


350 American coronavirus evacuees arrive at Travis AFB

The evacuees will be quarantined for 14 days after landing, said the Department of Defense.