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US: Russia has fired rockets into Ukraine

...sanctions on Russia.The timing of the memo also could be aimed at dissuading Russia from further military posturing. The Pentagon said just days ago that the movement of Russian heavy-caliber artillery systems across its border into Ukraine was "imminent...
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Long before 9/11, there was 1812

...focus on the British attack. Every Sept. 11, our nation remembers the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center towers and Pentagon. Everyone old enough to remember the tragedy can remember where they were and what they were doing on that day. The massive...
Pentagon to investigate alleged Guard misconduct

ANCHORAGE - Pentagon officials will conduct a federal investigation of allegations of sexual abuse by Alaska National Guard members, a spokeswoman...
Iraqi prime minister's focus is to defend Baghdad

...nearly three years after the American military withdrew.The Pentagon said Tuesday that nearly half of the roughly 300 U.S. advisers...bringing the total to nearly 200.Rear Adm. John Kirby, the Pentagon spokesman, also said the U.S. is conducting up to 35 surveillance...
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House panel OKs $601 billion defense bill

...Thursday morning as a House panel rebuffed Pentagon pleas and approved a $601 billion defense...measure.The bill also prevents the Pentagon from moving ahead with another round...shutter excess facilities and rejects any Pentagon effort to force service members to pay...
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No secret to improving intelligence or have been built since September 2001," the Post reports. "Together they occupy the equivalent of almost three Pentagons or 22 U.S. Capitol buildings-about 17 million square feet of space." This seems like a waste of resources, considering...
Five US troops killed by friendly fire in Afghanistan

...reminder that the conflict is nowhere near over for some U.S. troops, who will keep fighting for at least two more years.Pentagon spokesman Rear Adm. John Kirby said the five American troops were killed Monday "during a security operation in southern...
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Bergdahl describes Taliban captivity

...unclear when he may get to go home.The Pentagon said in a statement Sunday that it would...Bergdahl now finds himself, according to a Pentagon psychologist who is an expert in dealing...anonymity under ground rules set by the Pentagon.
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Pentagon report: NKorea moving toward nuke missile

...nuclear and missile technology, the Pentagon said Thursday in a report to Congress...Jong Il, died in December 2011. The Pentagon report said the U.S. foresees little...missile."In its report Thursday, the Pentagon made no mention of the DIA report.The...
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The Pentagon's Achilles' heel

The Pentagon currently spends more than $50 billion...Afghanistan. It is not surprising that Pentagon leaders have complained that health care...with the nation's troops. What do the Pentagon's health care billions buy? A plan...


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