US troops didn't have eyes on Afghan hospital before attack, there are mounting indications the U.S. military relied heavily on Afghan allies who resented the internationally...ahead, the strike raises questions about whether the U.S. military can rely on intelligence from Afghan allies in a war...
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Eiffel Tower goes dark as France mourns

...reversals this week, with Kurdish forces launching an offensive to retake the strategic Iraqi city of Sinjar and the U.S. military saying it had likely killed Mohammed Emwazi, the British-accented militant known as "Jihadi John" who is seen...
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US begins armed drone flights from Turkey

WASHINGTON - The U.S. military is expanding its combat role in Syria in defense of coalition-backed rebels, conducting armed drone missions into Syria from...
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Veterans Day around the United States

...conflict the world had ever seen. Armistice Day became Veterans Day in the 1950s and now commemorates the spirit of all U.S. military members. A look at how the day is being observed across the country:Parades of prideParades and other celebrations...
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Murkowski names service academy nominees

...has nominated 57 Alaskans to the U.S. military service academies for the class...will make the state proud."U.S. military service academy nominees are selected...Annapolis, Maryland? Kenny Fox, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, New York
Carter: US is retooling fight against IS

...Signaling a possible escalation of U.S. military action in the Middle East, Defense...toward the prospect of deeper U.S. military involvement, although President...other aircraft, and embedding U.S. military advisers with smaller Iraqi units...
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US commander says Afghans requested US airstrike in Kunduz

...attacked the facility."The U.S. military remains responsible for the a matter of days."The U.S. military is doing its own standard investigation...was targeted in error or whether U.S. military personnel followed procedure...
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AP: US analysts knew Afghan site was hospital

...American special operations analysts were gathering intelligence on an Afghan hospital days before it was destroyed by a U.S. military attack because they believed it was being used by a Pakistani operative to coordinate Taliban activity, The Associated...
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Prosecutions highlight bid to clean up defense supply chain

...convictions under a new law that aims to help curb the growing problem of counterfeit parts entering the supply stream for U.S. military contractors.It's a problem that occupies federal investigators particularly in states like Connecticut with many...
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Analysis: Obama crosses own red line with Syrian deployment

...second-term Mideast strategy.The U.S. military footprint in the region is growing...situation he was elected to keep the U.S. military from. Washington has no partners...That was a return to Iraq for the U.S. military after the 2011 withdrawal, which...
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