Trump’s Polish Message to NATO
New security agreement rewards Poland’s commitment to defense spending.
Pentagon Warns Turkey of Sanctions Over Russian Missile System
Decision to start ‘unwinding’ Turkey from the F-35 fighter jet program is the latest sign of strained ties between the two nations.
Clash Coming Over Trump’s Arms Sales to Saudi, UAE
A bipartisan group of senators vowed to block the administration’s move to bypass Congress and expedite an $8 billion package.
Admiral Squashed White House Request to Hide USS John McCain
The debacle threatened to overshadow Patrick Shanahan’s first major speech on the international stage.
U.S. and China Defense Chiefs to Meet in Singapore
The tete-a-tete on the sidelines of Asia’s leading security summit comes as Washington and Beijing clash on issues from cybersecurity to trade.
Huawei Faces Global Fallout From Trump Ban
The Chinese telecom giant is getting increasingly squeezed by American trade restrictions.
U.S. Intel Indicates Iran Behind Tanker Sabotage
President Trump is warning armed conflict with Iran would be the country’s ‘official end.’
Where Is Trump Headed on Iran?
Lawmakers and American allies are growing skeptical toward the White House’s efforts to counter Tehran.
U.S. Sends More Firepower to Counter Iran
National security experts warn the two countries may be headed toward a military confrontation.
Security Brief: Bolton’s Warning to Iran
White House says it will deploy carrier strike group and bomber task force to counter Tehran.
Security Brief: Shanahan Cleared by Pentagon IG
Acting defense secretary scores major victory on path to nomination.
Security Brief: Terror in Sri Lanka, Zelensky Cruises to Victory
Massive bombings strike island nation, leaving nearly 300 dead.
Security Brief: The Coming Clash Over America’s Nukes
Trump wants to build more nuclear weapons. Will Congress let him?
Security Brief: India and Pakistan Trade Barbs; Violence Escalates in Libya
Islamabad and New Delhi trade barbs, a Libyan strongman advances on Tripoli, Washing and Beijing signal progress on trade deal.
Security Brief: Shanahan Under Fire; Islamic State Falls; Mueller Finds No Collusion
An inspector general investigation further tarnishes the former Boeing executive.
Security Brief: Boeing 737 Safety Systems Under Scrutiny; Terror in Christchurch
Federal transportation officials are examining the aircraft giant’s safety reports.
Security Brief: Trump’s Budget Hits the Streets; Aid on Fire in Venezuela
Trump administration seeks another major hike in defense spending.
Security Brief: Hanoi Summit Cleanup; Mattis vs. the Aircraft Carrier
White House aides insist the Vietnam summit was not a failure.
Security Brief: Trump, Kim Head to Vietnam; DOD’s Long Term Plans at the Border
U.S. leader seeks tangible progress on North Korean denuclearization at highly anticipated summit.
Security Brief: Constitutional Crisis Over Trump’s Wall; India, Pakistan on Edge
States sue to block construction of border wall; India, Pakistan military tensions ramp up following Kashmir attack.