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Russia poses ‘greatest threat’ to US national security: Dunford

Russia now poses the greatest threat to US national security and its behavior is "nothing short of alarming," Marine General Joseph Dunford, the nominee...

China’s Expanding African Relations: Implications for U.S. National Security

China's rapidly increasing involvement in Africa has fed fears of renewed geopolitical competition with the United States, but the reality is more complicated and...

Hagel says national security assured during shutdown

The Defense Department and other government agencies responsible for national security will carry out their missions despite the government shutdown, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel...

The French White Paper on Defence and National Security

The national security strategy will help France to ward off risks and threats, direct or indirect, likely to endanger the life of the nation....

US Army certifies soldiers ready to defend battlespace with JLENS

Combatant commanders moved one step closer to being able to detect, track and engage threats such as swarming boats and incoming cruise missiles, around...

Global Strike commander: Nuclear deterrence fundamental to national security

The commander of Air Force Global Strike Command visited here recently to discuss the command's mission and its significance to Air Force operations. Lt. Gen....

Sweden Proposes Common Nordic Air Space

Defending a common Nordic air space may be the solution to keeping military costs down in Sweden. The Supreme Commander of the Swedish Armed...

Preserving U.S. National Security Interests Through a Liberal World Construct

The emergence of peer competitors, not terrorism, presents the greatest long-term threat to our national security. Over the past decade, while the United States...

Defense Strategy: Sustaining US Global Leadership – Priorities for 21st Century Defense

The United States has played a leading role in transforming the international system over the past sixty-five years. Working with like-minded nations, the United...

Sustainment Skills Key in Iraq, Afghanistan

As the United States wraps up operations in Iraq and looks to scaling back its force in Afghanistan, a senior defense official emphasized the...