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Pentagon to send 320 more troops to US-Mexico border

The US Defense Department announced Monday it would deploy around 320 additional troops to the southern border with Mexico to support immigration officials. The troops,...

Pentagon prolongs US troop deployment at Mexico border

The Pentagon said on Monday (Jan 14) it would extend until Sept 30 the deployment of active-duty soldiers and Coast Guard members at the...

Australian, US forces team up for Exercise Hamel

ROCKHAMPTON, Australia: On the 100th anniversary of WWI's Battle of Hamel, when U.S. and Australian forces first fought side by side against German forces...

India to buy guns worth $553 mn for border troops

India will buy more than 160,000 guns worth $553 million for troops on its disputed, high-altitude borders, the defence ministry said Tuesday. The defence acquisition...

Thousands more US troops arrive in Afghanistan: general

Approximately 3,000 additional American troops have now deployed to Afghanistan under President Donald Trump’s revised strategy for the war-torn country, the Pentagon said Thursday. The...

General’s slip spotlights US troop numbers in Syria

Pentagon officials scrambled Tuesday to clarify how many US troops are in Syria after a general put the number at a "little over 4,000"...

US Has 11,000 Troops In Afghanistan, More Than Previous Count: Pentagon

The Pentagon sharply raised its estimate of the number of US troops currently in Afghanistan Wednesday, ahead of a decision on adding thousands more...

Germany Likely to Pull Troops Out of Turkey

The Berlin government is mulling moving its troops out of Turkey’s Incirlik air base after a second snub by Ankara. A German political delegation...

Pentagon to request thousands more US troops for Afghanistan

The US military will ask the Donald Trump administration next week to deploy thousands more troops to Afghanistan, a senior official says. US media have...

Troops mass in Pyongyang show of strength

North Korea's military forces were massed in Pyongyang on Saturday (Apr 14) for a show of strength by leader Kim Jong-Un as tensions mount...