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Chavez warns of ‘war’ over Colombia-US deal

Quito: Leftist leaders from Venezuela and Ecuador thundered against a US military presence in Latin America on Monday, warning the "winds of war" were...

Russia Allows Transit for Afghanistan-bound US Troops

WASHINGTON: An agreement signed in Moscow today permits the United States to transit troops and weapons across Russian territory en route to Afghanistan. The pact,...

New Rules of Engagement for German Troops in Afghanistan

According to media reports, the German government has dropped some of the conditions of engagement under which its soldiers in Afghanistan had been bound....

Taliban launch ‘operation’ against Marines

Kandahar, Afghanistan: Afghanistan's insurgent Taliban movement said Monday they had launched a guerrilla operation to counter a major assault by US Marines on their...

Added US Troops Enable Afghanistan Strategy, Mullen Says

WASHINGTON: Additional American troops in Afghanistan are making it possible to institute the new strategy in the country, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs...

Combat Aviation Brigade wraps up error-free Iraqi deployment

FORT HOOD, Texas: The 4th Infantry Division's Combat Aviation Brigade found another reason to celebrate its recent return from a successful year-long deployment in...

Bomb blast kills 33 as Iraqis take charge of security

BAGHDAD: Iraqi forces were in control of towns and cities nationwide after the pullout of US troops six years after the invasion, but a...

Airpower: Predator employs Hellfire missile

SOUTHWEST ASIA: Coalition airpower integrated with coalition ground forces in Iraq and the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan during operations June 27, according...

US Soldiers Deliver Armored Trucks to Iraqi Army

BAGHDAD: Iraqi troops in northeastern Baghdad have a new weapon in their arsenal, thanks to U.S. soldiers here. Soldiers from 115th “Muleskinner” Brigade Support Battalion...

Next 18 Months Critical in Afghanistan, McChrystal Says

WASHINGTON: The next 18 months will be crucial in Afghanistan, the new commander of NATO and U.S. forces there said today. “I think that the...