Thomas Gibbons- Neff for the Washington Post reports Russia has deployed an advanced S-400 surface-to-air missile battery to the Crimean Peninsula amid escalating tensions there, according to Russian news reports. The missile system, once operational
The United States will deploy dozens of special operations forces to northern Syria to advise opposition forces in their fight against Islamic State, a major policy shift for President Barack Obama and a step he has long resisted to avoid getting dra
U.S. intelligence detects dozens of hardened bunkers for leaders
Substantially Altered' ISIS-Related Intel. Last week the US House of Representatives Joint Task Force released their initial findings on the intelligence analysis of the US Military's Central Command (CENTCOM). The report found that, among other thin
This Cloak Makes Russian Military Invisible to Enemy: "For First Time, These Weapons Do Exist"
Bulks Up Defense as Tensions Rise
During my recent visit to my hometown of Laredo, Texas, as I was heading out of town toward Corpus Christi, I passed by the former site of Laredo Air Force Base.
The United States is now engaged in perpetual war with victory nowhere in sight. Iraq is chaotic and scarred. So, too, is Libya. Syria barely exists. After 15 years, "progress" in Afghanistan has proven eminently reversible as efforts to rollbac
An Air Force program, created to improve radio transmission, might be the answer
Military Spokesman: War With Russia Could Break Out 'At Any Minute'
First things first: Before an argument can even be made that the U.S. military's High Frequency Active Auroral Research Program (HAARP) might be the cause of California's never-ending drought, it needs to be made abundantly clear that HAARP was d
Air Force Seeks New Land-Based and Air-Launched Nukes … Advancing what could become a near-total rebuild of the U.S. nuclear weapons arsenal, the Air Force … solicited industry proposals to build a new fleet of land-based nuclear missiles as well
Someday, someone will write a history of the U.S. national security state in the twenty-first century and, if the first decade and a half are any yardstick, it will be called something like State of Failure.
And it's getting worse by the day
Officials: Troops Operating Out of Base on City's Outskirts
Jennings Brown for Vocativ reports he United States just got one step closer to ushering in the era of robotic naval warfare.A 132-foot autonomous submarine known as the Sea Hunter successfully completed its first performance test this week off the c
Soldier prefer small UAVs over robot tanks
For the first time in 14 years, the military is rewriting its body composition standards and the methods used to determine whether troops are too fat to serve.
Our government has spent a lot of good money your tax dollars to train and arm a number of rebel groups in Syria.
400 Troops Will Deploy From Fort Campbell
U.K. military contractors are courting new export markets as the country's vote to leave the European Union squeezes public finances and raises tensions with EU partners.
Obama wants UN help to strengthen the test ban treaty, but supercomputers have already made exploding bombs obsolete.
MOSCOW--Russia's steady buildup of military forces along its border with Ukraine is raising concerns that Moscow, which annexed Crimea in 2014 and then began backing separatists in eastern Ukraine militarily -- including with Russian troops -- may
Melting ice on the Greenland ice sheet could eventually expose an abandoned U.S. military base that contains hazardous waste, scientists warn.
The Chinese Navy held live-fire drills in the East China Sea on Monday, the Defense Ministry said in a short statement posted to its website.
The United States has carried out air strikes on positions of so-called Islamic State (IS) in Libya, following a request by the UN-backed government there, the Pentagon says.
The Navy is set to name a ship after the gay rights icon and San Francisco politician Harvey Milk, according to a Congressional notification obtained by USNI News.
Google Maps Shows Something Hidden Under the Gulf of California
South China Sea as tensions escalate. The drills come weeks after a UN-backed tribunal ruled this month that China did not have historic rights to the hotly contested waters
A simple machine, in the works for 30 years.