Putin urges stronger protection of Russian military secrets

MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin urged Russia’s top domestic security agency on Wednesday to tighten…

Egypt military court upholds sentence against former auditor

CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian lawyer says a military appeals court has upheld a five-year sentence…

WASHINGTON | Space Force would be by far the smallest military service

WASHINGTON  (AP) — The Trump administration’s proposed Space Force, which faces an uncertain fate in Congress,…

Transgender troops tell Congress they excel in military

SAN DIEGO  (AP) — Transgender troops testifying for the first time to Congress on Wednesday said transitioning…

Military spent about $8M on transgender care since 2016

SAN DIEGO / FEBRUARY 27, 2019 (STL.News) Lindsey Muller served in the Army as a man for…

CUCUTA, Colombia | Maduro opponents boost military rhetoric in Venezuela crisis

CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — Opposition leader Juan Guaido has called on the international community to consider…

| Cyprus accuses Turkish forces of new violation of border

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Three days before ethnically split Cyprus’ rival leaders meet in hopes of…

YOLA, Nigeria | Nigeria’s opposition urges military to stay away from vote

YOLA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria’s top opposition candidate urged the military not to be involved in…

MIAMI | Trump pleads with Venezuela’s military to back Guaido

MIAMI (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday pleaded with Venezuela’s military to support opposition leader…

CUCUTA, Colombia | US military planes land near Venezuela border with aid

CUCUTA, Colombia (AP)  — The U.S. military airlifted tons of humanitarian aid to a Colombian town on…

KANO, Nigeria | US military aircraft to deliver more aid to Venezuela border

KANO, Nigeria (AP) — As Nigerians prepared to vote for president on Saturday, Sister Meg Odeh…

The Latest: Aides say Trump could use $21B in military funds

WASHINGTON  (AP)  — The Latest on Congress’ border security measure and President Donald Trump (all times…

CUCUTA, Colombia | Venezuela military barricades bridge in attempt to block aid

CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — The Venezuelan military has barricaded a bridge at a key border crossing,…

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso | Burkina Faso forces kill 146 jihadists after village attack

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Burkina Faso’s armed forces have killed 146 jihadists in three counterterror…

Caracas, Venezuela: Venezuela’s Guaido urges military defections amid protests

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s opposition leader called on more members of the military to abandon…

US Navy News: PP19 Wraps Up Mission in Marshall Islands

KWAJALEIN, Republic of the Marshall Islands (STL.News) – Pacific Partnership 2019 (PP19) recently conducted a series…

United States | Remarks on the Release of the 2018 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices

United States – SECRETARY POMPEO: Good morning, everyone. Since America’s founding, the concept of individual rights…

United States | Senior State Department Official On Title III of the LIBERTAD Act

United States – MODERATOR: Thank you, and good morning everyone, or good afternoon. Thank you for…

8 killed in India-Pakistan fighting amid high tensions

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Indian and Pakistani soldiers have again targeted each other’s posts and villages…

India-Pakistan fighting kills 6 civilians, 2 Pakistan troops

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Indian and Pakistani soldiers again targeted each other’s posts and villages along…

India, Pakistan resume shelling in Kashmir, killing 6

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Indian and Pakistani soldiers again targeted each other’s posts and villages along…

ISLAMABAD | Pakistan ready to hand over Indian pilot amid more shelling

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan prepared to hand over a captured Indian pilot Friday while blistering cross-border…

The Latest: India welcomes decision to release pilot

ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Latest on escalating India-Pakistan tensions (all times local): 4:05 p.m. India is…

Pakistan pledges to release captive Indian fighter pilot

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan‘s prime minister pledged on Thursday his country would release a captured Indian…

Pakistan, India trade fire in Kashmir; villagers flee homes

MUZAFARABAD, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan on Thursday acknowledged receiving information from India regarding a suicide bombing…

Pakistan says it downed 2 Indian warplanes, captured pilot

MUZAFARABAD, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan’s air force shot down two Indian warplanes after they crossed the…

The Latest: Pakistan holds 2 Indian pilots from downed plane

ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Latest on escalating India-Pakistan tensions (all times local): 2:40 p.m. China is…

GENEVA | Police: Avalanche buries ‘several people’ near Swiss peak

GENEVA (AP) — Swiss mountain rescue teams pulled out several people who were buried in a…

WASHINGTON | Trump declaration faces uncertain fate in coming court fight

WASHINGTON (AP) — Let the lawsuits begin. President Donald Trump declared a national emergency along the…

WASHINGTON | Terror suspect wanted by US deported to Turkey

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Turkish man who was arrested in Germany and is wanted for prosecution…