BAGHDAD | A U.S. military official says U.S. troops have begun the process of withdrawing from Syria, declines to discuss details

BAGHDAD  — Jan 11, 2019—A U.S. military official says U.S. troops have begun the process of…

WASHINGTON | US officials say troops at Mexico border to be cut from 5,600 to about 4,000, deployment extended through end of January

WASHINGTON — US officials say troops at Mexico border to be cut from 5,600 to about…

WASHINGTON | Pentagon says troops at US border to cost about $210 million

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon is estimating the cost of the military’s mission on the U.S.-Mexico border…

WARSAW, Poland | New US ambassador introduces herself to Poles in video clip

WARSAW, Poland — The next U.S. Ambassador to Poland has introduced herself to the Polish people…

KABUL, Afghanistan | Afghan forces free most hostages taken in new Taliban attack

KABUL, Afghanistan — Afghan forces rescued nearly 150 people Monday, including women and children, hours after…

JABER AS-SARHAN, Jordan | Syrian troops recapture vital border crossing with Jordan

JABER AS-SARHAN, Jordan — Syrian government forces recaptured a vital border crossing with Jordan on Friday…

Pence says troops should not have to worry about shutdown

WASHINGTON/January 20, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Vice President Mike Pence is making his fourth visit to Israel, returning to…

Israel indicts teenage Palestinian girl who slapped soldiers

RAMALLAH, West Bank/January 01, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— An Israeli military court indicted a teenage Palestinian girl on Monday…

Mattis nixes holiday tradition of seeing troops in war zones

WASHINGTON/December 29,2017(AP)(STL.News)— For only the second time since 9/11, America’s defense secretary didn’t visit U.S. troops…

Trump’s busy Christmas Eve: calls to troops, talk of Santa

PALM BEACH, Fla./December 25,2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —  President Donald Trump’s first Christmas Eve in office was a…

Defence Secretary wishes troops Merry Christmas while in Poland on NATO visit

The Defence Secretary has praised British troops’ work with NATO Allies in Poland during a visit…

Trump pays holiday visit to wounded troops at Walter Reed

BETHESDA, Md. /December 21, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — President Donald Trump paid a holiday visit Thursday to…

Joint Chiefs senior enlisted advisor: US, South Korean troops on DMZ are ‘ready’

WASHINGTON/November 1, 2017 (Army.Mil)(STL.News) — South Korean and American troops on and near the Demilitarized Zone…

APNewsBreak: About 4,000 more US troops to go to Afghanistan

WASHINGTON/June 15, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The Pentagon will send almost 4,000 additional American forces to Afghanistan,…

Pentagon gets more flexibility on Iraq, Syria troops

WASHINGTON/April 27, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The White House is giving the Pentagon greater flexibility to determine…

Iraqi troops face stiff resistance from IS in eastern Mosul

MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi troops faced stiff resistance Saturday from Islamic State militants as they…