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Sunday Dialogue: Reshaping the Military

Sun, 03/09/2014 - 12:00am
Readers discuss what kind of armed forces we need to face the threats of the 21st century.

Invitation to a Dialogue: A Smaller Army

Wed, 03/05/2014 - 12:00am
William D. Hartung of the Center for International Policy calls for a debate on the kind of armed forces we need to face 21st-century threats. Readers are invited to respond.

Hagel Warns Russia Not to Intervene in Ukraine

Fri, 02/28/2014 - 12:00am
At a NATO meeting, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and other defense ministers offered support for the new leadership in Kiev.

A Military Budget to Fit the Times

Wed, 02/26/2014 - 12:00am
The modest proposals from Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel reflect a more realistic assessment of America’s global role.

Pentagon Officials Say They’re Willing to Assume Risks of a Reduced Army

Tue, 02/25/2014 - 12:00am
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel formally unveiled the department’s $496 billion budget for the 2015 fiscal year and acknowledged the risk of a proposed troop reduction.

Pentagon Plans to Shrink Army to Pre-World War II Level

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 12:00am
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel’s budget proposal would eliminate an entire class of Air Force attack jets and scale back the size of the Army not just to pre-9/11 levels, but to the force’s size in 1940.

Kerry and Hagel Defend U.S. Engagement Abroad in Face of Criticism

Sun, 02/02/2014 - 12:00am
Speaking at the Munich Security Conference, Secretary of State John Kerry expressed some exasperation with the criticism that the United States was retreating from a leadership role.

Kerry and Hagel Defend U.S. Engagement Abroad in Face of Criticism

Sun, 02/02/2014 - 12:00am
Speaking at the Munich Security Conference, Secretary of State John Kerry expressed some exasperation with the criticism that the United States was retreating from a leadership role.

Delay in Chemical Arms Pledge Criticized

Fri, 01/31/2014 - 12:00am
The United States sharply criticized Syria for what it called serious and unjustifiable delays in the export of the Syrian chemical weapons stockpile.

Delay in Chemical Arms Pledge Criticized

Fri, 01/31/2014 - 12:00am
The United States sharply criticized Syria for what it called serious and unjustifiable delays in the export of the Syrian chemical weapons stockpile.

Reports of Cheating Prompt Review of U.S. Nuclear Launch Crews

Fri, 01/24/2014 - 12:00am
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel ordered a review of the military’s nuclear force after reports of cheating and low morale among Air Force nuclear launch officers.

Reports of Cheating Prompt Review of U.S. Nuclear Launch Crews

Fri, 01/24/2014 - 12:00am
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel ordered a review of the military’s nuclear force after reports of cheating and low morale among Air Force nuclear launch officers.

Montana: Missile Operators Investigated

Fri, 01/10/2014 - 12:00am
Two missile-launch crew members at Malmstrom Air Force Base have been implicated in an illegal narcotics operation, and their access to classified information has been suspended, a Defense Department official said.

Montana: Missile Operators Investigated

Fri, 01/10/2014 - 12:00am
Two missile-launch crew members at Malmstrom Air Force Base have been implicated in an illegal narcotics operation, and their access to classified information has been suspended, a Defense Department official said.

New Tensions Cloud Deal for Okinawa Base

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 12:00am
A congratulatory phone call between American and Japanese officials was put on hold amid fierce local opposition.

New Tensions Cloud Deal for Okinawa Base

Sat, 12/28/2013 - 12:00am
A congratulatory phone call between American and Japanese officials was put on hold amid fierce local opposition.

Chinese Navy to Aid U.S. Ship Destroying Syrian Chemical Weapons

Fri, 12/20/2013 - 12:00am
Amid continuing territorial tensions in the South China Sea, analysts are hailing China’s decision to aid an American ship tasked with destroying chemical weapons from Syria as a gesture of cooperation.

Chinese Navy to Aid U.S. Ship Destroying Syrian Chemical Weapons

Fri, 12/20/2013 - 12:00am
Amid continuing territorial tensions in the South China Sea, analysts are hailing China’s decision to aid an American ship tasked with destroying chemical weapons from Syria as a gesture of cooperation.

Hagel Criticizes Chinese Navy, Citing Near Miss

Fri, 12/20/2013 - 12:00am
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said the Chinese Navy acted irresponsibly in allowing a warship to pass perilously close to an American warship.

Hagel Criticizes Chinese Navy, Citing Near Miss

Fri, 12/20/2013 - 12:00am
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said the Chinese Navy acted irresponsibly in allowing a warship to pass perilously close to an American warship.