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US investigating reported seizure of airdropped arms for Kurdish forces by IS in Kobane Oct 22, 2:11 pm
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): The Pentagon has reportedly said that they are investigating claims that a cache of weapons dropped by the United States-led coalition for Kurdish militiamen have been seized by the Islamic State (IS).
Washington Post Editor Ben Bradlee who steered Watergate Scandal coverage dies at 93 Oct 22, 10:50 am
Washington, Oct 10 (ANI): The former Executive Editor of The Washington Post, Ben Bradlee, who went down in history as the formidable editor of a newspaper that relentlessly covered the Watergate Scandal leading to the resignation of United States President Richard Nixon in August 1974, has passed away at the age of 93.
Anonymous messaging app 'Whisper' reportedly shares users' location with US agencies Oct 17, 2:17 pm
London, Oct 17 (ANI): Whisper, the discreet social media app that lets users post messages anonymously, may have been tracking its users' locations, and sharing it with US government agencies like Pentagon.
London, Oct 14 (ANI): The Pentagon has reportedly said that global warming is changing the way United States trains for and goes to war.
As IS withstands US-led air strikes, it may be plotting to take Baghdad, warn analysts Oct 6, 12:41 pm
Washington, Oct 06 (ANI): The United States-led air strikes targeting the Islamic State (IS) may have prevented the group from advancing in Iraq but analysts suggest that the group may be ramping up operations designed to capture Baghdad one day, a report said.
Iraqi airstrikes 'halt IS advance' in Baghdad Sep 30, 10:26 am
London, Sep 30 (ANI): Iraqi ground forces, backed by airstrikes seem to have halted the progress of Islamic State (IS) militants in western Baghdad.
US military won't send additional warplanes for airstrikes on Islamic State targets, Pentagon says Sep 29, 4:10 pm
Washington, Sep 29 (ANI): The US military will not be sending any additional warplanes to conduct air strikes against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, the Pentagon says.
Washington, Sep 29 (ANI): The leader of al-Qaida's Syria Affiliate Nusra Front has threatened that his group will resort to all possible means to defend against US-led airstrikes.
Fresh US-led coalition air strikes target 4 ISIS refineries, command centre in Syria Sep 29, 10:08 am
London, Sep 29 (ANI): The recent air strikes by the United States-led coalition have reportedly targeted four mobile refineries held by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and a command centre in Syria.
U.S. led airstrikes hit IS target on Syria-Turkey border Sep 28, 11:41 am
London, Sep 28 (ANI): The Pentagon has announced that the global coalition airstrikes led by the United States have hit the Islamic state targets near the captured Syrian town of Kobane on the border with Turkey.
Washington, Sep 25 (ANI): The United States and coalition planes targeted mobile oil refineries, used by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) to raise funds for its operations, in the recent round of attacks in Eastern Syria, said Pentagon.
Pentagon warns campaign against IS militants in Iraq, Syria could continue for 'years' Sep 24, 3:00 pm
Washington, Sep 24 (ANI): The Pentagon has warned that the ongoing operation against the Islamic State could continue for years after the U.S. and its Arab allies successfully launched the first airstrike against the IS militants in Syria.
US, Arab partners begin airstrikes against IS in Syria Sep 23, 10:33 am
London, Sep 23 (ANI): The Pentagon said that the US has begun airstrikes against Islamic State in Syria.
US military mission to combat ISIS in Iraq focuses on 'defeating its ideology': Pentagon Sep 14, 2:00 pm
Washington, Sep 14 (ANI): The Pentagon has sought to downplay the United States military's role in combating the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) by saying that America's game plan focuses on defeating the militant organization by "defeating its ideology."
U.S. to train 5,000 Syrian rebels in battle against IS militants Sep 14, 11:25 am
Washington, Sep 14 (ANI): The United States will train 5,000 Syrian rebels every year to fight Islamic State (IS) militants, said the Pentagon.
Johannesburg, Sep 12 (ANI): Pentagon has reportedly said that the United States combat aircraft will soon start flying out of a base in the Kurdish region of northern Iraq as part of a military campaign to curb the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
London, Sep 06 (ANI): The Pentagon has confirmed that Ahmed Abdi Godane, leader of al Qaeda linked militant group al Shabaab has been killed in Somalia in a United States airstrike that was carried out on Monday this week.
New York, Sep 2 (ANI): The United States military has launched airstrikes in Somalia against an al-Qaeda linked militant group called al-Shabaab, the Pentagon announced on Monday.
US conducts fresh air strikes targeting ISIS near Mosul Dam Aug 31, 12:47 pm
Karachi, Aug 31 (ANI): The United States military has conducted fresh attacks targeting the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) near the strategic Mosul Dam, the Pentagon said.
Second US aircraft carrier sent to China amid seething tension Aug 25, 4:50 pm
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): The United States Navy is reportedly sending a second aircraft carrier strike group to the Asia Pacific region following a dangerous aerial intercept between a Chinese jet and one of its P-8 surveillance craft.
'Apocalyptic' ISIS "beyond anything we've seen," admits Pentagon Aug 22, 12:37 pm
London, Aug 22 (ANI): Both the Pentagon and the United States military have underscored the need to curb the expansion of the militant group, Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) that has wreaked havoc in Iraq and Syria.
London, Aug 14 (ANI): The United States has reportedly said that it is unlikely to launch a rescue operation to evacuate the Iraqis trapped by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants on Mount Sinjar.
London, Aug 12 (ANI): The Pentagon says US-led airstrikes in northern Iraq has slowed the advance of Islamic State militants toward the Kurdish capital of Erbil, but not weakened the group.
New human brain-like computer chip to power drones Aug 8, 2:05 pm
Washington, August 8 (ANI): Pentagon researchers have created a computer chip inspired by the human brain to power unmanned aircraft or robotic ground systems.
ISIS 'number one threat' to US, warns Pentagon Jul 25, 1:14 pm
Washington, July 25 (ANI): The spread of militant outfit, ISIS, in Iraq and Syria, is winning the group new recruits from Europe and America. The size and reach of the group has now led the United States to place the threat posed by the organization on par with the ones based in Yemen.
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