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Iraq crisis: US may halt mission to rescue Iraqis trapped on Mount Sinjar  Aug 14, 11:10 am
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.
Pentagon admits US airstrikes slowed Islamic State, not weakened them  Aug 12, 11:30 am
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.
Pak delegation urges US to review plan to withdraw all American troops from Afghanistan  Jul 21, 4:32 pm
Islamabad, July 21 (ANI): Pakistan has reportedly urged the US to review its plan to withdraw all American troops from Afghanistan by the end of 2016.
China under-reported 2014 defence spending by 20%: US report  Jun 7, 6:05 pm
London, June 7 (ANI): An annual report by the US defence department says that China has under reported its 2014 defence spending by 20 percent.
Pentagon says Snowden's leak caused 'staggering' blow to National Security  May 23, 12:20 pm
London, May 23 (ANI): A Pentagon report described the damage to national security by Edward Snowden's leaks of confidential National Security Agency documents as 'staggering'
Pentagon's research wing unveils hack-proof drone   May 23, 11:50 am
Washington, May 23 (ANI): The Pentagon's research wing has unveiled a hack-proof drone to meet America's national security needs.
Al Qaeda operating 'shadow army' in Afghanistan as US troops prepare to leave  May 22, 6:32 pm
Washington, May 22 (ANI): As the US prepares to withdraw its troops from Afghanistan, the Al Qaeda is reportedly operating a "shadow army" inside the country to keep its numbers and scope of operations under wraps.
US urges Nigeria to reform approach to Boko Haram  May 16, 4:27 pm
New York, May 16 (ANI): The US has reportedly urged Nigerian authorities to resort to non-violent approach, when dealing with the Islamist terror group Boko Haram holding more than 200 school girls captive.
Reported sex assault cases in US military rose to 50 pc in 2013: Report  May 2, 1:10 pm
Washington, May 2 (ANI): The number of sexual assaults reported in the US military rose 50 percent from 2012 to 2013, a new report has revealed.
Misuse of US military aid in Afghanistan impeded US war effort: Report  May 1, 3:57 pm
Washington, May 1 (ANI): A report released by the US military reportedly details out how rampant misuse of US aid in Afghanistan has hampered the US war effort, a new report from Pentagon has revealed.
Osama used to hug human bombers before sending them on suicide missions  Apr 30, 12:46 pm
London, Apr 30 (ANI): A British convict has reportedly revealed that he was hugged and wished well by Al-Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden, before he was sent out on a planned suicide bombing mission.
Pentagon planning to replace flight crews with 'full-time' robots  Apr 23, 3:21 pm
Washington, Apr. 23 (ANI): The Pentagon has come up with a plan for dealing with shrinking budgets: robotic flight crews.
French president accuses Assad of using chemical weapons against own people  Apr 21, 1:10 pm
Washington, Apr 21 (ANI): French President Francois Hollande has reportedly said that Syrian president Bashar al Assad is using lethal chemical weapons against Syrian citizens.
Soon, attack drones that can attack from ocean floor  Apr 19, 1:09 pm
Washington, Apr 19 (ANI): The Pentagon has developed attack drones that can patiently wait on the ocean floor for years.
Chinese President Xi asks air force to increase militarization of space  Apr 16, 4:16 pm
Washington, Apr 16 (ANI): China's president Xi Jinping has reportedly urged Beijing's air force to speed up its air and space integration.
Afghans should strengthen human security post elections for lasting peace  Apr 9, 9:40 am
New Delhi, Apr.9 (ANI): Elections are being held in Afghanistan to choose the next government in that country. The transfer of power is taking place through a democratic process, and one hopes that the new government would be able to ensure "human security" in that country.
Pentagon planning to triple cyber staff to combat computer-based attacks  Mar 30, 12:00 pm
Washington, Mar. 30 (ANI): The Pentagon is planning to more than triple its cyber security staff in the next few years, Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel has said.
Pentagon going hypersonic with long-range rapid attack weapon  Mar 21, 3:34 pm
Washington, Mar. 21 (ANI): Pentagon is going hypersonic with an experimental scramjet-powered, ultrahigh speed strike vehicle.
Pakistan seeks leftover US military equipment in Afghanistan  Mar 17, 4:55 pm
Washington, March 17 (ANI): Pakistan reportedly has its eyes on US military's 7 billion dollars worth of armored vehicles and equipment in Afghanistan, which the latter plans on discarding once the war comes to an end.
Assange says NSA reporters 'new kind of political refugee'   Mar 9, 12:34 pm
Washington, March 9 (ANI): Addressing thousands of audience during a teleconference interview at South by Southwest, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said that Americans in exile were fast emerging as new age National security reporters.
Pentagon rejects Syria's 100-day extension request for chemical weapons handover  Feb 28, 1:44 pm
Washington, Feb. 28 (ANI): The Pentagon has reportedly deemed it "unacceptable" to comply with the Syrian government's recent request for a 100-day extension to meet a U.N.-backed deadline for destroying the nation's chemical weapons stocks.
Pentagon proposes to shrink US Army to lowest level post WWII  Feb 25, 2:52 pm
Johannesburg, Feb. 25 (ANI): Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel has proposed to shrink the US Army.
U.S. debating drone strike against American terror suspect in Pakistan  Feb 11, 10:17 am
Washington, Feb. 11 (ANI): The United States is debating whether to authorize a lethal strike against an American terror suspect living in Pakistan.