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US complains to Turkey after map of posts in Syria published

The US military says it has raised concerns with Ankara over the publication of what Turkey's state-run news agency says is a map of US military posts in Syria.

Pentagon concerned over Turkish media's leak of American base locations in Syria

Pentagon concerned over Turkish media's leak of American base locations in Syria

The Pentagon has expressed concern over Turkish media releasing a list of classified U.S. military posts in Syria.

Russia, US duel at UN over whether North Korea fired long-range missile

The United States and Russia are waging rival campaigns at the United Nations Security Council over the type of ballistic missile fired by North Korea earlier this month as the U.S. pushes to impose stronger sanctions on Pyongyang over the test.

Russia warns Norway that hosting US Marines will hurt ties

The Russian Embassy in Norway warned on its Facebook page Saturday that the move could "escalate tensions and lead to destabilization of the situation in the northern region." 

US military chiefs want more time to implement transgender policy

US military chiefs are asking for more time to implement a policy that will allow transgenders to enlist in the service branches.

Seven US soldiers wounded in Afghan 'insider attack'

"Seven US service members wounded, evacuated for treatment," US-led NATO forces said in a brief statement on Twitter.

US military dismisses chance of massive troop surge in Afghanistan

Defence Secretary Jim Mattis on Wednesday dismissed chances of a return to the major US troop deployments to Afghanistan.

China says it is vigilant as two U.S. bombers fly over South China Sea

The U.S. military conducts such "freedom of navigation" patrols to show China it is not entitled to territorial waters there, U.S. officials said at the time.

Most US troops kicked out for misconduct had mental illness: Study

A majority of US troops discharged from the military for misconduct during a four-year period ending in 2015 had been diagnosed with mental health conditions like post-traumatic stress disorder or traumatic brain injury, a new study found.

Islamic State attacks kill two at Iraqi base where US advisers stationed

At least two people were killed and six injured when multiple Islamic State suicide bombers attacked a base in northern Iraq where U.S. military advisers are stationed, security sources said on Sunday.

US-led fight on ISIS have killed 352 civilians: Pentagon

US-led fight on ISIS have killed 352 civilians: Pentagon

As many as 352 civilians have been killed in US-led strikes against Islamic State targets in Iraq and Syria since the operation began in 2014.

59% Americans uneasy about Donald Trump's approach on Syria: Poll

59% Americans uneasy about Donald Trump's approach on Syria: Poll

Nearly six in 10 Americans feel uneasy about US President Donald Trump's approach towards handling the situation in Syria.

Ready to strike US aircraft carrier, says North Korea

Ready to strike US aircraft carrier, says North Korea

President Donald Trump ordered the USS Carl Vinson carrier strike group to sail to the Korean peninsula in response to rising tension over North's missile tests.

PM Narendra Modi condemns Taliban attack on Afghan Army

PM Narendra Modi condemns Taliban attack on Afghan Army

Taliban militants wearing Afghan Army uniforms killed at least 50 soldiers in a gun and suicide attack at a base in northern Afghanistan on Friday.

North Korea says ready to react to 'any mode of war' from US

North Korea says ready to react to 'any mode of war' from US

North Korea is preparing for "any mode of war" triggered by US military action, Pyongyang's envoy to the United Nations warned Monday, saying his country would respond to a missile or nuclear strike "in kind."

Massive US bomb death toll rises to 94: Afghan official

Massive US bomb death toll rises to 94: Afghan official

The number of Islamic State fighters killed by a massive US bomb in eastern Afghanistan has nearly tripled to at least 94, Afghan officials said on Saturday.

Kerala IS recruit 'among' 36 killed in 'Mother of all bombs' strike in Afghanistan

Kerala IS recruit 'among' 36 killed in 'Mother of all bombs' strike in Afghanistan

Mohammed, who was in his mid 20s, killed in the US assault, an intelligence officer of the Kerala Police said. However, he didn't have proof to confirm it. 

Mother of All Bombs: Donald Trump hails US military for targeting IS

Mother of All Bombs: Donald Trump hails US military for targeting IS

Trump said he authorised the use of the MOAB - Massive Ordnance Air Blast - and called the mission "very, very successful".

US drops largest non-nuclear bomb on ISIS caves in Afghanistan: India hails move, calls for action against LeT, JuD

US drops largest non-nuclear bomb on ISIS caves in Afghanistan: India hails move, calls for action against LeT, JuD

Following the bombing over the Achin district of Afghanistan's Nangarhar province by the US, the Indian political fraternity on Friday applauded the move, calling out to other nations to come together against terror.

US lawmakers praise Donald Trump administration, say bombarding of ISIS dens in Afghanistan has send 'clear message'

US lawmakers praise Donald Trump administration, say bombarding of ISIS dens in Afghanistan has send 'clear message'

American lawmakers have applauded the Donals Trump administration after the US military dropped its largest non-nuclear bomb on Islamic State targets in eastern Afghanistan, saying that "it sends a clear message" to terror groups in the region.