US has 'concerns' over Russian missile system: US official

The United States has for more than a year been leading a coalition that has flown more than 8,000 bombing runs against Islamic State targets in Syria and Iraq.

US says strike in Iraq 'likely' killed four civilians

The US military investigated the Iraq incident after a woman said her car had been destroyed with five civilians in it.

Bombing Afghan hospital was a 'mistake': US military
Bombing Afghan hospital was a 'mistake': US military

  The US description of the attack keeps changing - from collateral damage, to a tragic incident, to now attempting to pass responsibility to the Afghanistan government.

US-led coalition forces fought Taliban in north Afghanistan

Special forces from the U.S.-led military coalition in Afghanistan fought insurgents early on Wednesday near the northern city of Kunduz, a spokesman said.

Moscow wants talks with US military about Syria ops: Kerry

 Russia wants talks with the US military to ensure their forces do not come into conflict as it continues its build-up in Syria, Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday.

'Today hacking, Tomorrow killing...Happy 9/11': ISIS threatens to kill 100 US military officers
'Today hacking, Tomorrow killing...Happy 9/11': ISIS threatens to kill 100 US military officers

An ISIS-affiliated group that calls itself 'Islamic State Hacking Division', has released a second kill list of 100 US military personnel, releasing online their photos, names, divisions, and addresses, SITE Intel Agency reported.

US, allies launch 28 air strikes against Islamic State: US military

 A coalition led by the United States bombarded Islamic State militants on Wednesday with 10 air strikes in Syria and 18 in Iraq, according to a statement released on Thursday.

After Humvee, US Army to unleash latest beast

 First there was the Jeep, then came the Humvee. Now the US military has a new all-purpose vehicle that`s destined to become another emblem of American fighting power: the JLTV.

Two US Predator drones deployed to Latvia

The US military has deployed two MQ-1 Predator surveillance drones and 70 airmen to Latvia for a two-week training mission aimed at reassuring European allies wary of Russia.

Barack Obama mulling options for closing Guantanamo prison: White House

The White House is considering a "wide array" of options for closing the US military prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, spokesman Josh Earnest said on Monday, declining to rule out executive action as an option. 

US to increase military drone flights: Report

The US military will drastically increase drone flights over the next four years, in a bid to boost intelligence and strike capabilities across a growing number of conflict zones, the Wall Street Journal reported Sunday.

US reports 27 air strikes against Islamic State in Syria, Iraq


Washington: The United States and it allies conducted 27 air strikes against Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq on Wednesday, the US military said.

US bombs IS Syria target from Turkey for first time

The United States on Wednesday launched its first airstrike from Turkey on an Islamic State target in Syria, as Ankara vowed it was ready to step up its own fight against jihadists.


US-trained Syrian rebels believe captured by militants: Report

The United States believes that at least five Syrian rebels who were trained by the US military have been captured by suspected members of Syria`s al Qaeda affiliate, Nusra Front, a US official said on Tuesday, speaking on condition of anonymity.

First US-trained Syria rebel believed killed in fighting: Sources

A member of a new Syrian force trained by the U.S. military was believed to have been killed in clashes last week with al Qaeda`s Syria wing, in what would be the fledgling force`s first battlefield casualty, U.S. officials told Reuters on Monday.


US to defend Syrian rebels with airpower, including from Assad

The United States has decided to allow airstrikes to defend Syrian rebels trained by the US military from any attackers, even if the enemies hail from forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, U.S. officials said on Sunday.

US military exhumes remains of unidentified victims of Pearl Harbor attack

The remains of unidentified members of the US military killed in the sinking of the USS Oklahoma during Japan`s World War Two attack on Pearl Harbor were exhumed in Hawaii on Monday in a bid to identify them, the Department of Defense said.

Death toll climbs to 5 in Chattanooga shooting: US military

A US sailor has died of injuries after the shootings on military centers in Chattanooga, Tennessee, the US Navy said on Saturday.

Get ready for 3D printed customised pizza!

 We might soon be getting highly customised 3D-printed food items to eat. The technology is poised to be widely used in the food industry in the next 20 years to customise foods and expedite delivery of food to consumers, shows new research.

Pentagon readying plan to lift transgender ban

Pentagon leaders are finalizing plans aimed at lifting the ban on transgender individuals in the US military, with the goal of formally ending one of the last gender- or sexuality-based barriers to military service, senior US officials said.