Barack Obama praises US troops as Afghanistan mission winds down

President Barack Obama in a Christmas Day speech to US troops stationed in Hawaii hailed their "extraordinary dedication and sacrifices," as NATO prepares to wrap up its combat mission in Afghanistan.

US Army refers Bergdahl case to commander, punishment possible

 The US Army said on Monday it sent findings from an investigation into Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl`s 2009 disappearance from his base in Afghanistan to a US general, a move that leaves open the possibility of disciplinary action for leaving his post.

Investigation into ex-POW Bergdahl over: US officials

 The US Army has wrapped up its investigation into how an American soldier was captured by Taliban insurgents in 2009, and now senior officers will weigh the findings, Pentagon officials said Friday.

US Army base in Texas on lockdown after suspicious vehicle found

A lockdown was ordered at a US Army base in San Antonio, Texas, on Sunday evening in what a military spokesman described as a "high security incident" while adding that there was "no threat." 

Lawsuit against US Army for not enlisting Sikh student

Two US-based rights groups have filed a lawsuit against the US Army for allegedly not enlisting a Sikh student in the Reserve Officer Training Corps programme, unless he shaved his beard and cut his hair.

Hagel pressurises US Congress to reverse Pentagon budget cuts

US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has said that the world has now become a more volatile, less predictable and more threatening as he warned that the US Army is still short of what is needed to defend the nation with minimum risk after being hit with the budget cuts last year.

White House intruder pleads not guilty

A knife-carrying US Army veteran who jumped a fence and ran into the White House, triggering a ferocious debate about security around President Barack Obama, pleaded not guilty on Wednesday.

Hackers arrested for cracking US army network

Four members of an international hacking ring were charged with cracking the defenses of the US Army network as well as of blockbuster war video games, prosecutors said on Tuesday.

Former Afghanistan war prisoner Bergdahl questioned in army probe

Freed US prisoner of war Bowe Bergdahl on Wednesday answered all questions put to him by the US Army general investigating the circumstances leading to his capture by the Taliban, Bergdahl’s attorney said.

US Army starts questioning Bergdahl about capture

The US Army and a defense attorney say military investigators have begun questioning Bowe Bergdahl about his disappearance in Afghanistan that led to five years in captivity by the Taliban.

Young US troops facing more sexual problems?

According to an alarming study, young troops in the US suffer from erectile dysfunction (ED) at nearly three times the rate of civilians their own age.

Bergdahl hires lawyer for military investigation

The lawyer representing Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl has said that his client has been vilified by some people, but the public should not leap to conclusions before the US Army finishes its investigation into how and why the soldier left his post in Afghanistan before being captured by the Taliban.

Ex-POW Bergdahl returns to military duty: US Army

US Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, who was released in a prisoner swap deal with the Taliban after five years of captivity, has joined active duty following a reintegration process, the Pentagon said on Monday.

Bowe Bergdahl not interviewed by US Army investigator

The US Army sergeant recently released from captivity by the Taliban is in something of a legal limbo as the investigation continues into why and how he left his post in Afghanistan five years ago and ended up in insurgents` hands.

Ex-POW Bowe Bergdahl moved to outpatient care: US Army

Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, the American soldier freed in a swap with the Afghan Taliban, has been released from a Texas medical center and is now in outpatient care, the US Army has said.

Bowe Bergdahl`s condition stable, has not met parents: US Army

US Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, who spent five years as a Taliban prisoner of war before being released on May 31, was in stable condition at a military hospital in Texas.

US Army had planned rescue operation inside Pakistan to free soldier held by Taliban

US Army officials had reportedly considered conducting a rescue mission inside Pakistan to free US soldier Bowe Bergdahl, who was taken hostage by Taliban in 2009, according to a Washington Times report.

Freed Bergdahl may face investigation: US general

Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, recently released after five years as a captive of the Taliban, may still be disciplined if the army finds evidence of misconduct, the US military`s top officer said Tuesday.

`Bowie Bergdahl had walked away from Army unit`

The disappearance of Sgt Bowe Bergdahl had walked away from the unit, a Pentagon investigation report concluded in 2010 after he went missing from his post.

For fallen soldiers` families, Bergdahl release stirs resentment

Robert Andrews believes his own son might still be alive if US Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl had not gone missing from his Afghan guard post on June 30, 2009.