Published May 10, 2013
The U.S. military has alerted two elite military units in Europe to be on standby if needed to respond to a deteriorating security situation in Tripoli, Fox News has learned.
Published March 22, 2013
A Pakistani fertilizer maker whose chemicals have been used in 80 percent of the roadside bombs that have killed and maimed American troops in Afghanistan is now seeking U.S. taxpayer subsidies in order to open a factory in Indiana.
Published February 11, 2013
Staff Sgt. Clinton Romesha served two tours in Iraq and one in Afghanistan. He came from a family of veterans, married his high school sweetheart, Tammy, and had three kids.
Published January 22, 2013
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will testify Wednesday before House and Senate committees on the Libya terror attack. As she prepares to deliver her months-in-the-waiting account, a string of unanswered questions continues to hang over her department and the entire national security team.
Published January 21, 2013
CENTCOM Commander Gen. James Mattis reportedly is being forced out of his current post several months early, possibly over disagreements with Obama administration officials over policies toward Iran and other international issues.
Published January 14, 2013
The Pentagon is preparing to provide military support to French forces in their new fight against rebel militants in Northern Mali. The U.S. is considering a range of options to including sending cargo aircraft to lift more French ground troops into Mali, providing air refueling tankers for French air combat patrols, and to offer intelligence gleaned from aerial surveillance.
Published January 04, 2013
The White House is not considering any option that would leave more than 10,000 American troops in Afghanistan beyond 2014, a senior administration official and a senior military source told Fox News -- despite reports that the administration could leave a much larger footprint after the deadline for handing over security to the Afghans.
Published December 26, 2012
Sgt. John Peck, a former Marine who served in Afghanistan in 2010, recalled the day he became a quadruple amputee.
Published November 21, 2012
The White House was quick to credit President Obama for brokering the cease-fire deal between Israel, Egypt and in turn, Hamas. In the official statement released by the White House Wednesday, it said "The President commended the Prime Minister [of Israel] for agreeing to the Egyptian cease-fire proposal -- which the President recommended the Prime Minister do."
Published November 19, 2012
Israel has long prepared for a potential military strike against Iran's nuclear program, possibly as early as next year, and the crossfire with Iranian-backed Hamas could serve as a dress rehearsal.