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April 08, 2020 - 8:48 am
The Pentagon says the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the military has surged to nearly 2,000.
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January 07, 2020 - 8:58 am
At Fort Bragg, North Carolina, thousands of service members are stationed, ready at any moment for the call they're being deployed. As the saying goes, when the president calls 911, the phone rings at Fort Bragg. That phone rang when the Pentagon sent more than 3,000 additional soldiers to the...
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President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump exit Air Force One, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., following a trip to his Mar-a-Lago estate.
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January 06, 2020 - 7:24 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump insisted Sunday that Iranian cultural sites were fair game for the U.S. military, dismissing concerns within his own administration that doing so could constitute a war crime under international law. He also warned Iraq that he would levy punishing sanctions...
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The U.S. military says the situation at a Kenyan airfield used by U.S.
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January 05, 2020 - 8:56 am
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Al-Shabab extremists overran a key military base used by U.S. counterterror forces in Kenya before dawn Sunday, destroying U.S. aircraft and vehicles, Kenyan authorities said. It was the al-Qaida-linked group's first attack against U.S. forces in the East African country, and...
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President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media following a Christmas Eve video teleconference with members of the military at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla.
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January 03, 2020 - 12:08 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. has placed an Army brigade on alert to fly into Lebanon to protect the American Embassy there. A Pentagon official said the brigade, which is based in Italy, has been placed on alert as part of a number of military moves to protect U.S. interests in the Middle East in the...
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Faces of people deported from the United States adorn the U.S.-Mexico border fence on the beach on September 28, 2019 in Tijuana, Mexico.
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Rebekah Sager
January 03, 2020 - 11:37 am
The mother of a U.S. Army intelligence officer has been deported to Mexico after living in San Diego for 31 years. Rocio Rebollar Gomez, 51, went to Tijuana after several last efforts to remain in the U.S. failed. The mother of three came to the U.S. in 1988 and was deported three times previously...
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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a community event at the National Motorcycle Museum, Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, in Anamosa, Iowa.
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January 03, 2020 - 7:21 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said Thursday that President Donald Trump has “tossed a stick of dynamite into a tinderbox" with the targeted killing of Iran's top general in an airstrike at Baghdad’s international airport. The former vice president joined other...
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December 24, 2019 - 7:40 am
PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump is calling members of the military stationed across the world to share greetings ahead of the Christmas holiday. Trump is speaking by video conference with service members from all five branches from his private club in Florida, where is he is on a...
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President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Sunrise, Fla., Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019.
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November 27, 2019 - 10:04 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump was briefed on the whistleblower complaint about his dealings with Ukraine before the White House released nearly $400 million in military aid to Kyiv, officials say, shedding new light on events that triggered the impeachment inquiry. Trump was told about...
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October 27, 2019 - 7:23 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi , the shadowy leader of the Islamic State group who presided over its global jihad and became arguably the world's most wanted man, was killed in a U.S. military raid in Syria, President Donald Trump said Sunday. He provided graphic details of al-Baghdadi's...
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