U.S. cancels Pakistan aid over militant record
The U.S. military says it has made a final decision to cancel $300 million in aid to Pakistan that had been suspended over Islamabad’s perceived failure to take decisive action against militants, in a new blow to deteriorating ties.
Trump moves to limit transgender individuals from military service
President Donald Trump signed a memorandum on Friday (March 23) that bans most transgender individuals from serving in the U.S. military, but gives the armed forces some latitude in implementing policies.
U.S. military’s Pacific Command says ballistic missile warning sent in error to Hawaii
U.S. military’s Pacific Command says ballistic missile warning sent in error to Hawaii.
Trump's Pentagon memo reinstates transgender ban
U.S. President Donald Trump signed a memorandum on Friday that directs the U.S. military not to accept transgender men and women as recruits and halts the use of government funds for sex-reassignment surgeries for active personnel unless the process is already underway.
'Mother' should not be used to describe a bomb: Pope
Pope Francis on Saturday criticised the naming of the U.S. military's biggest non-nuclear explosive as "the Mother of All Bombs", saying the word "mother" should not be used in reference to a deadly weapon.
U.S. moves to deploy THAAD in South Korea, sparking protests
The U.S. military began moving parts of its controversial THAAD anti-missile system to a deployment site in South Korea amid tension over the North's nuclear program.