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Feb 27, 2013
World | Reuters | Sunday March 2, 2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin demanded and won his parliament's approval on Saturday to invade Ukraine, where the new government warned of war, put its troops on high alert and appealed to NATO for help.
World | Reuters | Tuesday February 25, 2014
U.S. President Barack Obama has told the Pentagon to prepare for the possibility that the United States will not leave behind any troops in Afghanistan after its troop drawdown at the end of this year, the White House said on Tuesday.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday February 18, 2014
The number of U.S. soldiers forced out of the Army because of crimes or misconduct has soared in the past several years as the military emerges from a decade of war that put a greater focus on battle competence than on character.
World | Reuters | Thursday January 30, 2014
The United States and its allies cannot continue to put off decisions about a post-2014 mission in Afghanistan, US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said, urging Afghan President Hamid Karzai to sign a pact allowing US troops to stay beyond this year.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 28, 2014
A specially-equipped US naval ship departed for Italy on Monday on a ground-breaking mission to destroy Syria's most dangerous chemical agents, Pentagon officials said.
World | Reuters | Monday January 13, 2014
Egyptians vote this week for the first time since Mohamed Morsi's downfall in a constitutional referendum.
World | Reuters | Friday December 20, 2013
China's behavior in a narrowly averted naval collision in the South China Sea was both "unhelpful" and "irresponsible," US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said on Thursday
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 10, 2013
A US commission has asked the Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel to explain exclusion of Sikhs, known for their valour and pride, from the American armed forces.
World | Associated Press | Sunday December 8, 2013
US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says he'll visit Pakistan on Monday - a rare stop for a Pentagon chief in recent years.
India | Reuters | Sunday December 8, 2013
Foreign minister Salman Khurshid said India had no interest in filling the breach if Washington decided to reduce its military footprint in the Gulf.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday December 7, 2013
Diplomacy with Iran must be backed up by US military might, Pentagon chief Chuck Hagel said Saturday in a speech addressed to Gulf allies anxious over a nuclear deal with Tehran.
World | Reuters | Thursday December 5, 2013
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, visiting China as a dispute over a new Chinese air defence zone rattles nerves around the region.
World | Reuters | Thursday November 28, 2013
The United States pledged support for ally Japan on Wednesday in a growing dispute with China over islands in the East China Sea.
World | Thom Shanker, The New York Times | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Defying China, two long-range U.S. bombers flew through contested airspace over the East China Sea, days after the Chinese announced they were claiming the right to police the sky above a vast area that includes islands at the center of a simmering d...
World | Reuters | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Two unarmed U.S. B-52 bombers on a training mission flew over disputed islands in the East China Sea without informing Beijing, defying China's declaration of a new airspace defence zone and raising the stakes in a territorial standoff.
World | Reuters | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Japan's two biggest airlines have bowed to a government request to stop filing flight plans demanded by China on routes through a new Chinese air defence zone, whose creation has ratcheted up tensions over the bitterly disputed region.
World | Reuters | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai has refused to sign a security deal with the United States, the White House said, opening up the prospect of a complete withdrawal of U.S. troops from the strife-torn nation next year.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Japan and China are exchanging angry words over a territorial dispute, with each country summoning the other's ambassador and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calling a newly declared Chinese maritime air defense zone dangerous and unenforceable.
World | Reuters | Saturday November 23, 2013
US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced on Friday the Pentagon's first Arctic strategy to guide changes in military planning as rapidly thawing ice reshapes global commerce and energy exploration, possibly raising tensions along the way.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday November 17, 2013
US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel sounded an alarm bell Saturday about budget cuts he said threaten America's security and global military role, while "gambling" over the risk of an unexpected threat.