Defense / National Security
Bahrain, a Persian Gulf monarchy and the smallest Arab country, has an outsized role both in U.S. national security and, since 2011, in the criticism it has received in Congress, from the State Department, and from human rights organizations.
Xi’s reappointment sets the stage to make him president-for-life, as the National People’s Congress also eliminated term limits.
Hawaii lawmaker upset with 'stonewalling' after release of redacted recording of drill message that prompted botched missile alertAfter the state released only 10 seconds of the test message, State Rep. Gene Ward demanded that all related recordings be released.President Trump’s comments that “we'll have the Space Force” reignited the debate and handed new ammunition to the House as it pressures the Air Force.
March 16, 2018 11:02 PM March 16, 2018 06:38 PM March 16, 2018 02:47 PM March 16, 2018 12:55 PMRussian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Friday his country would expel British diplomats from Moscow after British Prime Minister Theresa May expelled 23 Russian diplomats from the United Kingdom.British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson’s allegation that Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered the poisoning of a former double agent in England is “unpardonable diplomatic misconduct,” according to the Kremlin.A U.S. military special operations helicopter crash in Iraq Thursday afternoon claimed the lives of all seven troops on board, a military official has confirmed to the Washington Examiner. March 16, 2018 07:06 AM
Top FBI official warned James Comey in 2014 of inefficiencies in warrantless phone surveillance program: Report
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