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{FD} Mattis warns of unsafe Russian military flights over Syria

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Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is warning against dangerous flights by Russian fighter jets over what is considered a safe zone in Syria, questioning whether recent close calls were mistakes or deliberate. Continue reading

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{FD} Mattis: North Korea short of posing imminent missile threat

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Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says North Korea’s most recent test of a long-range missile did not demonstrate an imminent threat to the United States. Continue reading

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{FD} Tillerson retreats on offer of unconditional NKorea talks

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America’s top diplomat stepped back Friday from his offer of unconditional talks with North Korea, telling world powers the nuclear-armed nation must earn the right to negotiate with the United States. Continue reading

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{FD} DHS adds new requirements for visa waiver countries

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The Department of Homeland Security is demanding tougher security measures from countries that participate in the Visa Waiver Program. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump doesn’t want to talk about Flynn pardon ‘yet’

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President Donald Trump isn’t saying whether he is considering a pardon for former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, who has pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI. Continue reading

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{FD} Iranian missile parts unveiled by Nikki Haley

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U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley says “undeniable” evidence proves Iran is violating international law by funneling missiles to Houthi rebels in Yemen. Continue reading

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{FD} As tensions ease, China keeps building on disputed islands

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Tensions over China’s island-building in the South China Sea may have eased in the past year, but Beijing has kept busy. Continue reading

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{FD} Tom Ridge returns home nearly a month after heart attack

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Former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge has returned to his home in suburban Washington D.C., nearly a month after suffering a heart attack. Continue reading

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{FD} Group says 262 journalists imprisoned worldwide, record high

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An advocacy group for journalists said Wednesday that 262 people are imprisoned around the world for their work gathering and reporting the news, a record high. Continue reading

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{FD} DHS secretary: Border wall would help ease ‘national crisis’

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The new head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security says she hopes construction on a border wall will begin soon. Continue reading

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{FD} Army soldier dies from injury suffered in training exercise

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An Army soldier has died from severe injuries he suffered during “live fire” training at Fort Stewart. Continue reading

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{FD} Tillerson’s offer of talks with North Korea left hanging

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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has softened America’s stance on possible talks with North Korea, calling it “unrealistic” to expect the nuclear-armed country to come to the table ready to give up a weapons of mass destruction program that it invested… Continue reading

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{FD} Tillerson softens US stance on possible talks with NKorea

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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday softened America’s stance on possible talks with North Korea, calling it “unrealistic” to expect the nuclear-armed country to come to the table ready to give up a weapons of mass destruction program that it i… Continue reading

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{FD} Trump to release national security strategy next week

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President Donald Trump is set to unveil his first National Security Strategy next Monday. Continue reading

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{FD} Charles Jenkins, Ex-US Army soldier who defected to North Korea, dead at 77

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Charles Jenkins, a former U.S. Army soldier who deserted to North Korea at the height of the Cold War, died Monday. He was 77. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump administration requests emergency stay to stop transgender enlistment in January

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The Justice Department on Monday night requested an emergency stay to a decision by the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia that would require the Pentagon to start accepting transgender recruits on Jan. 1. Continue reading

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{FD} Pentagon to allow transgender people to enlist in military

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The Pentagon is allowing transgender people to enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1, despite President Donald Trump’s opposition. Continue reading

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{FD} Ridge expects to leave Texas medical center before Christmas

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A spokesman says former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge expects to leave a Texas medical facility in time to be home in Maryland for Christmas. Continue reading

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{FD} Deputy national security adviser to leave White House

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Deputy National Security Adviser Dina Powell will be leaving the Trump administration early next year. Continue reading

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{FD} Taxi company ordered to pay after driver ejects gay couple

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Philadelphia officials have ordered a taxi company to pay a former passenger who says he was kicked out of a cab after he kissed his male partner. Continue reading

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{FD} Appeals court hears arguments on updated Trump travel ban

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President Donald Trump’s updated travel ban is headed back to a federal appeals court in Virginia. Continue reading

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{FD} Citizens’ group seeks US accountability for CIA renditions

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Efforts to prosecute the mastermind of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks and four co-defendants are stalled in part over a lingering issue Americans haven’t yet resolved: torture. Continue reading

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{FD} Oklahoma border town leery of planned bioterror test

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Residents of the small town of Newkirk, Oklahoma, near the Kansas border are worried about Department of Homeland Security plans to conduct a bioterrorism response drill near town. Continue reading

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{FD} AP Interview: GOP senator faults China on North Korea

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China is more of a problem than a partner for the United States on dealing with nuclear-armed North Korea, a leading Republican senator and ally of President Donald Trump told the Associated Press during a wide-ranging interview Thursday. Continue reading

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{FD} Experiment shows F-35s could help intercept North Korean ICBMs, report says

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A 2014 test provided evidence that the U.S.’ F-35 fighter jet could prove to be a viable weapon against the threat of a North Korean-launched ballistic missile, reports said. Continue reading

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{FD} F-35s could assist in intercepting North Korean ICBMs, experiment shows: report

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A 2014 test provided evidence that the U.S.’ F-35 fighter jet could prove to be a viable weapon against the threat of a North Korean-launched ballistic missile, reports said. Continue reading

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{FD} US Air Force bombers needed to send message to North Korea come up short

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In another sign of the maintenance challenges facing the U.S. military after years of budget cuts, the Air Force B-1B bomber that flew to South Korea from Guam on Wednesday was forced to leave behind its wingman. Continue reading

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{FD} Former White House official sworn in as DHS secretary

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Kirstjen Nielsen has been sworn in as the next Homeland Security secretary. Continue reading

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{FD} US bomber flies over Korean Peninsula during military exercises with South, officials say

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The U.S. Seventh Air Force flew a B-1B supersonic bomber over South Korea on Wednesday as a part of a joint aerial exercise with the South’s military, South Korean officials confirmed. Continue reading

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{FD} US bombers to fly over Korean Peninsula during military exercises with South: report

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The U.S. Seventh Air Force was to fly bomber jets over the Korean Peninsula on Wednesday as a part of an annual five-day training drill with South Korea. Continue reading

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{FD} Massachusetts sailor who died at Pearl Harbor to be buried

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A sailor from Massachusetts who died in the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor 76 years ago is being buried with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery. Continue reading

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{FD} Senate confirms Kirstjen Nielsen to head Homeland Security

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The Senate has confirmed Kirstjen Nielsen as President Donald Trump’s choice to lead the Department of Homeland Security. Continue reading

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{FD} Appeals court hears case of Russian Taliban fighter

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A former Russian military officer who received a life sentence for leading a Taliban attack on U.S. forces in Afghanistan in 2009 was a soldier, not a criminal, and should have been treated as a lawful combatant, his lawyer argued before a federal appe… Continue reading

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{FD} AP Interview: Top Russian lawmaker wonders why Flynn lied

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A senior Russian lawmaker says he can’t understand why President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn failed to immediately reveal the truth about his contacts with the Russian ambassador. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump’s tweet adds to allies’ worries about legal problems

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Allies are growing worried about President Donald Trump’s legal situation, as his lawyers offer an optimistic view. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump’s tweet raises obstruction specter, worries allies

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Shifting explanations for why President Donald Trump fired National Security Adviser Michael Flynn are renewing questions over whether Trump may have obstructed an ongoing investigation of potential contacts between his campaign and Russia. Continue reading

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{FD} Senator: It’s time for US military families to leave SKorea

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Sen. Lindsey Graham says North Korea is pushing the U.S. closer to military conflict and he believes it’s time to start moving the families of American military personnel out of South Korea. Continue reading

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{FD} US Secretary of Defense Mattis arrives in Cairo

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U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis has arrived in Cairo to meet with Egyptian officials and discuss cooperation before heading on to Jordan, Pakistan and Kuwait. Continue reading

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{FD} Key players in the Michael Flynn investigation

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A list of key players relevant to the special counsel investigation into former Trump administration national security adviser Michael Flynn: ___ MICHAEL T. FLYNN A retired U.S. Army Lt. General and former director of the Defense Intelligence Agency du… Continue reading

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{FD} Mattis signals military shift in Syria to reflect IS defeat

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The U.S. military is shifting its stance in Syria, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Friday, as the program to arm the Kurdish opposition comes to a close and is replaced by increased support to local police and security forces. Continue reading

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{FD} Former NSA employee kept top secret information at home

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A former National Security Agency employee is pleading guilty to keeping national defense material, including top secret documents, at his home. Continue reading

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{FD} Statement from former national security adviser Flynn

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Text of a statement issued by former national security adviser Michael Flynn following his guilty plea to lying to the FBI about his contacts with a Russian diplomat. Continue reading

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{FD} Niger okays armed flights of US drones

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A U.S. official says the Pentagon has received permission from the government of Niger to begin flying armed drones from the capital, Niamey. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump denies Tillerson out as secretary of state

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After months of clashes on policy and personality, President Donald Trump is considering ousting Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and replacing him with hard-nosed CIA Director Mike Pompeo following less than a year on the job, senior U.S. officials sa… Continue reading

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{FD} Officials: Trump might declare Jerusalem the Israeli capital

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President Donald Trump is considering recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, officials say, a highly charged declaration that risks inflaming tensions across the Middle East but would be a way to offset a likely decision delaying his campaign promi… Continue reading

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{FD} Judge withdraws from case of Ohio man who plotted US attacks

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A federal judge has excused himself from the case of an Ohio man who admitted he plotted to kill military members in the U.S. Judge James Graham filed the notice of recusal in federal court Wednesday without explanation in the case of defendant Abdirah… Continue reading

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{FD} Veteran’s son seeking to return father’s portraits of other WWII soldiers

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The son of a World War II veteran is on a mission to identify 15 soldiers who his father drew portraits of more than 70 years ago. Continue reading

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{FD} WWII veteran’s son seeks to return portraits of soldiers his father drew

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The son of a World War II veteran is on a mission to identify 15 soldiers who his father drew portraits of more than 70 years ago. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump weighs plan to oust Tillerson, put CIA’s boss at State

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After months of clashes on policy and personality, President Donald Trump is considering ousting Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and replacing him with hard-nosed CIA Director Mike Pompeo following less than a year on the job, senior U.S. officials sa… Continue reading

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{FD} Officials: Trump mulls calling Jerusalem Israel’s capital

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President Donald Trump is considering recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, a highly charged declaration that risks inflaming tensions across the Middle East, officials said Thursday. Continue reading

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