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Jan 14, 2017
US Congress clears legislation allowing James Mattis to run Pentagon in Trump administrationCongress has approved legislation that allows retired Marine Gen James Mattis to run the Pentagon in the Trump administration.
Jan 13, 2017
Predicting what American foreign policy will look like under the Mattis-Trump combineAnalysts who've studied the trajectory of the US-India relationships in the recent past will attest to the fact that Trump picking Mattis is one of the staunchest supporters of the recent uptick in that relationship
Jan 11, 2017
India-US defence relationship is on right path: Ashton CarterIndia-US defence relationship is on the right path and the two nations are discussing ways to develop this partnership through technology sharing, co-production, America's outgoing Defence Secretary Ashton Carter said on Wednesday.
Dec 17, 2016
Pakistan continues to be safe haven for terrorists: Pentagon report says Haqqani Network biggest threatAfghan-oriented militant groups like the Taliban and the Haqqani Network retain freedom of action from inside Pakistani territory, the Pentagon has said, while asserting that the US has been clear in urging Islamabad to deny safe havens to terror outfits.
Dec 09, 2016
Pentagon credits Ashton Carter with 'spearheading' deepening of India-US defence cooperationIn his many years at the Pentagon in various capacities, Ashton Carter "spearheaded efforts to deepen and broaden" bilateral defence cooperation with India, the Pentagon said in a fact-sheet released yesterday as Carter concluded his final trip to India in his capacity as the defence secretary.
Nov 07, 2016
An open letter to NDTV: Pentagon Papers have a lesson for our media and governmentNDTV is known to be a sober, no-nonsense TV station that gives no quarter to sensationalism but, at the same time, one that does not flinch from fair and courageous reporting
Oct 13, 2016
US bombs three radar sites controlled by Huthi rebel targets in Yemen: PentagonThe United States has bombed three radar sites controlled by Huthi rebels in Yemen, the first direct US strike against the group following missile attacks against US warships last week, the Pentagon said on Thursday.
Sep 27, 2016
Islamic State could use mustard gas to defend Mosul in Iraq: PentagonThe Islamic State could use mustard gas against an Iraqi offensive to retake Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city, the US Defense Department said on Monday.
Sep 11, 2016
From the rubble: Last fragments from September 11 attacks reach public memorialsIn 2009, the Port Authority decided to distribute the objects to non-profit organisations and government entities for use in public memorial projects.
Sep 11, 2016
September 11 attacks: The 102 minutes that changed AmericaThe Al-Qaeda plane hijackings of 11 September, 2001 — the first foreign attack on the US mainland in nearly two centuries — ruptured a sense of safety and plunged the West into wars still being fought today.