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US: Michele Flournoy to become first woman defence secretary?

Nov 25, 2014

US: Michele Flournoy to become first woman defence secretary?

Flournoy heads a short list of candidates to direct the war against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, and help Afghanistan fight the Taliban insurgency. #Barack Obama #US #Syria #Democrats #NewsTracker #Leon Panetta #US congress #Republicans #House of Representatives #Iraq #Defence Secretary #US Senate #Chuck Hagel #islamic-state #Pentagon chief #Michele Flournoy
US Secretary of Defence Chuck Hagel to step down

Nov 24, 2014

US Secretary of Defence Chuck Hagel to step down

Hagel is the first senior Obama adviser to leave the administration following the sweeping losses for Obama's party in the midterm elections. #Barack Obama #US #Syria #Democrats #NewsTracker #Leon Panetta #US congress #Republicans #House of Representatives #Iraq #Defence Secretary #US Senate #Chuck Hagel #islamic-state #Pentagon chief
May be prosecuted but the power of my story is worth it: Navy SEAL who killed Osama

Nov 16, 2014

May be prosecuted but the power of my story is worth it: Navy SEAL who killed Osama

A former US Navy SEAL, who claims to have gunned down Osama bin Laden, has said he is worried that the Pentagon may prosecute him for spilling the beans on the covert raid on the al-Qaeda chief's hideout in Pakistan. #World #Osama bin Laden #Al-Qaeda #Pakistan #NewsTracker #Pentagon #terror #Robert O'Neill
No info if Islamic State chief Baghdadi was killed in strikes, says US

Nov 11, 2014

No info if Islamic State chief Baghdadi was killed in strikes, says US

Pentagon said the airstrikes which allegedly wounded the Islamic State chief Baghdadi weren't aimed at just that. US could not confirm Baghdadi's death. #Terrorism #US #Syria #NewsTracker #Pentagon #Airstrikes #islamic-state #Baghdadi
Angry Pak says Pentagon assessment on terrorist havens mere allegation

Nov 05, 2014

Angry Pak says Pentagon assessment on terrorist havens mere allegation

Pakistan on Wednesday reacted sharply to a blunt Pentagon assessment that it harbours terrorist sanctuaries, saying the remarks in the report contained "unsubstantiated allegations" and "unwarranted comments". #Terrorism #US #Pakistan #NewsTracker #Pentagon #Terrorist havens