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Jul 17, 2017
US to create an independent military cyber command under the National Security AgencyThe Trump administration is finalizing plans to revamp the nation's military command for defensive and offensive cyber operations in hopes of intensifying America's ability to wage cyber war against the Islamic State group and other foes, according to US officials.
Nov 20, 2016
US intelligence community recommends removal of Admiral Michael Rogers, current Director of NSAThe heads of the Pentagon and the U.S. intelligence community have recommended to President Barack Obama that the director of the NSA, Admiral Michael Rogers, be removed from his position, sources familiar with the matter said on Saturday.
Oct 27, 2016
US plans siege to eject IS militants from self proclaimed capital in SyriaUS Defence Secretary Ash Carter announced that it will be only a matter of weeks before Washington and its allies are ready to drive the Islamic State (IS) terror group from Raqqa, its self-proclaimed capital in Syria.
Oct 22, 2016
US Defence Secretary Ash Carter arrives in Iraq to evaluate Mosul progressUS Defence Secretary Ash Carter arrived in Iraq on Saturday to meet with his commanders and assess the progress in the opening days of the operation to retake the northern city of Mosul from Islamic State militants.
Sep 08, 2016
Russia sowing seeds of global instability: Ashton CarterOn Wednesday US Defense Secretary Ash Carter accused Russia of sowing seeds of global instability and questioned whether Moscow genuinely wants a viable cease-fire in Syria.
Aug 31, 2016
New defence deal a firm indicator that US regards India as a rising, responsible global powerIn other words, contrary to what the critics say, under the LEMOA, India will not fight America’s wars and the vice-versa
Jul 14, 2016
South China Sea ruling: US launches quiet diplomacy to ease tensionsThe United States is using quiet diplomacy to persuade the Philippines, Indonesia, Vietnam and other Asian nations not to move aggressively to capitalize on an international court ruling that denied China's claims to the South China Sea, several U.S. administration officials said on Wednesday.
Jun 15, 2016
American troop levels in Afghanistan 'are being looked at again': NatoThe Nato alliance agreed on Wednesday to hold onto its broad geographic layout of bases in Afghanistan, a move that could make it easier for the United States to keep more troops there as Kabul struggles with a resurgent Taliban threat.
Jun 07, 2016
Diplomacy and diaspora: 19-gun salute welcomes PM Narendra Modi to the USPM Modi in a three-day visit to Washington, will meet with President Barack Obama and will address a joint meeting of the US Congress.
May 05, 2016
US Army captain takes Barack Obama to court over 'illegal' war against Islamic StateAn Army Captain is suing President Barack Obama, arguing that the war against Islamic State (IS) is illegal, because it has not been authorised by the Congress