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U.S. Jet Shoots Down Flying Object Over Canada

WASHINGTON — An American fighter jet, acting on the orders of President Biden and...

What Are JDAMs? And What Will They Do For Ukraine?

An American weapon first dropped by stealth bombers over Kosovo in 1999 and then...

At Millions Per Detainee, Guantánamo Prison Stuck in a Cycle of Costly Delays

GUANTÁNAMO BAY, Cuba — Fungus was growing in a new $10 million tiny-house village...

Where Biden’s Foreign Policy Is Taking the U.S.

One day before the administration announced its decision on Saudi Arabia, Biden gave the...

Lloyd Austin Tackles Military’s Sexual Assault Problem

WASHINGTON — After years of failure to curb the scourge of sexual assault in...

Biden’s Pick for Defense Secretary Unlikely to Be in Job on Administration’s First Day

At the same time, the Biden team has been slow to get the general’s...

Trump Was Briefed on Uncorroborated Intelligence About Chinese Bounties

President Trump was briefed this month about intelligence reports that China had offered to...

Biden Admonishes Trump Administration Over ‘Obstruction’

WASHINGTON — President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. said on Monday that his transition team...

Trump Warns Iran of Retaliation After Attacks on U.S. Embassy in Baghdad

WASHINGTON — President Trump warned Iran on Wednesday that he would hold it accountable...

Trump Orders All American Troops Out of Somalia

WASHINGTON — President Trump, continuing his end-of-term troop withdrawals from conflicts around the world,...
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Inside the F.B.I.’s Jan. 6 Investigation of the Proud Boys

In March 2021, two months after the F.B.I. arrested Dominic Pezzola, a New York Proud Boy, on charges stemming from the Capitol attack, one...

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