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Pollard opted for asylum – and ended up in jail.
The temporary blockade may cause a major shift away from Israelis dependence on Uncle Sam.
The war against the Islamic State (ISIS) is not going to be solved with a few aerial bombing raids but “is going to take...
It's a cliché, but nonetheless true that 9/11 changed my life. There is evil in the world. Our grandparents were right.
PM Netanyahu warns Hamas terrorists not to underestimate Israel’s ability to hold out under any ‘war of attrition’ the group might attempt.
US Special Forces arrived today in Iraq to assist the military in fighting Sunni Muslim ISIL terrorists who have overrun the country.
Israel and the US disagree over the crisis in Iraq, but the Pentagon insists Israel should trust the US to form a plan for the Jordan Valley.
The Pentagon made clear in an order that troops may accommodate religious beliefs in their garb or grooming as long as it does not...
U.S. sales of drones to Turkey are still under consideration. “The United States continues to work through our approach to exporting unmanned systems to our...
Under a deal entered into between the U.S. and Egypt in 2010, the U.S. was supposed to deliver an additional four F-16 Fighter Jets this summer. The Pentagon announced that President Obama decided to delay delivery of the planes because of Egyptian unrest.
The BLU-109 is a so-called bunker buster, designed to “defeat an enemy’s most critical and hardened targets.
U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said at the Pentagon news conference on Tuesday that he doesn't believe that Israel has made a decision to attack Iran's nuclear sites, adding that international sanctions are increasing pressure on Iran to make concessions, the Pentagon has announced. Negotiations with Iran have stalled, with the latter still refusing to give the global powers access to all its nuclear facilities.
Here's the text that accompanies this image on the Pentagon-run website DefenseImagery.mil: "During the Holocaust Days of Remembrance U.S. Air Force Capt. Jennifer McGee, with the 12th Contracting Squadron, helps Madison Angelito and Alex Barner make coconut pyramids, a traditional Jewish dessert, at Randolph Air Force Base, Texas." There are Days of Remembrance? More than one? Needs checking. Also: traditional Jewish coconut pyramids? Whose tradition? Help...
The Washington Post quoted a Republican congressional aide as saying that the House Armed Services Committee will propose the increase when it convenes next week to formulate the 2013 fiscal year's defense budget. There are currently four operational and actively deployed Iron Dome batteries in Israel, but "at least ten" are needed to defend the whole country.
The Pentagon will ask Congress for additional funds for the "Iron Dome" missile shields for Israel, based on their success in intercepting rockets launched from Gaza. Coming one day after drawing fire for his open-mic remarks, President Obama is winning points from pro-Israel Congress members for his increased support. Rafael, which manufactures the Domes systems, just reported $111 million in net earnings for 2011.
Did Iran's warships actually visit Syria this past week as was widely reported, or did was that Iranian disinformation?
Pentagon says deployment of USS Carl Vinson is "routine".