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September 24, 2017
A Global Hawk watches over the gathered crowd of airmen and local dignitaries gathered to watch a Thursday, June 15, 2017, realignment ceremony -- transferring the command structure for many personnel on Grand Forks Air Force Base -- from Air Mobility Command to Air Combat Command. Sam Easter / Forum News Service
Threat of Grand Forks air base closing off the table for now
September 24, 2017 - 8:51am
August 31, 2017
U.S. Army soldiers from the 2nd Battalion 87th Infantry Division oversee training of the 215th Corps of the Afghan National Army at Camp Bastion in Helmand Province, Afg. on March 22, 2016. The U.S. has about 11,000 troops in Afghanistan, the Pentagon said Aug. 30, 2017, acknowledging for the first time publicly that the total forces there are higher than formally disclosed in recent years. The new count includes covert as well as temporary units, defense officials said. Adam Ferguson/The New York Times
Pentagon admits thousands more troops in Afghanistan than previously reported
August 31, 2017 - 12:42pm
July 14, 2017
Pentagon says head of Islamic State in Afghanistan killed
July 14, 2017 - 3:27pm
June 30, 2017
U.S. Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis gives a news conference after a NATO defence ministers meeting at the Alliance headquarters in Brussels, Belgium June 29, 2017. REUTERS/Eric Vidal
Pentagon delays transgender recruitment by six months
June 30, 2017 - 8:37pm
April 13, 2017
The GBU-43/B, also known as the Massive Ordnance Air Blast, detonates during a test at Eglain Air Force Base, Florida, U.S., November 21, 2003 in this handout photo provided April 13, 2017. REUTERS/U.S. Air Force photo/Handout via REUTERS
U.S. strike kills an al Qaeda 'leader' in Afghanistan
April 13, 2017 - 2:06pm
Pentagon strongly condemns North Korea missile test
February 13, 2017 - 8:04pm
January 27, 2017
Pentagon starts cost-cutting reviews of F-35, presidential aircraft
January 27, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 1, 2016
General James Mattis testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington July 27, 2010, on his nomination to be Commander of U.S. Central Command. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/File Picture
Trump to nominate retired General Mattis for Pentagon
December 1, 2016 - 9:14pm
November 17, 2016
Ex-Pentagon chief Laird dies, advocated 'Vietnamization' policy
November 17, 2016 - 12:30am
Pentagon voices caution on latest Yemen missile incident
October 17, 2016 - 4:00pm
October 11, 2016
Pentagon hints at possible retaliation after Yemen missile fire
October 11, 2016 - 12:00pm
April 26, 2016
Pentagon says fewer foreign fighters joining Islamic State
April 26, 2016 - 2:00pm
March 30, 2016
In this photo, reviewed by the U.S. Military, leg shackles are seen on the floor at Camp 6 detention center, at the U.S. Naval Base, in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Jan. 21, 2009. 
REUTERS / Brennan Linsley
Pentagon to send about a dozen Guantanamo inmates to other countries soon
March 30, 2016 - 9:34pm
March 4, 2016
U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter attends a news conference at the Pentagon in Washington Feb. 29, 2016. 
REUTERS / Yuri Gripas
Pentagon chief says 40 LCS ships 'enough' for U.S. Navy
March 4, 2016 - 1:00am
February 23, 2016
Plan to close Guantanamo has 13 U.S. prison sites, costs up to $475 million
February 23, 2016 - 9:11am