DEFENSE - ALL ARTICLES
A top DOD official says the Quadrennial Defense Review addresses all threats to U.S. national security, including Russia. By Ben Watson
'If Russia really wanted to deal a devastating blow . . . they could have definitely done it.'
White House notes federal employee compensation hasn’t kept pace with rising education levels or the private sector.
Crimea may be lost, but President Obama should fly to Brussels and reassure Europe that NATO will keep Putin out of Eastern Ukraine. By Barry Pavel
Veteran diplomat Dennis Ross says the U.S. response to Ukraine will have strong reverberations across the Middle East. By Bernard Gwertzman
The spy agency should pay a price for its intransigence. But not enough legislators are willing to defend the oversight role of their colleagues.
Test did not sample source of last month’s leaks.
The program has never informed a Defense policy decision, a spokesman said.
Hackers, entrepreneurs and software developers gather in Austin to discuss how the NSA has helped and hurt the country. By Patrick Tucker
Possible proposals include providing lump-sum payments to personnel that would likely reduce overall compensation.