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An ISIS flag sits on a hill in Syria in 2015.

ISIS Is Ready For a Resurgence

The new recording released by the group’s leader suggested he’s looking to the past to chart a course for the group’s ultimate triumph.

A U.S. Army OH-58 Kiowa Helicopter flies low over 2nd Platoon, Company B, 3rd Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade “Rakkasans,” 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), during a patrol in Khowst Province, Afghanistan, Jan. 13, 2013.

Analysis: The War In Afghanistan Isn’t a Hopeless Stalemate

A strategy to shut down Taliban safe havens in Pakistan could bring the war to an end.

Trump’s Untested Authority to Revoke Security Clearances

Can the president restrict a person’s access to classified material for any reason he wants? It may take a lawsuit from former CIA Director John Brennan to find out.

 Gen. John Nicholson, Resolute Support commander, answers media questions during a visit to the Kabul Military Training Center in Kabul, Afghanistan, June 11, 2018.

Trump’s Afghanistan War Plan Is Working Despite Recent Attacks, Outgoing Commander Says

Facing renewed criticism, Gen. John Nicholson said the president’s year-old South Asia strategy was bringing Afghanistan closer to peace.

Trump said, "They are building the wall as we sit here. But there’s a little obstacle: the Democrats."

‘Trump Will Get his Wall,’ Says Senator

White House mobilizes defense of ICE and border protection agencies.

From left, former CIA Director John Brennan, former National Security Agency Director Michael Rogers, and James Clapper, former director of National Intelligence, arrive to talk with senators about Moscow's meddling in the 2016 campaign on May 16, 2018.

Trump's Unprecedented Retaliation Draws Unprecedented Rebukes

A dozen former spy chiefs slammed the president after he yanked Brennan's clearance. What comes next?

Retired U.S. Navy Adm. William H. McRaven speaks in January at Pfingston Reception Center located on Joint Base San Antonio.

Analysis: An Admiral Speaks Out

An op-ed criticizing the president from the man responsible for the raid that killed Osama Bin Laden represents a startling intervention by a studiously non-political figure.

General David Petraeus and Defense Secretary Robert Gates in 2007.

Analysis: Trump’s Risky War of Choice Against the Generals

The president’s decision to revoke John Brennan’s security clearance has drawn fire even from figures like Robert Gates and David Petraeus, who have avoided criticizing him.

Air Force One refuels at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, on President Donald Trump's return to Washington D.C. from the North Korea summit, June 12, 2018.

Pentagon Spending $34M to Make Presidential Jets More Posh

The Air Force is upgrading the interiors of two smaller VIP aircraft to resemble the presidential cabin of Trump’s main Air Force One jets.

Why the FBI Fired an Agent Who Wrote Anti-Trump Texts

The FBI’s disciplinary office had recommended Peter Strzok be suspended for two months but was overruled by the bureau’s deputy director.