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Latest War_Conflict Items
A group of computer hackers on Thursday claimed to have breached NATO security and accessed hoards of restricted material.
The Syrian foreign minister this week warned the U.S. and French ambassadors that they will face severe travel restrictions if they leave Damascus again without government permission.
A senior leader of Yemen's al Qaeda branch was killed in fighting in the nearly lawless south of the country, the Defense Ministry said Thursday.
Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta has decided to end the ban on gays serving openly in the armed services and certify to Congress that repealing the 17-year-old law will not hurt the military's ability to fight, officials said Thursday.
The 150th anniversary of the Battle of Bull Run began Thursday much as the skirmish itself did in 1861 - with artillery men on a sparse Manassas field, ignoring the heat to focus on the boom of a cannon.
Libyan rebels have asked their international allies, including the U.S., for heavy weaponry to help them topple Col. Moammar Gadhafi's regime and capture the capital, Tripoli.
Time limits on how long posters can hang to announce rallies, trumpet issues or plug candidates in Washington are the subject of a lawsuit a judge allowed to go forward Thursday while strongly suggesting current regulations are improper.
China's military is developing electromagnetic pulse weapons that Beijing plans to use against U.S. aircraft carriers in any future conflict over Taiwan, according to an intelligence report made public on Thursday.
A bomb blast near the U.S. Embassy in Tblisi, Georgia, in September was traced to a plot run by a Russian military intelligence officer, according to an investigation by the Georgian Interior Ministry.