Five Republican senators who sent the secretary of defense a letter today demanding that Gates submit to Congress the annual report on China's military capabilities. That report, mandated under a 2000 law, was due on March 1.
The public relations machine of the NATO Afghan Command fired off six press releases within just over six hours Friday morning, touting successful coalition activities in different parts of that country in what appeared to be a stepped up attempt to capture the hearts and minds of American journalists.
At a solemn airport ceremony as she ended her two-day trip here, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was presented with the remains of three American soldiers from the Vietnam War.
In Hanoi at a meeting on Asian security, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton declared that a peaceful resolution of territorial disputes over the South China Sea is in the "national interest" of the United States. She also lobbied for a multilateral solution to the question.
Federal investigators have identified several dozen Pentagon officials and contractors with high-level security clearances who allegedly purchased and downloaded child pornography, including an undisclosed number who used their government computers to obtain the illegal material, according to investigative reports.
The Obama administration has transferred an Afghan detainee held at Guantanamo Bay to Spain and an Uzbek detainee to Latvia, bringing the number of prisoners held at the military facility in Cuba down to 176, U.S and European officials said.
New video shows meeting between Faisal Shahzad and leader of Pakistani Taliban
Perhaps it is a coincidence of timing, but the Obama administration on Thursday appears to be sending two potentially contradictory messages about humans rights in Southeast Asia.
Only about half of the U.S. funds approved for the Mexican anti-drug fight since 2008 have been committed, despite efforts to speed up delivery of goods and training, according to a study released Wednesday.
John D. Bennett, a CIA veteran who served as station chief in Pakistan until 2009 and who has held numerous other overseas postings, has been appointed head of the agency's National Clandestine Service, Director Leon E. Panetta announced Tuesday.
Can you paint a pretty picture? Get your bids in now! The Pentagon is seeking an eager, willing and capable artist to paint Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Adm. Michael Mullen's official portrait.
Hillary Rodham Clinton and Robert Gates finally got North Korea's attention Wednesday - by making an incursion across the border into communist territory. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Defense Secretary Robert Gates draw a North Korean guard's interest. (Paul...
Rashid Khalidi, a friend of President Obama's active in Palestinian causes, has signed an appeal for funds to send to Gaza an aid ship that would be named after the president's best-selling book, "The Audacity of Hope." A group calling...
WikiLeaks.org founder Julian Assange made a rare public appearance at the TED Global conference in Oxford, England, where he was interviewed by Chris Anderson, the curator of the Technology, Entertainment, Design conferences. The video was posted online Monday.
When retired Lt. Gen. James R. Clapper Jr. goes to the Hill this afternoon to be grilled to become the nation's next spy-in-chief, Senate Intelligence Committee members might want to explore his leadership over the Army's 902nd Military Intelligence Group,...
Afghan President Hamid Karzai and Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton at a Kabul crafts bazaar on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Paul J. Richards, Pool) KABUL -- Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton on Tuesday added a U.S. "red line" to conditions...
The Obama administration has urged the British and Scottish governments to review the decision to release the Libyan intelligence agent convicted of involvement in the Pan Am 103 bombing, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said in a letter provided...
The Obama administration has for the first time sent a detainee at Guantanamo Bay back home against his will.