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Some 1,000 Asians Flock To ISIL: Adm. Locklear

PENTAGON: Even as the latest Mideast war sucks in more US attention and resources — as well as wannabe jihadis from around the world — the outgoing chief of Pacific Command emphasized the much-derided...

Britain Readies for Iraq Airstrikes, Arrests Islamists

British Prime Minister David Cameron was preparing Thursday for a key vote on joining airstrikes in Iraq as police arrested nine people, including a notorious radical preacher, accused of links to Islamist extremism. …read...

European Security and Defence #CSDPbasics

This leaflet goes back to basics on the EU’s Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP). Infographics and illustrations, as well as a glossary of terms and relevant actors, present facts and information about European...

Three JLTVs, Three Strategies

Different displays of similar vehicles reveal the structural heterogeneity of the defense industry. At this week’s Modern Day Marine show at Quantico, the three companies vying for the US Army and Marine Corps’ Joint...

British MPs to Vote Friday on Anti-IS Airstrikes in Iraq

The British Parliament will hold an extraordinary session on Friday to vote on whether to join US-led airstrikes against the Islamic State group in Iraq, Prime Minister David Cameron said on Wednesday. …read more

GAO Questions F-35 Sustainment Estimates

Sustainment estimates for the F-35 joint strike fighter may not be realistic and require further study before a plan is finalized, the government’s watchdog wrote in a new report. …read more

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