US Troops To Begin Ukraine Mission In April
March 30 2015 11:13 AM EDT
American soldiers will train volunteer battalions, composed of civilians, to combat Russian-backed rebels in Luhansk and Donetsk.
The Mexican-American War Is Back (But Only In Chechnya)
March 27 2015 3:47 PM EDT
Chechnya actually offered Mexico weapons to fight the United States. Moscow was not pleased.
Ukraine And Rebels End Hostage-Swap Talks
March 27 2015 12:39 PM EDT
The ceasefire deal that hasn't managed to stop fighting is failing in another aspect as well.
A Path To A Cheaper US Nuclear Deterrent? Maybe
March 26 2015 8:53 AM EDT
Some left-wing Democrats in Congress say American nuclear deterrence can be cheaper.
House Votes In Favor Of Lethal Aid For Ukraine
March 24 2015 4:42 PM EDT
Obama is not likely to budge on his opposition to sending lethal aid -- unless the ceasefire is officially over.
Germany Bucks EU Trend, Ups Defense Spending
March 24 2015 12:48 PM EDT
The minor increase is in contrast to shrinking defense budgets across Europe.
Swedish Jets Intercept Russian Aircraft Over Baltic Sea
March 24 2015 10:31 AM EDT
The interception comes as Sweden begins military operations with U.S. and Finnish jets.
Japanese Jets Intercept Russian Bomber
March 23 2015 11:58 AM EDT
The bomber was spotted twice over the course of a day before crossing back into Russian territory.
Europe Frets Over Refugees Of Ukrainian War
March 22 2015 7:00 AM EDT
With 1 million people displaced in Ukraine, the European Union is weighing humanitarian concerns against immigration worries.
US Paratroopers Will Be In Ukraine Come April
March 20 2015 12:08 PM EDT
The original deployment was rescheduled for fears it would affect a fragile ceasefire agreement.
'Proof' MH17 Was Shot Down By Russian-Made Buk
March 19 2015 4:52 PM EDT
Three independent experts say there's physical evidence a Russian Buk missile shot down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over East Ukraine on July 17.
F-16s Take Part In NATO Exercise With MiGs
March 19 2015 11:09 AM EDT
American F-16s are now flying in the NATO country closest to the fight in Ukraine.
Seven Russian Jets Intercepted By NATO Near Latvia
March 18 2015 2:59 PM EDT
NATO scrambled jets from the Baltic Air Policing mission to intercept several Russian warplanes.
Republicans Divided Over 2016 War Fund
March 18 2015 1:17 PM EDT
Some Republicans want to use the so-called war fund to circumvent defense spending caps. John McCain disagrees.
Syria Says It Shot Down A US Military Drone
March 17 2015 5:27 PM EDT
If confirmed, it would be the first U.S. aircraft shot down in Syria. Photos on Twitter of a crashed aircraft show wreckage consistent with a U.S. MQ-1 drone.
Russian Submarine Spotted Near Latvia
March 17 2015 3:38 PM EDT
Worried about a Crimea-like annexation, the Baltic country plans to spend $15.9 million to secure its eastern border.
Poland Says No New Sanctions On Russia Needed
March 17 2015 12:33 PM EDT
The foreign minister's comments came as the Ukrainian government was reporting more attacks by pro-Russian rebels.
Federal Reserve Needs 14 Banks
March 15 2015 9:39 PM EDT
At least five Federal Reserve Banks should be placed in Western cities, an expert says.
Israel Election Polling Shows Netanyahu On Edge Of Defeat
March 15 2015 6:30 PM EDT
Tuesday's election is set to be a tight contest with Netanyahu seeking to become Israel's longest serving leader.
St. Patrick's Day Parades Around The Country
March 15 2015 4:27 PM EDT
People are celebrating Irish culture at parades across the country.