August 11, 2017

US airstrikes target al-Shabab fighters in Somalia

iStock/Thinkstock(MOGADISHU, Somalia) — The U.S. military conducted offensive airstrikes in Somalia on Thursday against fighters with al-Shabab, an affiliate of al-Qaeda.No details were provided by U.S. […]
August 11, 2017

Trump says U.S. military solutions for North Korea are ‘locked and loaded’

The White House(WASHINGTON) — As tensions with North Korea escalate, President Trump said in a tweet that U.S. military solutions are "now fully in place, locked […]
August 11, 2017

Diplomats react to Trump thanking Putin for expelling US embassy workers

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Current and former U.S. diplomats reacted to President Trump's comments thanking Russian President Vladimir Putin for expelling U.S. embassy workers with dismay.“As far as […]
August 10, 2017

How a North Korean attack could play out: analysts

PromesaArtStudio/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The continuing escalation of verbal threats by North Korea and harsh warnings from American officials has sparked questions about whether military conflict between […]