DEFENSE

Danial Hakim/AP Photo China’s defense minister turned down a request to speak to Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin after the U.S. downed a Chinese spy balloon Saturday, a Pentagon official said... Read more
Published on: 2023-02-07
Chip Somodevilla/AP Photo Top Republicans on Capitol Hill are raising alarms over news that China has surpassed the U.S. in its number of launchers for land-based nuclear missiles — and... Read more
Published on: 2023-02-07
The remnants of a large balloon drift above the Atlantic Ocean, just off the coast of South Carolina, with a fighter jet and its contrail seen below it, Feb. 4,... Read more
Published on: 2023-02-06
"This never happened. It would have never happened," Former President Donald Trump told Fox News on Sunday. | Alex Brandon/AP Photo Biden administration officials on Saturday claimed Chinese spy balloons... Read more
Published on: 2023-02-05
An American flag is flown next to the Chinese national emblem during a welcome ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, Nov. 9, 2017. | Andy Wong/AP... Read more
Published on: 2023-02-05
A U.S. Air Force fighter aircraft is shown shooting down a suspected Chinese spy balloon off the Carolina coast on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2023. | Jason Sellers/AP Photo A mysterious... Read more
Published on: 2023-02-05
President Joe Biden answers a reporter's question after stepping off Air Force One, Feb. 4, 2023, at Hancock Field Air National Guard Base in Syracuse, N.Y. | Patrick Semansky/AP Photo... Read more
Published on: 2023-02-04
An American flag is flown next to the Chinese national emblem during a welcome ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, Nov. 9, 2017. | Andy Wong/AP... Read more
Published on: 2023-02-03
The new rockets announced on Friday, which can travel over 80 miles, will help Ukrainian forces “conduct operations in defense of their country, and to take back their sovereign territory... Read more
Published on: 2023-02-03