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World Oct 30Pentagon releases new details on al-Baghdadi raid
Gen. Frank McKenzie, head of U.S. Central Command, said al-Baghdadi's remains were buried at sea within 24 hours of his death inside an underground tunnel where he fled as special operations soldiers closed in on him.
World Sep 20WATCH: U.S. to deploy more troops to Saudi Arabia, UAE in response to attacks on Saudi oil
Defense Secretary Mark Esper says this is a first step, and he is not ruling out additional moves down the road.
World Mar 01Pentagon dismisses Putin’s boasts about new nuclear weapons
The Pentagon said America's missile defense is ready to protect the nation but is not directed at Russia.
Politics Aug 20Mattis tight-lipped on new Afghanistan war strategy
U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Sunday he is satisfied with how the administration formulated its new Afghanistan war strategy. But he refused to talk about the new policy until it was disclosed by President Donald Trump.