The Women Who Fought to Defend Their Homes Against ISIS

Time Subscription When I first asked the American special operations soldiers who among the fighters they worked with I should meet in Syria, one of the first names that always arose was Azeema. She came from Qamishli, a town in northeastern Syria, a...
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Trump Tweets Photo of Military Dog Wounded in Baghdadi Raid

WASHINGTON — The name is still classified but President Donald Trump on Monday outed the military working dog that tracked down the head of the Islamic State. Trump tweeted a photo of a Belgian Malinois that he said worked with a team of special forces in t...
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Navy SEAL Acquitted of Murder in Killing of Captive in Iraq

A military jury acquitted a decorated Navy SEAL of premeditated murder Tuesday in the killing of a wounded Islamic State captive under his care in Iraq in 2017. Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher reacted with "tears of joy, emotion, freedom and absolute euphoria," ...
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Trump Pulling Out of Syria. Might Afghanistan Be Next?

WASHINGTON — Against the advice of many in his own administration, President Donald Trump is pulling U.S. troops out of Syria. Could a withdrawal from Afghanistan be far behind? "If he's willing to walk away from Syria, I think we should be concerned about ...