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Chuck Hagel approves 21-day Ebola quarantine for troops

US troops returning from Ebola response missions in West Africa will be placed in supervised isolation for 21 days.

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Premature to talk of US troop cuts in Asia: John Kerry

Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday that it was too early to discuss cutting the number of US troops stationed in Asia and South Korea, amid increased tensions on the heavily guarded peninsula. The top US diplomat insisted before any such moves could happen North Korea must first show a serious commitment to […]


Obama to reveal strategy to tackle ISIS threat on Wednesday

Obama said the entire international community understands that ISIS was something that has to be dealt with.


John Kerry urges inclusive Iraqi government, rules out sending troops

We are urging him to form a new cabinet as swiftly as possible: US Secretary of State John Kerry.


How do wars end?

That’s the question Obama faces as Iraq plunges into sectarian violence.


Taliban says US troop withdrawal plan is ‘continued occupation’

Obama announced Tuesday that the 32,000-strong US deployment in Afghanistan would be scaled back to around 9,800by the start of 2015.


Iraq vote count under way as PM ‘certain’ of victory

Maliki’s critics have accused him of concentrating power and marginalising the Sunni minority.


Suicide bombers kill 33 at Iraq campaign rally for Shiite

The rally was organised to introduce the group’s candidates for Wednesday’s vote. More than 9,000 candidates are taking part and will vie for 328 seats in parliament.


Barack Obama warns Afghan President Hamid Karzai of full troop withdrawal

The US has had troops in Afghanistan since 2001 following the 9/11 terror attacks.

"We are primed to bring back more of the good jobs claimed by the recession, and lost to overseas competition in recent decades," Obama said. (AP)

Obama meets war commanders over troops uncertainty in Afghanistan

President Barack Obama has met top Afghanistan war advisors amid uncertainty about the presence of US troops.

Obama has done what can be done to help the Afghans defend themselves against the Taliban and al-Qaeda.

Al-Qaeda strikes back

But that is not an argument for US troops to stay on in Afghanistan.

Taliban could be a threat in 2014, need more caution: Army

Army will have to be more prepared, prudent and more aware and take precautionary measures.

Civilians inspect the aftermath of car bomb attack in Baghdad on Tuesday. (AP)

Iraqi police: Bomb attacks kill 52 in Baghdad and Baquba

Two years after U.S. troops left Iraq, violence has climbed back to its highest levels since the Sunni-Shi’ite bloodshed of 2006-2007.

US moves troops in prep for more action in South Sudan

U.N. says about 1,000 people have been killed in a week in the world’s newest country.

Last Night World: US secures air base in Romania,begins pull out from Kyrgyzstan

The US will use a Romanian air base on the Black Sea as a transit point for its troops leaving Afghanistan.