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The U.S. House of Representatives is poised to eliminate a key Obama Administration counterterrorism initiative to provide military aid to the Middle East and Africa this week because of lingering questions about the administration’s plan and strategy for the newly created Counterterrorism Partnership Fund (CTPF)

The Obama Administration’s recent announcement to resume more than a billion dollars in U.S. military aid and certain weapons deliveries to Egypt has evoked a variety of responses in the United States. Some policymakers in Congress and security policy ...

For the third time in the past year, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel made an official visit to the Gulf to meet with the defense ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council. As the P5+1 resumed nuclear negotiations with Iran last week, Secretary Hagel traveled to...