The Hill

Wednesday, November 25, 2015 - 06:31
China is establishing its first military base in Africa, according to a top U.S. general, providing yet another sign of its growing reach beyond the Asia-Pacific.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 06:11
A Democratic senator is pressing for an audit of the Pentagon after a task force spent $43 million to build a compressed natural gas station in Afghanistan.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 06:04
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) on Tuesday signed the 2016 defense policy bill, which now heads to the president's desk for his signature for the second time.
Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 06:39
On Tuesday, the Senate voted on a new, $5 billion slimmer version of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that just breezed through the House. With its passage, the Pentagon’s foreign military aid budget will rise for yet another year.
Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 06:33
A pair of Republican senators want the Pentagon to bolster its support for Kurdish peshmerga fighters in northern Iraq, suggesting they're struggling to defend their territory against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 06:24
The U.S.-supported Kurdish group in northern Syria has accused the Turkish army of attacking its forces in the Syrian town of Tal Abyad.
Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 06:08
The U.S.-led military coalition against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) expects to begin a "new phase" in the near future in Syria, led by rebel groups it is supporting, according the coalition's spokesman on Wednesday.
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 06:13
A bipartisan group of senators is pushing for the Obama administration to end its Syria train-and-equip program, underscoring growing skepticism of the effort in Congress.
Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 06:24
Lawmakers advocated Wednesday for the Obama administration to keep the U.S. military involved in the hunt for African warlord Joseph Kony.
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 06:00
A Democratic senator is calling for the administration to suspend its program to train and equip moderate Syrian rebels against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, after news that one of the rebels handed over equipment to al Qaeda affiliate al-Nusra Front.