Military And Defense

Russian National Guard chief sues opposition leader Navalny

Dec 11, 2018

Russia's National Guard chief has filed a lawsuit against opposition leader Alexei Navalny after challenging him to a duel

US returns 3 disputed bells taken from Philippines in 1901

Dec 11, 2018

Three church bells seized by U.S. troops as war trophies more than a century ago have been returned to the Philippines in a move long demanded by Filipino leaders

US arrests 32 at San Diego border demonstration

Dec 11, 2018

U.S. Border Patrol agents arrest 32 people at a demonstration that was organized by a Quaker group on the border with Mexico

The U.S. Border Patrol has made 32 arrests at a demonstration at the border separating San Diego from Tijuana, Mexico.

Dec 10, 2018

The U.S. Border Patrol has made 32 arrests at a demonstration at the border separating San Diego from Tijuana, Mexico.

Agency: Fear of returning home spikes at US-Mexico border

Dec 10, 2018

People expressing fear to return home after being stopped at the US-Mexico border spiked in the last year

Russia sends 2 nuclear-capable bombers to Venezuela

Dec 10, 2018

The Russian military says two of its nuclear-capable strategic bombers have arrived in Venezuela, a deployment that comes amid soaring Russia-U.S. tensions

Customs officers searching more travelers' devices

Dec 10, 2018

A new watchdog report has found that U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers are searching the electronic devices of travelers more often and did not always follow proper protocol

US starts to withdraw troops from Trump border mission

Dec 10, 2018

U.S. officials says that active duty troops will begin leaving the southern U.S border with Mexico this week and the number of forces there will go down to at least 3,000 by the holidays

AP FACT CHECK: Prosecutors' filings do not exonerate Trump

Dec 10, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump insists that prosecutors' filings fully clear him in the Russia investigation and other legal scandals, but he's mistaken

Far from migrant caravans, border crossings surge in Texas

Dec 4, 2018

While the Trump administration focuses attention on migrant caravans trying to cross the southern U.S. border in California, migration is surging in South Texas