(ARLINGTON, Va.) -- President Joe Biden, observing his first Memorial Day as commander-in-chief, delivered remarks Monday at Arlington National Cemetery, painting democracy as the "soul of America" and one that "worth fighting for ... worth dying for." "Democracy itself is at peril, here at home... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Between the flags and parades, Americans are used to showing their patriotism on Memorial Day, but experts say this holiday many of the nation’s troops need more than a salute -- they need food. Food insecurity has skyrocketed for many Americans throughout... Read More.
(LONDON and CAIRO) -- Israeli air and ground troops have carried out strikes into the Gaza Strip, authorities said, as the latest round of fighting between Israel's military and Hamas, the Palestinian militant group ruling the Gaza Strip, continued. Israel Defense Forces tanks and artillery... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The United States will withdraw its troops from Afghanistan, President Joe Biden said Thursday, but it will be "hard" to do before a May 1 deadline.Biden said his administration is still reviewing... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN and JAMES GORDON MEEK, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Amid a surge in high-profile assassinations and violent attacks, the Biden administration is indicating it will keep U.S. troops in Afghanistan past a May withdrawal deadline laid out in the U.S. deal... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- At least 21 states are activating National Guard troops in preparation of possible attacks this week.The FBI is warning that armed protests are being planned at all 50 state capitols as well... Read More.
By LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump has ordered the Pentagon to remove the majority of the 700 U.S. military troops in Somalia from the country, according to a Pentagon statement.The order changes the mission American... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, MATT SEYLER and ALEEM AGHA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- After three months of deadlocked talks, the Taliban and the Afghan government have made a breakthrough in peace negotiations, the two sides announced Wednesday, although that incremental progress is still... Read More.
By KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Lt. Col. Bree Fram said her years in the U.S. military have been some of the best of her life, but she hasn't been able to fully appreciate her success because she knows that... Read More.
By LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- In a show of force, the U.S. military has sent armored fighting vehicles to eastern Syria to help protect the hundreds of American troops stationed there following a tense encounter with Russian forces last... Read More.
By ADAM KELSEY, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Former Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel blasted President Donald Trump Sunday for comments he allegedly made about members of the U.S. military -- with unnamed sources claiming he called them "losers" and "suckers" and questioned their... Read More.