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Blackwater founder Erik Prince is pushing to privatize America's costly war in Afghanistan — and going on cable TV to persuade Trump


This new Defence Department map shows how China says one thing and does another with its military operations at sea


Russia says it's working on an experimental fifth-generation MiG-41 — but an expert says a pure interceptor is already obsolete




The Philippines' president doesn't want US submarines because he says they will 'implode' — so he's turning to Russia


Indonesia reportedly gunned down 31 people to reduce street crime ahead of the Asian Games


An SR-71 pilot describes what it's like to fly the legendary Blackbird at Mach 3: 'You don't have any sensation of speed'



The Army thinks its next fight is underground, and DARPA's solution may be a horde of robot helpers straight out of sci-fi


2 Russian Tu-160 supersonic nuclear-capable bombers drill near Alaska for the 'first time in history'


Turks smashed their iPhones in protest of US sanctions and their plummeting currency


The CIA believed it was 'invincible' in China — but a report says spies had their cover blown and people ended up dead


Chinese bombers are extremely active, and the Pentagon thinks they're training for strikes against US targets


The US Navy faces 'a huge liability' in countering one of Iran's favourite and most dangerous weapons


Poland really wants the US Army there permanently to 'scare away' Russia, and it's willing to pay for it


9 photos of Russia's new Tu-22M3M nuclear bomber — a nightmare for the US and its foremost weapon


A US ally wants to buy Russian submarines — and the US is not OK with it


China wants satellites to closely watch 'every ship' in the South China Sea



The US sanctioned Chinese and Russian entities for helping North Korea cash in on its billion-dollar smuggling schemes


The Afghan military airlifted ISIS captives out rather than re-supply a besieged base — and the Taliban overran it


The US Air Force is ordering new satellites to harden defences against Russian and Chinese missile threats


Mattis gave a blunt warning against generals becoming politicians, and in neighbouring country where this is happening