Exclusive: Iraqi militias retake Baiji from Islamic State group

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Exclusive: Iraqi militias retake Baiji from Islamic State group

Iraqi Shiite militias told FRANCE 24 they had retaken control of the centre of Baiji, home to Iraq’s largest oil refinery, after months of battling Islamic State group militants for control of the strategic city.

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Iraqis make progress against Islamic State in Baiji

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Iraqis make progress against Islamic State in Baiji

Iraqi forces backed by US-led coalition air strikes have opened supply lines into Baiji town and its nearby oil refinery, making progress at last against Islamic State rebels in a seesaw battle that has gone on for months, the Pentagon said on June 8.

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U.S. military lab shipped live anthrax samples to Canada - USA Today

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U.S. military lab shipped live anthrax samples to Canada - USA Today

Live anthrax samples were shipped to three laboratories in Canada by a U.S. military lab, USA Today reported on Monday, following disclosures last week that samples of the bacteria were mistakenly sent to 11 U.S. states and two other countries.

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Dozens may have come in contact with anthrax: US military

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As many as 22 people in South Korea and four US lab workers may have been exposed to anthrax after the American military accidentally shipped out at least one live sample, officials said.

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Pentagon chief calls for new multi-year defense spending deal

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U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter says he's skeptical of Republican funding plans for the Defense Department.

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Pentagon notifying 100 U.S. troops threatened by Islamic State

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Pentagon notifying 100 U.S. troops threatened by Islamic State

The Pentagon said on Monday it was notifying 100 U.S. troops that a group claiming ties to Islamic State militants had posted their names, addresses and photos on the Internet and was calling for American sympathizers to kill them.

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Vietnam ready to join search for missing AirAsia QZ8501 plane

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Vietnam ready to join search for missing AirAsia QZ8501 plane

Vietnam’s Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh has told Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno L.P. Marsudi that Vietnam is willing to join the search for AirAsia flight QZ8501 that lost contact with the air traffic control on Sunday morning.

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Vietnam ready to join search for missing AirAsia QZ8501 plane

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Vietnam ready to join search for missing AirAsia QZ8501 plane

Vietnam’s Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh has told Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno L.P. Marsudi that Vietnam is willing to join the search for AirAsia flight QZ8501 that lost contact with the air traffic control on Sunday morning.

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Obama settles on Ashton Carter as Pentagon chief, sources say

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Obama settles on Ashton Carter as Pentagon chief, sources say

WASHINGTON, Dec 2 - Can a career Washington technocrat break into U.S. President Barack Obama's tight-knit inner circle and oversee the world's most powerful military?

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Hagel exit shows Obama has taken power away from Pentagon

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Hagel exit shows Obama has taken power away from Pentagon

President Barack Obama pushed Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel out of his job today after less than 21 months, with White House officials citing disagreements over Iraq and Syria policy.

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Some U.S. troops authorized for Iraq may go soon - Pentagon

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The U.S. Defense Department says some of the additional 1,500 U.S. troops authorized to advise and train Iraqi forces for their fight against Islamic State militants will begin deploying to the country in the next few weeks.

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White House rejects Panetta critique of Obama

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White House rejects Panetta critique of Obama

The White House on Monday rejected claims by ex-Pentagon chief Leon Panetta that President Barack Obama is too reticent to take on opponents and lacks the passion to lead.

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Chinese hackers infiltrate U.S. military contractors

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Chinese hackers infiltrate U.S. military contractors

Chinese-backed hackers infiltrated the computer networks of airline, shipping and information technology companies responsible for transporting personnel and weapons for the U.S. military, a Senate investigation found.

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House passes Obama’s Syria rebel aid, government spending

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House passes Obama’s Syria rebel aid, government spending

The U.S. House voted to train and equip Syrian rebels and temporarily finance the federal government in a bill that’s expected to clear the Senate and avoid a repeat of last year’s 16-day government shutdown.

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U.S. watchdog finds Pentagon broke law in Bergdahl transfer

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U.S. watchdog finds Pentagon broke law in Bergdahl transfer

The Defense Department violated U.S. law by failing to alert Congress before releasing five Taliban members held at Guantanamo Bay military prison in exchange for a captured U.S. soldier, a government watchdog agency said on Thursday.

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