- National security experts back settling Syrian refugees Updated: Dec-01-15 3:49 pm
WASHINGTON - Former top national security officials from Republican and Democratic administrations urged Congress on Tuesday to continue allowing the resettlement of Syrian and Iraqi refugees in the United States.
- Defense Secretary Ash Carter speaking at Harvard University Updated: Nov-29-15 2:48 pm
CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts - U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter is speaking at Harvard.
- Analysis: Mideast chaos, violence won't end with IS defeat Updated: Nov-23-15 3:11 am
WASHINGTON - The chaos and violence gripping the Middle East are not likely to evaporate even if the forces arrayed against the Islamic State group manage to crush the brutal army and its drive to establish an Islamic caliphate in Iraq and Syria and beyond.
- Carter checks on lab effort to ID airman lost in Asia Updated: Nov-05-15 10:54 pm
HONOLULU - Defense Secretary Ash Carter on Thursday toured a forensics laboratory that is trying to positively identify human remains which, just hours earlier in Malaysia, he had saluted as they were returned to U.S. custody.