defense and military forces

U.S. Accuses Russia of Sending Warplanes to Libya

U.S. Accuses Russia of Sending Warplanes to Libya

The unusually sharp assertion by a senior American commander underscored the Pentagon’s concern about Moscow’s growing influence in the country’s sprawling war.
U.S. Accuses Russia of Sending Warplanes to Libya

U.S. Accuses Russia of Sending Warplanes to Libya

The unusually sharp assertion by a senior American commander underscored the Pentagon’s concern about Moscow’s growing influence in the country’s sprawling war.
China’s Military Vows to Defend the Country’s Interests in Hong Kong

China’s Military Vows to Defend the Country’s Interests in Hong Kong

The commander of the People’s Liberation Army garrison in Hong Kong and the city’s leader defended Beijing’s push for new national security laws governing the territory.
China’s Military Vows to Defend the Country’s Interests in Hong Kong

China’s Military Vows to Defend the Country’s Interests in Hong Kong

The commander of the People’s Liberation Army garrison in Hong Kong and the city’s leader defended Beijing’s push for new national security laws governing the territory.
China’s Military Vows to Defend the Country’s Interests in Hong Kong

China’s Military Vows to Defend the Country’s Interests in Hong Kong

The commander of the People’s Liberation Army garrison in Hong Kong and the city’s leader defended Beijing’s push for new national security laws governing the territory.
ISIS Prisoners Threaten U.S. Mission in Northeastern Syria

ISIS Prisoners Threaten U.S. Mission in Northeastern Syria

Overcrowded, makeshift prisons and camps and fears of Covid-19 have led to two riots by hardened fighters.
ISIS Prisoners Threaten U.S. Mission in Northeastern Syria

ISIS Prisoners Threaten U.S. Mission in Northeastern Syria

Overcrowded, makeshift prisons and camps and fears of Covid-19 have led to two riots by hardened fighters.
By Air and Sea, Mercenaries Landed in Libya. Then the Plan Went South.

By Air and Sea, Mercenaries Landed in Libya. Then the Plan Went South.

A short-lived mission uncovered by U.N. investigators offers a glimpse into the world of those who have thrived off Libya’s chaos.
By Air and Sea, Mercenaries Landed in Libya. Then the Plan Went South.

By Air and Sea, Mercenaries Landed in Libya. Then the Plan Went South.

A short-lived mission uncovered by U.N. investigators offers a glimpse into the world of those who have thrived off Libya’s chaos.
Why China’s Move to Rein In Hong Kong Is Just the Start

Why China’s Move to Rein In Hong Kong Is Just the Start

Xi Jinping’s China, emboldened by its handling of the coronavirus pandemic, no longer seems constrained by the threat of international rebuke.
Why China’s Move to Rein In Hong Kong Is Just the Start

Why China’s Move to Rein In Hong Kong Is Just the Start

Xi Jinping’s China, emboldened by its handling of the coronavirus pandemic, no longer seems constrained by the threat of international rebuke.

Kim Jong-un Moves to Increase North Korea’s Nuclear Strength

After another weekslong absence from public view, Mr. Kim convened his top military body to promote top aides specializing in nuclear and missile forces.

Kim Jong-un Moves to Increase North Korea’s Nuclear Strength

After another weekslong absence from public view, Mr. Kim convened his top military body to promote top aides specializing in nuclear and missile forces.
Putting the Risk of Covid-19 in Perspective

Putting the Risk of Covid-19 in Perspective

Is the risk of dying from Covid-19 comparable to driving to work every day, skydiving or being a soldier in a war?
Putting the Risk of Covid-19 in Perspective

Putting the Risk of Covid-19 in Perspective

Is the risk of dying from Covid-19 comparable to driving to work every day, skydiving or being a soldier in a war?
‘I Am Just Hong Kong’: A City’s Fate in China’s Hands

‘I Am Just Hong Kong’: A City’s Fate in China’s Hands

This hybrid of East and West may have reached the limits of its middle ground.
‘I Am Just Hong Kong’: A City’s Fate in China’s Hands

‘I Am Just Hong Kong’: A City’s Fate in China’s Hands

This hybrid of East and West may have reached the limits of its middle ground.
‘I Am Just Hong Kong’: A City’s Fate in China’s Hands

‘I Am Just Hong Kong’: A City’s Fate in China’s Hands

This hybrid of East and West may have reached the limits of its middle ground.
China Deploys Propaganda Machine to Defend Move Against Hong Kong

China Deploys Propaganda Machine to Defend Move Against Hong Kong

State-run news media depicted the proposed national security laws as necessary to protect the rule of the Communist Party.
China Deploys Propaganda Machine to Defend Move Against Hong Kong

China Deploys Propaganda Machine to Defend Move Against Hong Kong

State-run news media depicted the proposed national security laws as necessary to protect the rule of the Communist Party.