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The senior Pentagon policy official who certified security aid to Ukraine has been asked to resign

John Rood, who was involved in certifying aid to Ukraine, has reportedly been asked to step down as undersecretary of defense for policy.
Thirteen U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightning II with Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 122, Marine Aircraft Group 13, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (MAW), are secured aboard amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6).

Trump is taking almost $1 billion from Navy shipbuilding projects to build the border wall

The Trump administration is defying Congress and raiding $1 billion from projects like the America-class assault ship.
Soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division rest while waiting to pack their weapons for shipment back to the United States at Camp Virginia, Kuwait on December 19, 2011.

US taxpayers have reportedly paid an average of $8,000 each and over $2 trillion total for the Iraq war alone

The human costs of war are often huge and crippling — but the financial costs are, too. US taxpayers have paid an estimated $8,000 each.

Killing ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi hasn’t hurt the terror group’s operations, Pentagon warns

ISIS likely "continued to operate without interruption" after Baghdadi's death, according to a new report.
United States Military Academy at West Point

A ‘boys club’ where women struggle to ‘fit in’: Sexual assault reports at military academies jumped by 32% last year, report s...

Wary of "negative social, academic, and career impacts," students are reluctant to report sexual assaults, a Department of Defense report says.
Microsoft President Brad Smith.

The president of Microsoft says it took its bid for the $10 billion JEDI cloud deal as an opportunity to improve its tech – and that’...

Microsoft viewed the bidding for the Pentagon's $10 billion contract as a "very large scale engineering project," Brad Smith told Business Insider.

Pentagon leaders didn’t know US troops were injured in Iran’s missile attack until a week later, DoD says

Reports about the injuries come days after President Donald Trump insisted that "no Americans were harmed" in the attack.
A video filmed by US Navy pilots in 2015, showing pilots reacting to a flying object.

The Navy cryptically says it has top-secret UFO briefings that would cause ‘exceptionally grave damage’ to US national security if publish...

The Navy previously confirmed it was treating objects that baffled pilots in Department of Defense videos as UFOs.

Amazon wants to block Microsoft from working on the $10 billion JEDI contract at all until its own challenge of the contract has been resolved

Amazon claims it was unfairly excluded from winning the $10 billion JEDI contract due to political interference from President Trump.

The Pentagon flatly contradicted Trump and said the US military would not be targeting Iranian cultural sites

Defense Secretary Mark Esper has said the military will adhere to the law, as President Donald Trump continues to threaten Iranian cultural sites.