Syria: US soldier injured after rockets hit coalition bases, US official says

Washington CNN — Several rockets were fired at coalition bases in Syria on Wednesday, wounding a US service member, according to a statement from US Central Command, in apparent response to American airstrikes against Iranian-backed groups in the region. The rockets hit two bases in the northeast Syria which house US troops, Green Village and … Read more

Pentagon rejects DC Mayor Muriel Bowser’s request for National Guard to assist migrants arriving in nation’s capital for second time

CNN — The Pentagon rejected a second request from the mayor of Washington, DC, to help manage migrants arriving in the city by bus from Texas and Arizona, according to a defense official. The Pentagon, according to a copy of the rejection letter reviewed by CNN, said it “would not be appropriate” to use the … Read more

Pentagon admits sending previously undisclosed anti-radar missiles to Ukraine

CNN — The Pentagon announced on Monday that the United States had sent anti-radar missiles for Ukrainian planes to target Russian radar systemsmarking the first time the Department of Defense has acknowledged sending the previously undisclosed missile to Ukraine. Colin Kahl, Undersecretary of Defense for Policy, told a press briefing that the United States had … Read more