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Scot Paltrow

U.S. Army says mishandled war dogs, will comply with call for reform

Mar 07 2018

The U.S. Army confirmed on Monday that it had mishandled retired bomb-sniffing war dogs and said it would comply with recommendations in a Defense Department Inspector General’s report that called for reforms. | Video

Canine war heroes mistreated by U.S. Army: Pentagon report

Mar 02 2018

They made up a corps of bomb-sniffing dogs that accompanied brigade combat teams on potentially lethal missions, sniffing out roadside bombs in Afghanistan and saving human lives. | Video

Special Report: In modernizing nuclear arsenal, U.S. stokes new arms race

Nov 21 2017

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama rode into office in 2009 with promises to work toward a nuclear-free world. His vow helped win him the Nobel Peace Prize that year.

Special Report : Aircraft carriers, championed by Trump, are vulnerable to attack

Mar 09 2017

WASHINGTON Last week, President Donald J. Trump chose the deck of the newest U.S. aircraft carrier, the $13 billion USS Gerald R. Ford, for a speech extolling his planned boost in military spending. | Video

Pentagon report on MSF hospital bombing will be vetted by U.S. general in charge

Nov 20 2015

NEW YORK The commander of U.S. troops in Afghanistan will vet the findings of an investigation the military is conducting into last month’s bombing of a hospital by U.S. forces, and the Defense Department will redact the report, raising the possibility that some details of the attack will remain secret.

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