Defense

US Faces Growing Threat From 'New Class' Of Chinese, Russian Weapons

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ryan Pickrell
Military vehicles carrying DF-21D ballistic missiles roll to Tiananmen Square during a military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two, in Beijing, China, September 3, 2015. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Losing the hypersonic arms race

Putin Shows No Signs Of Slowing Down During Trump Presidency

Daily Caller News Foundation | Russ Read
Russia's President Vladimir Putin holds a glass during a ceremony of receiving diplomatic credentials from foreign ambassadors at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin

‘Why are we reacting to NATO expansion so emotionally?’

Congress Demands Obama's Intel Chief Explain Call To Fire His Potential Trump Replacement

Daily Caller News Foundation | Russ Read
US National Intelligence director Clapper appears before House Intelligence Committee in Washington

Secretary of Defense Carter and Director of Intelligence James Clapper called for the ousting of Adm. Michael Rogers

Chinese Manufacturing May Be 'Hollowing Out' US Readiness For War

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ryan Pickrell
An employee monitors molten iron being poured into a container at a steel plant in Hefei, Anhui province September 9, 2013. China's average daily crude steel output stood almost unchanged at 2.119 million tonnes between Aug. 21-31, compared with 2.118 million tonnes between Aug. 11-20, data from the China Iron & Steel Association showed on Monday. REUTERS/Stringer

‘Chinese steel poses national security risks to the United States’

Trump Transition Team Gets Ready To Set Up Shop At The Pentagon

Daily Caller News Foundation | Russ Read
Pentagon

Obama’s defense officials begin to hand the reins to Trump

You Should Read The Book Of The Guy Who Will Be Trump's National Security Advisor

Daily Dealer | Jack Kocsis
Defense Intelligence Agency Director Lieutenant General Michael Flynn testifies before the House Select Intelligence Committee on worldwide threats in the House Visitors Center of the US Capitol on February 4, 2014 in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Outlines his worldview

Defense Contractors Couldn't Be Happier With Trump's Win

Daily Caller News Foundation | Russ Read
The F-35 Lightning II, also known as the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF), is shown in this March 2010 file photograph

Trump’s defense spending plans could mean billions for contractors

Obama Asks Congress For Last-Minute $11 Billion To Fight ISIS

Daily Caller News Foundation | Thomas Phippen
Afghan security forces take their positions at the hilltop of Dand Ghori district of Baghlan province, Afghanistan March 15, 2016. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

‘…to degrade and ultimately defeat the Islamic State’

Here Are Trump's National Security Goals For His First 100 Days In Office

Daily Caller News Foundation | Russ Read
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump arrives for his election night rally at the New York Hilton Midtown in Manhattan, New York, U.S., November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

The president-elect has a busy schedule ahead of him

Pentagon Issues Election Transition Memo After Trump Victory

Daily Caller News Foundation | Russ Read
U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter speaks at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, U.S., October 28, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

“Last night our fellow American citizens voted for a new President”

Five National Security Threats The Next President Will Face

Daily Caller News Foundation | Russ Read
Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump shakes hands with Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Hillary Clinton at the conclusion of their first presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York, U.S., September 26, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File Photo

Whether it’s Trump of Clinton, the next president will face some serious security challenges

US Military Prepares To Shut Down Russia's Internet If It Hacks The Election

Daily Caller News Foundation | Russ Read
Hacker over a screen with binary code. [Shutterstock - adike]

Hackers are preparing for a cyber battle

China Swears It Will One-Up US Drone Technology With Stolen US Drone Technology

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ryan Pickrell
Military vehicles carrying Wing Loong, a Chinese-made medium altitude long endurance unmanned aerial vehicle, travel past Tiananmen Gate during a military parade to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II in Beijing Thursday Sept. 3, 2015. REUTERS/Andy Wong/Pool

China tries to take the top spot

British Security Service Breaks 107-Year Silence To Warn About Russian Threat

Daily Caller News Foundation | Russ Read
An armed man, believed to be a Russian soldier, stands on guard outside a military base in Perevalnoye, near the Crimean city of Simferopol, March 21, 2014. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

Secrecy is not something we need for its own sake

Iraqi Soldiers Watched 'American Sniper' To Get Pumped For Mosul Assault

Daily Caller News Foundation | Russ Read
Members of Iraqi security forces celebrate after the liberation of Khalidiya village from Islamic State militants, south of Mosul, during an operation to attack Islamic State militants in Mosul, Iraq, October 20, 2016. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

Iraqi band of brothers prepares to retake Mosul

More Than 5,000 Afghan Troops Killed This Year As Obama's War In Afghanistan Continues To Fall Apart

Daily Caller News Foundation | Russ Read
An Afghan Tactical Air Controller practices directing an air strike during an exercise at a range outside Kabul, Afghanistan, October 18, 2016. REUTERS/Josh Smith

Casualty rates are already higher than last year

Army Rescues Fat Raccoon Stuck Upside-Down In Tank

Daily Caller News Foundation | Russ Read

“Got any, like, butter we can put around him?”

No One Wants To Refuel Russia's Crap Navy On Its Way To Kill More Syrian Civilians

Daily Caller News Foundation | Russ Read
Russian President Vladimir Putin delivers a speech during celebrations for Navy Day as it rains in Baltiysk, Kaliningrad region, Russia, July 26, 2015. (REUTERS/RIA Novosti/Mikhail Klimentyev/Kremlin)

Malta says it won’t let Russia’s naval group refuel

The Air Force Is Testing Football Players' Sweat To Help Special Forces

Daily Caller News Foundation | Thomas Phippen
SpecOps Photo: Getmilitaryphotos/Shutterstock Buckeyes Photo: Rich Barnes-USA TODAY Sports/Reuters

‘We’re going to go hard just like the military does’

Pentagon Pays $7 Million To Get Hacked Repeatedly

Daily Caller News Foundation | Thomas Phippen
Hacker over a screen with binary code. [Shutterstock - adike]

Adversaries are getting more ‘sophisticated’