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World / Politics Nov 6, 2018

Nearly 5,000 U.S. soldiers deployed to Mexico border

Around 4,800 U.S. soldiers were deployed Monday to the border with Mexico, the Pentagon announced, saying it could not give a price tag for the operation Democrats decry as political maneuvering from President Donald Trump. Some 1,100 of the troops are in California, another 1,100 ...

Assad still has 'limited' chemical weapons capability: Pentagon

World Apr 20, 2018

Assad still has 'limited' chemical weapons capability: Pentagon

The Syrian regime remains able to conduct chemical attacks, though only at a limited level, the Pentagon said Thursday following last week's international cruise missile strikes on chemical targets. Gen. Kenneth McKenzie, director of the U.S. military's Joint Staff, said Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime ...