Army readies to deliver first set of Strykers with 50-kilowatt laser weapons

Army readies to deliver first set of Strykers with 50-kilowatt laser weapons

The U.S. Army nears initial fielding of a powerful laser weapon on Stryker combat vehicle.

US Navy works to speed up damage assessments, ship repairs

US Navy works to speed up damage assessments, ship repairs

The Navy won’t just assume that battle damage assessments and repairs happen during war games and live exercises. It wants...

India, China talks on border standoff end in stalemate

India, China talks on border standoff end in stalemate

The previous round of commander-level talks in October also ended in a stalemate, with China accusing India of sticking to...

Modernizing US nuclear deterrence presents a rare bipartisan opportunity

Modernizing US nuclear deterrence presents a rare bipartisan opportunity

A former senator argues America’s intercontinental ballistic missiles are the foundation of nuclear deterrence, but that they must be modernized...

US Army plans to make big advances in cloud initiatives this year

US Army plans to make big advances in cloud initiatives this year

The Army’s first tactical cloud environment outside of the U.S. will be located in the Pacific.

EU readies key guides for its defense, space postures during French presidency

EU readies key guides for its defense, space postures during French presidency

Defense ministers met this week in Brest, on the tip of western France, to make headway on an upcoming proposal...

Amid Russia crisis, Pentagon nominee criticizes Obama response to Crimea

Amid Russia crisis, Pentagon nominee criticizes Obama response to Crimea

A top Pentagon pick for President Biden has criticized the Obama administration’s response to Russia’s 2014 annexation of Crimea as...

Pentagon tech chief says new rapid experimentation reserve is moving forward

Pentagon tech chief says new rapid experimentation reserve is moving forward

Undersecretary of Defense for Research and Engineering Heidi Shyu expects to be able to kick-start the new Rapid Defense Experimentation...