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Afghanistan instability weighing on Pakistan

01/27/2014 10:54am
Pakistan's national security adviser warned U.S. officials on Monday that his country "will have to face the brunt of any instability that may engulf Afghanistan" as the 12-year war there winds down at the end of the year.

Q&A on Hagel's investigation of nuclear force

01/27/2014 12:20pm
The Pentagon's decision to look into what ails the Air Force group responsible for nuclear missiles was hardly a bolt from the blue.

Key findings on nuclear force troubles

01/27/2014 12:21pm
The Associated Press has uncovered a series of security lapses and other troubles in the nation's nuclear forces. The issue came to a head this week when Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel summoned top military leaders and ordered a review of the problems. Here are the key missteps suffered by the personnel who handle the world's most deadly weapons:

US to press Sri Lanka again at UN rights council

01/27/2014 5:08pm
The United States said Monday it will sponsor a resolution at the U.N. Human Rights Council that Sri Lanka is worried could call for an international investigation into allegations of war crimes during the island nation's civil conflict.