Russia’s Military Mission Creep Advances to a New Front: Africa

In an influence campaign that is worrying the Pentagon, Russia’s weapons sales, military training programs and security agreements are growing across Africa.

The Secret Death Toll of America’s Drones

President Trump is making it harder to know how many civilians the government kills by remote control.

At War: This New Generation of Weapons Could Mean More Covert Airstrikes Around the World

The United States has been dropping munitions on Shabab insurgents in Somalia using a dispenser called the common launch tube, which could enable the Pentagon to turn virtually any aircraft into a high-tech gunship.