Amanda Macias’s Posts

The U.S. wars in Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria and Pakistan have cost American taxpayers $6.4 trillion since they began in 2001.

The Pentagon on Tuesday announced a $34 billion F-35 contract with Lockheed Martin, the largest contract yet for the defense firm’s costly fighter program.

The Pentagon on Thursday said the recent strikes on Saudi Arabian oil facilities were “sophisticated” and represented a “dramatic escalation” in tensions within the region.

President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he ordered the Treasury Department to “substantially increase” sanctions on Iran.

A U.S. intelligence assessment found that the mysterious explosion off of Russia’s northern coast occurred during a recovery mission to salvage a nuclear-powered missile from the ocean floor, according to people with direct knowledge of the report.

President Donald Trump said Monday that China is ready to come back to the negotiating table and the two countries will start talking very seriously.

President Donald Trump said he was in “no hurry” to attack Iran, the morning after after he called off missile strikes against the country with 10 minutes to spare.

President Donald Trump tweeted Thursday that Iran made a “very big mistake” by shooting down a U.S. spy drone in the already tense oil-rich region.