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Today, the ability to recover from early missteps is greatly reduced. The speed of war has changed, making the global security environment more unpredictable, dangerous and unforgiving.

The Defense Language and National Security Education Office dedicated the Foreign Area Officer heritage display on Dec. 12.

Pentagon officials are inviting individuals and groups to submit papers putting forth ideas for addressing five questions.

Strikes in October against al-Qaida operatives in Syria, Yemen and Afghanistan show the transregional nature of both the terrorist group and the approach to countering them.

As delivered by Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, Washington, D.C., Oct. 28, 2016.

If you’re in the military, you know what the “cocoms,” or combatant commands, are. But for those who might be new to the Defense Department or who work outside of it, you might...