Political fallout from the Vietnam War gave Congress more power to control foreign affairs, but they have been reluctant to use it.
Interviews with Rwandan women from the military who had served on peacekeeping missions found many felt ill-equipped for what they had to deal with.
Doping is condemned in sports. But what about in the military? Should soldiers be allowed or even encouraged to take drugs that make them superior fighters and more likely to complete a mission?
Russia isn't the only nation suspected of training marine mammals for military use – the US, UK, and Ukraine have all done so in the past.
Harmful drinking in the armed forces is double that of the general population.
Science fiction has made us vigilant of 'killer robots' in our midst, but they're far closer than many of us realise.
A new study looks at obituaries of private military contractors killed at war. The majority are white men with significant military experience.
Civilian casualty counts are a powerful tool for propaganda – and for establishing peace.
Terrorism hasn't always been associated with individuals – in the past, it has described violence used by the state against its subjects.
India and Pakistan enter into a volatile situation after weeks of increasing tension.
Dystopian predictions of a no-deal Brexit have led to reports that the military could be used to maintain public order.
Gabon is a wealthy and stable country and this might explain why the January 7 coup attempt failed.
There is a troubling disconnect between a once-iconic institution and broader society.
From the Swiss border to the English channel, a scholar describes his pilgrimage of the Western Front as a tribute to fallen soldiers and to learn more about the devastating loss of life.
Canadians' indifference to their military isn't so surprising. Almost every military conflict has raised serious questions, and spurred divisive debate, about Canadian unity and independence.
Men have come to dominate military combat but new evidence suggests this might be more an accident than an inevitability of evolution.
While many military veterans do well on campus, not everyone feels welcome or their views matter. Here's what universities can do better.
One hundred years after its capture from the battle fields of France, the last German battle tank of its kind is giving up its secrets to archeologists and forensic analysis.
US President Donald Trump's attacks on allies and conciliatory actions toward Russia have made European leaders feel more vulnerable than ever.
Can Indonesia's defence industry attain self-sufficiency?