Under increasing public pressure, the Pentagon said Tuesday that it will transfer the soldier suspected of leaking secret documents to an Army prison in Kansas. Full story
Defense Secretary Robert Gates reassured U.S.war fighters in Iraq on Thursday that allowing gays to serve openly in the military will have little impact on the armed forces, an argument largely echoed by the top leaders of the Army, Air Force, Marines and Navy. Full story
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and David Gregory, moderator of “Meet the Press,” discuss the debate over repealing the military policy.
Twelve years after the Taliban were toppled from power in Afghanistan, international troops have handed over responsibility for security to the country's army. But as the ceremony took place, a suicide bomb killed three people, a reminder of the constant challenge that lies ahead. ITN’s Nick Thatche