Ash Carter

Fewer than 100 Guantanamo prisoners left as 10 leave to Oman

MIAMI — Ten prisoners from Yemen who were held at Guantanamo Bay,…

 

US sending new special ops force to fight Islamic State

WASHINGTON — The U.S. military will deploy a new special operations force…

 

Defense secretary says US is retooling fight against IS

WASHINGTON — Signaling a possible escalation of U.S. military action in the…

 

Pentagon announces plan aimed at lifting transgender ban

WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Ash Carter says the Pentagon's current regulations banning…