Lolita C. Baldor, The Associated Press

Lolita C. Baldor

The Associated Press

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Recent articles by Lolita:

US sends troops, armored vehicles to Syria to counter Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U. S. has deployed additional troops and armored vehicles into eastern Syria after a number of clashes with Russian forces, including a recent vehicle collision that injured four American service members. Navy Capt. Bill Urban, spokesman for U. S. Central Command, said the U. S. has also sent in radar systems and increased fighter jet patrols over the region to better… → Read More

Expect US election to have consequences for troops overseas

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden both say they want to pull U. S. forces out of Iraq and Afghanistan. But their approaches differ, and the outcome of the Nov. 3 election will have long-term consequences not only for U. S. troops, but for the wider region. → Read More

Pentagon rescinding order to shutter Stars and Stripes paper

The Defense Department is rescinding its order to shut down the military’s independent newspaper, Stars and Stripes. → Read More

Pentagon rescinding order to shutter Stars and Stripes paper

The Defense Department is rescinding its order to shut down the military’s independent newspaper, Stars and Stripes. → Read More

Pentagon rescinding order to shutter Stars and Stripes paper

The Defense Department is rescinding its order to shut down the military’s independent newspaper, Stars and Stripes. → Read More

Pentagon rescinding order to shutter Stars and Stripes newspaper

The Defense Department had ordered the paper to shut down following the Pentagon’s move earlier this year to cut the $15.5 million in funding for Stars and Stripes from the budget. → Read More

Pentagon rescinding order to shutter Stars and Stripes paper

The Defense Department is rescinding its order to shut down the military’s independent newspaper, Stars and Stripes, in the wake of a tweet late last week by President Donald Trump vowing to continue funding the paper → Read More

Pentagon rescinding order to shutter Stars and Stripes paper

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Defense Department is rescinding its order to shut down the military’s independent newspaper, Stars and Stripes, in the wake of a tweet late last week by President Donald... → Read More

Trump won’t let Pentagon close Stars and Stripes newspaper

President Donald Trump said Friday that he won’t allow the Pentagon to cut funding for the military’s independent newspaper, Stars and Stripes, effectively halting Defense leaders’ plan to shut the paper down this month. → Read More

Trump won't let Pentagon close Stars and Stripes newspaper

The Pentagon’s plan to shut down the military’s independent newspaper, Stars and Stripes, hit a major roadblock Friday, as President Donald Trump announced that he won’t allow that on his watch → Read More

Trump won't let Pentagon close Stars and Stripes newspaper

The Pentagon’s plan to shut down the military’s independent newspaper, Stars and Stripes, hit a major roadblock Friday, as President Donald Trump announced that he won’t allow that on his watch → Read More

Trump won't let Pentagon close Stars and Stripes newspaper

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Friday that he won't allow the Pentagon to cut funding for the military's independent newspaper, Stars and Stripes, effectively halting Defense leaders plan to shut the paper down this month."The United States of America will NOT be cutting funding to @starsandstripes magazine under my watch," Trump tweeted. "It will continue to be a wonderful source of… → Read More

Trump won't let Pentagon close Stars and Stripes newspaper

The Pentagon has ordered the military's independent newspaper, Stars and Stripes, to cease publication at the end of the month, despite congressional efforts to continue funding the century-old publication. → Read More

Trump won't let Pentagon close Stars and Stripes newspaper

The Pentagon’s plan to shut down the military’s independent newspaper, Stars and Stripes, hit a major roadblock Friday, as President Donald Trump announced that he won’t allow that on his watch → Read More

Pentagon orders shutdown of Stars and Stripes newspaper

The first newspaper called Stars and Stripes was briefly produced during the Civil War, but it began consistent publication during World War I and World War II. → Read More

Pentagon orders shutdown of Stars and Stripes newspaper

The first newspaper called Stars and Stripes was briefly produced during the Civil War, but it began consistent publication during World War I and World War II. → Read More

Pentagon orders shutdown of Stars and Stripes newspaper

The first newspaper called Stars and Stripes was briefly produced during the Civil War, but it began consistent publication during World War I and World War II. → Read More

Pentagon orders shutdown of Stars and Stripes newspaper

The first newspaper called Stars and Stripes was briefly produced during the Civil War, but it began consistent publication during World War I and World War II. → Read More

Pentagon orders shutdown of Stars and Stripes newspaper

The Pentagon has ordered the military’s independent newspaper, Stars and Stripes, to cease publication at the end of the month, despite Congressional efforts to continue funding the century-old publication. → Read More

Pentagon orders shutdown of Stars and Stripes newspaper

Members of Congress have objected to the defunding move for months. And senators sent a letter to Defense Secretary Mark Esper this week urging him to reinstate funding. → Read More