On Memorial Day, Trump Pays Tribute to Fallen Troops

By PETER BAKER May 29, 2017 WASHINGTON — President Trump, in his first public remarks since returning from a nine-day overseas trip, paid tribute to fallen American troops in a traditional Memorial Day ceremony on Monday, saying they “died in war so we could live in...

U.S. General Seeks ‘a Few Thousand’ More Troops in Afghanistan

The commander of the international military force in Afghanistan said they were needed to train and advise Afghan soldiers.