Pentagon Tests Lasers and Nets to Combat a Vexing Foe: ISIS Drones

As deadly drone attacks by the Islamic State increase, American officials are experimenting with technologies that can destroy the weapons. Source: World

‘Friendly Fire’ May Have Killed 2 U.S. Soldiers in Afghanistan Raid

The Pentagon is investigating the deaths of two Army Rangers during a raid targeting a leader of Islamic State militants in Afghanistan. Source: World

Joint Chiefs Chairman to Meet With Russian Counterpart in Azerbaijan

It will be the first face-to-face meeting of military chiefs from Washington and Moscow since 2014, and takes place while the Trump administration’s policy toward Russia is unclear. Source: World

The Interpreter: Trump, Promising Arms Race, Could Set World on Uncertain Path

If Mr. Trump should follow through on instigating a new nuclear arms race, the consequences could be severe and possibly catastrophic. Source: World