Blog: The Libya consulate timeline

U.S. national security officials are discussing what happened in Libya and what to do about it. So what do we know?

Thursday - 09/13/2012, 06:49am EDT

Congressman: Consulate attack in Libya was coordinated

Intelligence experts and U.S. government officials are starting to view the attack in Libya that killed U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens and three others in Benghazi as a coordinated attack.

Thursday - 09/13/2012, 06:15am EDT

Do U.S. embassies have enough security?

J.J. Green, WTOP national security reporter

Wednesday - 09/12/2012, 12:56pm EDT


Blog: The high cost of taming terrorism

On this day, a key fact stands out as the war against terrorism continues. While the cost of freedom is steep, Americans are willing to pay it.

Tuesday - 09/11/2012, 08:05am EDT

Blog: Details, details, details

Questions that loom today in Iraq include how is the U.S. involved there, and is it the right kind of involvement?

Monday - 09/10/2012, 08:05am EDT

Haqqani network branded terrorists

The Pakistani government has responded to the U.S. decision to declare the Pakistan-based Haqqani network a terror organization.

Friday - 09/07/2012, 02:14pm EDT

Guidelines discourage weapons on domestic drones

J.J. Green, WTOP national security correspondent

Wednesday - 09/05/2012, 12:53pm EDT


Insurgents in the Afghanistan ranks

J.J. Green, WTOP national security correspondent

Wednesday - 09/05/2012, 12:23pm EDT


Drone strike complicates search for U.S. POW

A deadly trio of U.S. drone strikes against the Haqqani network may complicate retrieving the only known American POW.

Thursday - 08/30/2012, 07:03am EDT

Local female soldier dies in Kuwait

The Department of Defense announced the death Wednesday of a local female soldier serving in a support role for the war in Afghanistan.

Wednesday - 08/29/2012, 08:53am EDT

U.S. authorities warned to stay vigilant

Federal agencies are asking local police and first responders to watch closely for suspicious activity as the political conventions and Labor Day approach.

Monday - 08/20/2012, 04:48am EDT

Iran, U.S. and Israel working against the clock

J.J. Green, national security correspondent

Thursday - 08/16/2012, 10:14am EDT


Ambassador: Iran planned to blow up Israeli Embassy

When Manssor Arbabsiar, a 56-year-old naturalized U.S. citizen, was arrested and charged with plotting to assassinate the Saudi ambassador to the U.S. in Washington, another alleged high-profile component to the plot escaped the attention of many.

Wednesday - 08/15/2012, 09:23pm EDT

Israel to Iran: Shut down nuclear program or risk attack

Israel is sending a strong warning to Iran's Grand Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Hosseini Khamenei about the country's nuclear weapons program. "He can have a nuclear program or he can remain in office. Shut it down and remain in power," Michael Oren, Israeli Ambassador to the U.S. tells WTOP.

Tuesday - 08/14/2012, 03:05pm EDT

Israeli ambassador: An attack is being planned, the question is when

J.J. Green, WTOP's national security correspondent

Tuesday - 08/14/2012, 06:23am EDT


Congress action needed to halt cyber attacks

WTOP's J.J. Green

Thursday - 08/02/2012, 08:38am EDT


War on terror progressing

J.J. Green, WTOP's national security correspondent

Wednesday - 08/01/2012, 10:59am EDT


Conflicts in Africa could affect the whole world

J.J. Green, national security correspondent

Tuesday - 07/31/2012, 04:00pm EDT


Shadow war threatens London Olympics

Tens of thousands of security and military personnel are patrolling Olympic venues, but in the shadows, a large group of international security and intelligence foot soldiers are roaming the streets and back alleys with instructions -- to stop a terror strike before it starts.

Friday - 07/27/2012, 06:04am EDT

Will security at the Olympics be enough?

J.J. Green, national security correspondent

Thursday - 07/26/2012, 03:32pm EDT


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