Archive: June, 2016

June 7, 2016

Carter seeks harder push against ISIL

Though significant progress that is being achieved, Defense Secretary Ash Carter wants to push harder in the campaign to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook told reporters Monday.

June 1, 2016

Afghan forces make slow, steady gains, Resolute Support official says

The Afghan National Defense and Security Forces are making slow and steady progress, giving them momentum for an expected tough fight ahead, Army Brig. Gen. Charles H. Cleveland said Wednesday in Kabul.