North Korea has fired a ballistic missile across Japan, creating new tension in the region after its nuclear bomb test less than two weeks ago. Former Pentagon official Jed Babbin joined Dan and Amy with reaction to the latest test.
According to a lawmaker in South Korea who was briefed on the situation, North Korea is believed to be moving an intercontinental ballistic missile. All eyes have been on North Korea following the country's sixth test of a nuclear weapon Sunday.
The top U.S. general in Afghanistan on Thursday vowed to annihilate the Islamic State and crush what remains of al-Qaeda after President Trump announced a renewed effort in the war that has dragged on for nearly 16 years.
Retired Admiral and former Seal Team 5 commander Garry Bonelli joined Dan and Amy with reaction to President Trump's speech on Afghanistan, the USS John McCain collision and the Navy Seal Foundation Chicago Evening of Tribute next month.
President Trump outlined a comprehensive new strategy Monday night for achieving a “lasting peace” in Afghanistan – rejecting what he called “arbitrary timetables” for the U.S. troop presence, ratcheting up pressure on Pakistan to stop harboring militants and vowing to refocus the mission on “killing terrorists,” not nation-building.