Trump’s Embrace of ‘Enemy Combatant’ Designations Has Civil Liberties Groups Worried

President Donald Trump’s assertion last week that he wanted to send the New York City terror suspect to Guantanamo Bay to be held as an enemy combatant has civil liberties groups worried about the administration’s continued faith in the controversial detainment practice.

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Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff Explains Deadly Niger Attack

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford on Monday addressed the ambush that killed four U.S. servicemen in Niger this month, saying French and American troops have trained 5,000 West African forces since 2011 to fight extremist groups such as Boko Haram, al-Qaida and the Islamic State.

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