Trump is pushing the military to get ready to fight in space, but the US Army is worried about fighting underground

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Business Insider—The Trump administration wants to move ahead with its plans to create a Space Force. The ultimate structure of that force, and what it will do, remains unclear. Elsewhere in the Pentagon, military planners are focused on another facet of warfare that's much closer to home. The Trump administration wants to have a force ready to fight in the heavens by 2020, but the US Army is already spending a half-billion dollars to prepare for fighting underground. In a speech at the Pentagon on Thursday,...

Putin is gaining from Trump's attacks on NATO, a former US Army leader in Europe says, but Putin still has his own problems to worry about. Russia has plans to reassert itself as a world power. President Donald Trump's attacks on NATO advance that goal, according to retired US Army Gen. Ben Hodges. But Russia has its own problems, and they may get in the way of President Vladimir Putin's ambitions. Russian President Vladimir Putin is gaining a political edge in Europe, thanks in large part to President Donald Trump, a recently retired US Army commander in Europe told Business Insider. To recap all the recent tumult: Trump began a...