The Mildenhall air base, about 75 miles northeast of London, is used by the United States Air Force. A suspect is in custody.
The Pentagon has received permission to put precision-guided bombs and missiles on drones in Niger. The drones would increase the military’s ability to go after extremists in West Africa.
Japan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Nicholas James-McLean had been driving under the influence of alcohol.
Mr. Tillerson did not risk the short trip to Kabul to visit the heavily fortified United States Embassy or Afghan presidential palace, as his predecessors have done.
With 17 crew members dead in two accidents since June, and a tense geopolitical situation in the region, staffing and training are under review.