Thursday, August 22, 2019

U.S. soldier killed in action in Afghanistan

An American soldier supporting the U.S. counterterrorism mission in Afghanistan was killed in action in the eastern part of that country late Saturday, a...

Israel launches massive air campaign against Syria after one of its F-16s were shot...

JERUSALEM/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that Israeli forces would press ahead with Syria operations despite their loss of an...

Trump officially recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, orders US embassy move

President Trump on Wednesday formally recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital, saying it's time to "acknowledge the obvious" as he ordered the State Department to...

Green Beret leaves business school to deploy; returns a hero

A few months into his second deployment in Afghanistan in 2015 – which interrupted his studies at the University of Virginia’s Darden School of...

Jordan releases security footage of shooting of 3 US troops

AMMAN, Jordan By Omar Akour — Jordan’s military released security camera footage Monday of a shooting in which a Jordanian soldier killed three U.S. military...

Remainder of Bragg brigade to deploy

More "Falcons" will move forward to the Middle East to join the rest of their brigade in the fight against the Islamic State, a...

Two 82nd Airborne Paratroopers Die, 5 More Injured in Iraq

MOSUL, IRAQ - Two 82nd Airborne paratroopers with C Battery, 2-319 AFAR deployed west of Mosul died Sunday when an artillery shell exploded as it was...

U.S. MILITARY IN IRAQ WEARS SANITIZED BLACK UNIFORMS TO FIGHT ISIS

To assist Iraqi forces in the fight against the Islamic State group, also known as ISIS in Iraq, a number of U.S. military personnel have...

Worst Chemical Attack in Years in Syria; U.S. Blames Assad

BEIRUT, Lebanon — The United States blamed the Syrian government and its patrons, Russia and Iran, on Tuesday for one of the deadliest chemical...

Russia, Syria bombed US-backed fighters in Syria, US general says

Russian and Syrian aircraft bombed positions held by the U.S.-backed Syrian Arab Coalition near the Syrian town of al Bab on Tuesday, inflicting casualties,...

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Soldier Saves Man’s Life with Hoodie, Ink Pen…except, he didn’t

The story was ready-made for an Army public affairs splash – “hero soldier uses ingenuity, hoodie, and an ink pen to save man’s life.”...

Doctor caught dyeing his patient’s genitals now practices at Fort Polk

A former Mesa County, Colorado gynecologist who dyed a patient's vagina purple in what he called a "joke" has avoided jail time as part...

Legal and ethical questions surround rapping recruiter’s viral video

2018 has been a tough year for U.S. Army Recruiting Command. After failing to meet the fiscal year recruiting mission at the end of...