Saturday, September 21, 2019

The Pentagon is likely to admit that there are 2,000 US troops in Syria

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Pentagon is likely to announce in the coming days that there are about 2,000 US troops in Syria, two US...

DoD identifies soldier killed in Syria IED attack

aster Sgt. Johnathan J. Dunbar of Austin, Texas has been identified as the American soldier killed in Syria, the Department of Defense announced. Dunbar, 36,...

DoD identifies airman who died in non-combat incident in Syria

PORTLAND, Ore. -- An Umatilla, Ore. airman died March 28 in Syria in "a non-combat related incident while deployed in support of combat operations," according...

Two coalition personnel, including U.S. service member, killed in Syria

WASHINGTON/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A U.S. service member and another person from the U.S.-led coalition battling Islamic State were killed by an improvised explosive device...

Mattis: The US will fight ISIS in Syria ‘as long as they want to...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The US military will fight Islamic State in Syria "as long as they want to fight," Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said...

Pentagon’s budget proposal has enraged Turkey, which thinks it will give $550 million to...

ANKARA/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A decision by the United States to continue to fund the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia will affect Turkey's future moves, President...

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...

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...

Israel admits it took out a Syrian reactor in 2007 — and it may...

Israel's military admitted on Tuesday what intelligence communities around the world had long known — that Israeli airstrikes had taken out a would-be nuclear...

Breaking news: U.S. Fighter jet shoots down Syrian bomber

According to a press release by the Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve resolve a U.S F18 Super Hornet engage and shot down...

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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...