Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Pentagon identifies seven U.S. servicemen killed in Iraq helicopter crash

The Pentagon on Saturday identified the seven people killed in a U.S. helicopter crash in western Iraq on Thursday. They include two airmen from Patrick...

Trump threaten Syria strike, suggests Russia shares blame

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump threatened an imminent military strike against Syria Monday night, vowing to respond "forcefully" to Saturday's apparent chemical weapons attack...

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...

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...

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...

Syrian rebels down Russian plane, kill pilot

AMMAN/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Syrian rebels shot down a Russian warplane on Saturday and killed its pilot on the ground after he ejected from the...

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...

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...

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...

POTUS, Mattis turn military loose on ISIS, leaving terror caliphate in tatters

BAGHDAD – Hundreds of ISIS fighters had just been chased out of a northern Syrian city and were fleeing through the desert in long...

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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...