Thursday, December 5, 2019

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

A prominent Chechen commander in Syria has been killed, reportedly by a Russian airstrike

A prominent Chechen commander in Syria, Salahuddin Shishani, has been killed in the Hama countryside of northwestern Syria. His former group has released a statement...

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...

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...

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...

Defense Department identifies soldier killed in Syria

A U.S. service member was killed in northern Syria on Thursday. Etienne J. Murphy, 22, was an infantryman assigned to Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 75th...

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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...