Military, Gulf Power Team Up to Support Local Solar Power
The local military and Gulf Power are teaming up to bring solar power to Northwest Florida. A 240 acre parcel at Eglin Air Force Base that used to be covered with pine trees is now a field of concrete pilings and aluminum racks, on which Wednesday was ...and more »
- Hollywood Reporter
'For God And Country' Military Drama From Keshet Gets NBC Pilot Order
NBC has ordered its second drama pilot this season, giving a green light to For God And Country, a military drama from writer Dean Georgaris (Paycheck, ABC pilot Clementine), Keshet Studios and Universal TV. Written by Dean Georgaris, For God And ...
NBC Orders 'For God and Country' Military Drama PilotHollywood Reporter
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Trump Used North Korean Military Parades As Model For His Inaugural Celebration
The president-elect was hoping his inauguration celebration would be accompanied by "tanks and missile launchers." Share on Twitter Add to Google+ Connect on Linked in Share on Pinterest Subscribe by Email Print This Post. Trump Used North Korean ...and more »
Army Picks Sig Sauer's P320 Handgun to Replace M9 Service Pistol
Sig Sauer's P320 full-size pistol is shown in this photo. The pistol can shoot multiple calibers including 9mm, .357SIG and .40SGW. (Photo courtesy Sig Sauer); m9-pistol-006; Sig Sauer's P320 full-size pistol is shown in this photo. The pistol can ...and more »
West African military halt Gambia operation, issue Jammeh deadline
BANJUL/DAKAR West African armies halted an operation in Gambia aimed at installing the country's new president, Adama Barrow, on Thursday so regional leaders could make one last attempt to convince longtime ruler Yahya Jammeh to step aside. Barrow ...
High stakes as West Africa prepares military action against Gambia's JammehThe Conversation UK
Gambia braced for military intervention if Jammeh refuses to ste
Melania Trump Wears Military-Style Coat at Wreath-Laying as Debate Over Dressing Her Continues - Vanity FairVanity Fair
Melania Trump Wears Military-Style Coat at Wreath-Laying as Debate Over Dressing Her Continues
The debate over whether or not to dress the women of the incoming first family may still be raging, but the Inauguration festivities have begun, and the very-soon-to-be First Lady found at least one fashion collaborator for Inauguration Eve. At the ...
Melania Trump Pays Homage to American Military Service Members With EnsembleYahoo Food
Melania Trump's Coat Honored The US Mili
- Middle East Eye
Syria clashes kill 30 near key military airport
Middle East Eye
Fierce clashes near a key military airport in central Syria on Thursday left at least 18 militants and a dozen pro-government fighters dead, a monitoring group said. The Islamic State group has sought for weeks to advance near the Tayfur military ...and more »
- The Conversation AU
The questionable legality of military intervention in The Gambia
The Conversation AU
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West African countries halt Gambia military operationDeutsche Welle
Military intervention looms as Jammeh clings to powerAljazeera.com
Gambia military operation halted
- Huffington Post
Trump Sought Military Equipment For Inauguration, Granted 20-Plane Flyover
WASHINGTON ― Part of being a great president is showing off America's military strength, according to President-elect Donald Trump. The military “may come marching down Pennsylvania Avenue,” Trump told the Washington Post in an interview published ...
Trump to hold military parades as US forces growMilitary Times
Trump suggests that he wants to show off military's st
American Airstrikes Destroy Group Of ISIS Military Camps In Libya
American B-2 stealth bombers destroyed a nest of ISIS military camps in Libya late Wednesday, the Pentagon said. It's the latest in a long series of American airstrikes designed to set back the progress of the terror group's efforts to spread from its ...
US B-2 Bombers Strike Islamic State Camps in LibyaMilitary.com
US Military Bombs ISIS Camps in LibyaWashington Free Beaconall 131 news articles »
- Myanmar Military Captures Key Ethnic Army Command Base in Kachin State
Radio Free Asia
Soldiers from the Kachin Independence Army move towards the frontline near the town of Laiza in northern Myanmar's Kachin state, Oct. 14, 2016. AFP. The Myanmar military has seized a key command base and two others belonging to the ethnic Kachin ...and more »
- Military Times
Gallery: Veteran photographer picks 'powerful' military photos of 2016
If a picture is worth 1,000 words, this could take a bit. So let's skip ahead: A blog post hosted by the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University highlighting "powerful military photos" from the past year features these 20 ...and more »
How Will Trump Deal with America's Longest War?
KABUL, Afghanistan -- Donald Trump has minced few words about his plans to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border and end the threat from Islamic State extremists. But the president-elect has been virtually silent on his plans when it comes to ...and more »
- Western Journalism
Trump Flies Into Washington Aboard A Military Jet
“Trump Force One,” President-elect Donald Trump's private jet, has made its final flight for the incoming president. Trump left New York's La Guardia Airport Thursday morning aboard a military jet to head to Washington, D.C., for the inauguration. The ...and more »
A bunch of military veterans have taken over Sen. McCain's office to protest Rex Tillerson - Business InsiderBusiness Insider
A bunch of military veterans have taken over Sen. McCain's office to protest Rex Tillerson
A group of military veterans gathered in the office of Arizona Sen. John McCain on Thursday to demand that he lead a vote against confirming Rex Tillerson as secretary of state. About 10 veterans came to McCain's senate office and stood in military ...and more »
- Stars and Stripes
Behind the Hill's swift reforms of military compensation
Stars and Stripes
Over decades Congress has considered numerous studies on reforming different aspects of military compensation, from retirement and basic pay tables to health care benefits and on-base discount stores. The armed services committees would hold hearings ...and more »
US judge orders military to release all photos from Abu Ghraib
People walk out of Abu Ghraib prison near Baghdad as US military personnel look on. AFP file photo. ERBIL, Kurdistan Region — Further evidence of the US military's treatment of detainees in Iraq in the early 2000s could become public after a federal ...and more »
- Foreign Affairs (subscription)
Norway's Radical Military Experiment
Foreign Affairs (subscription)
Two years ago, 19-year-old Mari Gillebo reported for duty as a professional soldier in central Norway. Far from being a minority in her air defense battalion, she had joined a unit that was 50 percent female. And the female soldiers were treated ...
- Trump's Inauguration Parade to Tout Military, Police ...
Wall Street Journal
If you are looking for an early measure of the differences between the Donald Trump and Barack Obama presidencies, you won't have to wait long. Mr. Trump's procession from the Capitol to the White House is shaping up to be very different from that of ...and more »
Chelsea Manning will lose transgender benefits after leaving military prison, says US Army - The IndependentThe Independent
Chelsea Manning will lose transgender benefits after leaving military prison, says US Army
The Army have said Chelsea Manning will lose her military healthcare benefits following President Barack Obama's decision to free her from prison. In his final days in office, the outgoing President has issued 64 pardons and 209 commutations, including ...
Chelsea Manning to lose military health benefits upon release, Army saysWashington Times
Obama Commutes Sentence o
- Wall Street Journal
US Military Moves to Clear 'Ghost Soldiers' From Afghan Payroll
Wall Street Journal
KABUL—The U.S. military has wiped more than 30,000 names of suspected ghost Afghan soldiers from its payroll, as part of a widening corruption crackdown that a top American general estimates will save the U.S. millions of dollars each month.and more »
- Wall Street Journal
Ukraine Tries Do-It-Yourself Military Upgrade While Awaiting Trump
Wall Street Journal
KHARKIV, Ukraine—Ukraine is ramping up its defense industry at a Soviet-era tank factory here near Europe's deadly front line with Russia, as officials wonder what the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump will mean for their country. Ukrainian ...and more »
- The Atlantic
How the US Military Sees the Anti-ISIS Fight
ERBIL, Iraq—There's no welcome sign at this U.S. military base discreetly tucked into the corner of the Kurdistan International Airport in northern Iraq. It doesn't even have a name. But it's here. Thousands of troops are here, including Americans ...
Iraq military: Troops have 'full control' of eastern MosulFox Newsall 233 news articles »
- New York Times
Suicide Attack at Military Camp in Mali Kills Scores
New York Times
Soldiers attended to casualties on Wednesday after a suicide attack at a Malian camp where soldiers and former fighters who reached a peace agreement with the government in 2015 had been working together to try to stabilize the region. Credit Agence ...
French Military: Death Toll in Mali Base Attack Rises to 77ABC News
Mali: Explosion at military camp kills dozens - CNN.comCNN International
Mali suicide bom
Trump Proposes Military Parades in DC
Russian S-400 air defense missile systems drive during a Victory Day parade in Red Square in Moscow in 2016. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin). Tweet Share. In an interview Wednesday with the Washington Post, President-elect Donald Trump was asked just ...
Trump Plans to Hold Military ParadesDaily Beastall 5 news articles »
Venezuela's Maduro oversees military drill to guard 'socialist fatherland'
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a meeting in Caracas, Venezuela January 9, 2017. Miraflores Palace/Handout via REUTERS. By Alexandra Ulmer | CARACAS. CARACAS His finger on a rifle trigger and wearing an olive green hat, ...and more »
Video: Military Press Briefing by US and NATO Generals: We're Ready for War with Russia… - Center for Research on GlobalizationCenter for Research on Globalization
Video: Military Press Briefing by US and NATO Generals: We're Ready for War with Russia…
Center for Research on Globalization
According to reports of US Army Europe, some 4,000 US troops and 2,000 tanks have arrived in Germany in transit from Bremerhaven to Poland. The troops are from the 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team of the 4th Infantry Division. These US troops will join ...and more »
Locally filmed 'Six' actors forged bond while filming military drama
WILMINGTON -- The men of "Six," History channel's locally filmed military drama, were strangers before they became brothers. The diverse group of actors met just days before they underwent a four-day SEALFit training course last spring to prepare them ...
- Auburn Citizen
Military Notes: Cayuga County National Guardsmen recognized, promoted
LATHAM — Maj. Gen. Anthony P. German, the adjutant general for the state of New York, has announced the recent re-enlistment of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their continuing commitment to serve community, state and ...
When Britain entered World War I in 1914, thousands of women joined the workforce to fill jobs left by men sent ... - MashableMashable
When Britain entered World War I in 1914, thousands of women joined the workforce to fill jobs left by men sent ...
In addition to taking over as transit workers, police, bank tellers and firefighters, women dominated the manufacturing industry which sprang up to fuel the war effort. Women filled the floors of factories producing artillery shells, gas masks, tanks ...
Capitol Roundup: Cartwright introduces bill to alleviate burdens of military families - Wilkes Barre Times-LeaderWilkes Barre Times-Leader
Capitol Roundup: Cartwright introduces bill to alleviate burdens of military families
Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
WILKES-BARRE — U.S. Rep, Matt Cartwright this week re-introduced the bipartisan Military Spouse Job Continuity Act of 2017 with the support of 56 co-sponsors. The legislation offers a tax credit to any military spouse who has to renew or transfer a ...and more »
If our military do not rise to occasion every time we face threats, aggression where would have been – Saraki - VanguardVanguard
If our military do not rise to occasion every time we face threats, aggression where would have been – Saraki
ABUJA- SENATE President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki yesterday hailed officers and men of the Nigeria armed forces for their tremendous contributions to the survival and development of the country. Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, Senate President (second ...and more »
- Military's Shift Away From Oil Clashes With Trump's Promises
At a sprawling desert base, a Marine recharged his radio's batteries simply by walking, while nearby fellow troops examined a rocket artillery system and a drone — both powered by the sun. Navy and Marine Corps brass, accompanied by green energy ...and more »
- US hoped to make Ogasawaras military reserve
The Japan News
Jiji Press TOKYO (Jiji Press) — In September 1957, then U.S. Secretary of State John Foster Dulles indicated his country's wish to turn the Ogasawara island chain, under U.S. rule at the time, into an “exclusive military reserve,” Japanese diplomatic ...
Military Deploys Radar to Monitor N. Korean Missile
The Sea-Based X-Band (SBX) Radar acquires, tracks and discriminates the flight characteristics of ballistic missiles. (DoD photo). The Honolulu Star-Advertiser | Jan 14, 2017 | by William Cole. The Sea-Based X-Band Radar has deployed out of Pearl ...and more »
- Anadolu Agency
Thai military pilot dead in children's air show crash
A military pilot was killed Saturday when a fighter jet crashed at an air show for Children's Day in southern Thailand. Gen. Sarakot Mangsing, an administrator of the military's air safety bureau, told Anadolu Agency that authorities “are not able to ...and more »
Damascus Water Crisis Now over as Syrian Military Retakes Wadi Barada - Center for Research on GlobalizationCenter for Research on Globalization
Damascus Water Crisis Now over as Syrian Military Retakes Wadi Barada
Center for Research on Globalization
If there was any doubt that the water crisis in Damascus was created by the Western-backed terrorists operating outside the city, the end to that crisis should now dispel the rest of that doubt. This is because the crisis is now over precisely because ...and more »
Iraqi Forces Push onto Mosul University Grounds
Iraqi Army soldiers load rockets into a multi-barrel launcher during a Jan. 13 fight against IS militants to regain control of Mosul University in Iraq. (AP Photo/ Khalid Mohammed). Associated Press | Jan 14, 2017 | by Susannah George. MOSUL, Iraq ...
Battle for Mosul: Iraqi Military Clashes With ISIS at University, BridgesNewsweekall 216 news articles »
Marines Going Back to Old Battlefield in Helmand
U.S. Marines with Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 2d Marine Regiment, launch illumination rounds from a 61mm mortar during a night security patrol in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Sept. 11, 2014. Stars and Stripes | Jan 14, 2017 | by E.B. Boyd.and more »
- Economic Times
Australia, Japan boost defense ties amid China's growing military might
SYDNEY: The leaders of Australia and Japan agreed today to boost cooperation between their militaries, as Japan tries to shore up security ties throughout the Asia-Pacific region amid concern over China's growing military might. Japanese Prime Minister ...
Australia and Japan to strengthen military tiesThe Guardianall 243 news articles »
Ex-military personnel hired to help with Vancouver recycling collection
Multi-Material B.C, the province's recycling pickup organization, has hired ex-military personnel to get collection back up to speed. December's cold snap left slick roads that were too difficult for larger vehicles to navigate. "The alleyways I've ...and more »
BSF food row: Military's gripe over meals is nothing new; here's what history tells us - Economic TimesEconomic Times
BSF food row: Military's gripe over meals is nothing new; here's what history tells us
MUMBAI: When Border Security Force constable Tej Bahadur Yadav posted videos on social media alleging sub-standard food was being served to the jawans serving on the Line of Control, the almost immediate reaction of the Armed Forces command was ...and more »
Colonel Accused of Child Sex Abuse Behind Bars After New Allegations
A Marine colonel facing charges of child sexual assault and abuse has been sent to the brig after new allegations of wrongdoing. Col. Daniel Wilson, 55, the former operations officer for II Marine Expeditionary Force, was ordered to pre-trial ...and more »
Rebel military forces reach agreement with Ivory Coast government after flaring up tensions - Deutsche WelleDeutsche Welle
Rebel military forces reach agreement with Ivory Coast government after flaring up tensions
Soldiers had cut off access to several cities in Ivory Coast to push through their demands in negotiation with the government. Gunshots were heard in several parts of the country, raising alarm about a return to unrest. Elfenbeinküste Meuternde ...
Gunfire erupts inside two military camps in Ivory Coast's main cityReutersall 60 news articles »
- Fox News
'Military clash' looms over Tillerson's tough talk, China warns
China escalated its war of words against the incoming Trump administration Friday, declaring in state media that Secretary of State nominee Rex Tillerson's warning over Beijing's military buildup in the South China Sea could signal the first shots of ...
Chinese state media tells Donald Trump's team to 'prepare for military clash'The Independent
China is Now Threatening Military Retaliation Against the U.S.NextSha
Syria Says Israel Attacked Military Airport, Warns Of 'Repercussions'
The Syrian government says Israel has attacked a military airport west of Damascus, and warns of "repercussions" without promising any specific retaliation. The Syrian state news agency SANA reports that rockets fired by the Israeli air force caused a ...
Syrian army says Israel fires rockets at military airport west of DamascusTelegraph.co.uk
Syria says Israeli missiles struck near military airportWashing
Chinese Media to Rex Tillerson: 'Prepare for Military Clash'
Kevin Lamarque—Reuters Rex Tillerson, the former chairman and chief executive officer of ExxonMobil, testifies during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee confirmation hearing to become U.S. Secretary of State on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Jan.
ExxonMobil helped defeat Russia sanctions billPoliticoall 1,624 news articles »
- ABC News
Mattis: 'No Plan' to Roll Back Women's Advancements in Military
At his Senate confirmation hearing this morning, retired Marine Gen. James Mattis said that if confirmed as secretary of defense, he would not roll back recent advancements in women's roles in the United States armed forces, specifically their ...
Mattis promises a strong military, balanced strategy in confirmation hearingMilitary Times
James Mattis Simple and Clear: Why US' Next Military Chief Lashes Out on Russi
- New York Times
Asia Pacific|Kunduz Attack in November Killed 33 Civilians, US Military Says
New York Times
Villagers gathering around some of those who were killed during heavy fighting in Boz Qandahari, in Kunduz Province, in November. Credit Najim Rahim/Associated Press. KABUL, Afghanistan — A United States military investigation into claims of civilian ...
US Military: November Fight With Taliban Killed 33 CiviliansABC News
US military says battle with Taliban killed 33 civilians
Defense Sec. Carter: Hope Trump Keeps Military Policy on Women
Defense Secretary Ashton Carter made his final pitch for keeping the military's current policy that opens up all jobs to women – including combat roles. At his last Pentagon news conference as Defense Secretary, Carter conceded that "I can't talk to ...
Give the job to James Mattis, say two military policy expertsThe Straits Timesall 65 news articles »