The Indian Express
Bangladesh military says 'Operation Twilight' could last long
The Indian Express
Bangladeshi troops cordon off the area as they try to flush out Islamist radicals who have holed up in a building with a large cache of ammunition in the city of Sylhet, Bangladesh, Sunday, March 26, 2017. (Source: AP/PTI). Bangladesh's military on ...
Bangladesh launches military operation at suspected militant denThe Hinduall 168 news articles »
- Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar army chief defends military campaign in Rakhine
Myanmar's army chief defended a military crackdown in Rakhine State on Monday (Mar 27) after the UN pledged to probe claims security forces carried out a campaign of killing and torture against Rohingya Muslims there. Posted 27 Mar 2017 15:06; Updated ...and more »
Study shows economic impact of Cumberland County military bases ahead of possible cuts
CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Pa. (WHTM) – Leaders in Cumberland County paid for an engineering and feasibility study to show the federal government the benefits of its military bases. We first reported the U.S. Department of Defense could close military bases ...
- Saudi and Sudanese air armies stage joint military drills
March 26, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - Sudanese and Saudi air forces will conduct joint military exercises this week in northern Sudan, Khartoum announced on Sunday. The Sudanese army which has Russian and Chinese military aircrafts is part of the Saudi-led ...and more »
- The Local Sweden
Tragedy as soldier dies during military exercise in northern Sweden
The Local Sweden
Approximately the area where the accident took place, some four kilometres outside Brännberg. Photo: GoogleMaps. The Local. firstname.lastname@example.org. 27 March 2017. 07:23 CEST+02:00. A soldier has died after an armoured recovery vehicle fell through the ice ...
Yankees pull off military family reunion with an incredible baseball ...
The New York Yankees pulled off their best play of spring training Sunday in Tampa with a catch. Actually, a pair of catchers. Ten-year-old Daniel Gomez and his ...
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Military parents surpise kids at Yankees game - Story | FOX 13 ...FOX 13 News, Tampa Bayall 6 news articles »
- Military briefs
U.S. Air Force Airman Kayon I. Welch, U.S. Air Force Airman Jack H. Snedden and U.S. Air Force Airman Brittany L. Hood graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airmen completed an intensive, ...and more »
- Chicago Tribune
White House weighs deeper US military involvement in Yemen war
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has asked the White House to lift Obama-era restrictions on U.S. military support for Persian Gulf states engaged in a protracted civil war against Iranian-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen, according to senior Trump ...
Coalition air strikes kill 16 rebels in Yemen: military officialgulfnews.comall 217 news articles »
PTI opposes NOC for Raheel to head Saudi-led military alliance
ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) has opposed the government's decision to allow former chief of army staff (COAS) retd Gen Raheel Sharif to assume the command of a yet-to-be-formed, Saudi-led 39-nation military alliance of Muslim states.
Raheel Sharif to assume command of military alliance: Khawaja AsifSAMAA TV
Pakistan clears Saudi move to make Raheel Sharif head of Islamic Military AllianceHindustan
- Taunton Daily Gazette
Taunton community gathers to honor missing military service members
Taunton Daily Gazette
TAUNTON — Thirty-nine large handmade military dog tags, with a name, Massachusetts town and a branch of the military listed on each, were draped on a wood post that had the sentence "Bring us home" scrawled out on it Sunday at the Church Green.and more »
Iraqi military denies that an airstrike caused massive civilian casualties in Mosul - Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times
Iraqi military denies that an airstrike caused massive civilian casualties in Mosul
Los Angeles Times
Iraq's military disputed reports that a U.S.-led coalition airstrike ordered by Iraqi forces killed civilians in west Mosul this month, even though the claims were substantiated by an initial coalition investigation this weekend. In response to witness ...
Mosul civilian deaths a 'terrible tragedy' - US military chiefNews24
Inside Mosul, US military advisers wear black to blen
- Illawarra Mercury
New SES commissioner Brigadeer Mark Smethurst to bring military focus
As head of special operations forces for the NATO-led mission in Afghanistan, Brigadeer Mark Smethurst commanded 2500 coalition forces from 25 different countries, partnered with 5000 Afghani special police. He would spend three or four days a week ...
- Daily Herald
Utah Military Academy moving location of its Lehi campus
The original site of the Utah Military Academy's upcoming Valdez-Peterson Campus is pictured on Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, at the intersection of Pioneer Crossing and South Center Street in Lehi. Unable to get city approval for the site, the academy ...
- Deutsche Welle
US-backed Syrian alliance eyes Raqqa after taking IS-held military airport
A US-backed Syrian alliance of Kurdish and Arab militias has taken a military airport in northern Syria held by the self-styled 'Islamic State' (IS). The move opens the path for an assault on the IS stronghold of Raqqa. Syrien SDF Kämpfer Region Deir ...
US-backed forces seize Syrian military airport from Islamic StateGlobalnews.ca
US backed forces say taken control of Tabqa military ai
Trump's Military Budget Is Not NATO's Fault
Trump leaves the impression that Americans shoulder an unnecessarily large military burden because some NATO members underfund their military establishments. But that's nonsense. Sheldon Richman | March 26, 2017. EMAIL · SHARE · Facebook ...and more »
Five Dead After Ukrainian Military Copter Crash
Ukraine's Defense Ministry said a military helicopter has crashed in the eastern Donbas region, killing five people aboard. The ministry said the crash happened March 26 near Kramatorsk, the headquarters of the military operation against Russia-backed ...
Five dead in military helicopter crash in east UkraineVanguard
Ukrainian military helicopter crashes into power linesNewshub
- Fox News
Iraqi Prime Minister al Abadi says ISIS military defeated 'within weeks'
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al Abadi predicted Sunday that his country will defeat Islamic State military forces “within weeks” but acknowledged the terror group will continue to exist until it's eradicated in Syria and elsewhere in the Middle East ...
Iraqi Premier: ISIS 'weeks away' from military defeat in IraqWashington Examinerall 12 news articles »
US military ends operation against LRA
The US military is wrapping up operations against the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) in central Africa, even though its leader Joseph Kony is still at large, a top US general said Friday. ADVERTISING. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads.and more »
Iraq Military Contradicts Claim US-Led Coalition Airstrike Killed Civilians, Blames Islamic State - Wall Street Journal (subscription)Iraq Military Contradicts Claim US-Led Coalition Airstrike Killed Civilians, Blames Islamic State
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
HAMAM AL-ALIL, Iraq—The Iraqi military said Sunday a blast that killed scores of civilians in western Mosul was triggered by an Islamic State booby trap, contradicting local officials and residents who claimed a U.S.-led coalition airstrike caused the ...
Ex-US ambassador: 'No good military options' against North Korea
A photograph released by the North Korean Central News Agency shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-un (R) watching the test of a high-thrust rocket engine March 18 at the Sohae satellite launching facility in North Pyongan Province. Photo by KCNA/EPA.
Former US envoy: No good military options against North KoreaThe Hillall 110 news articles »
China gets cutting-edge military tech from US startups - CNBC.com
As Washington fiddles, China is investing billions in U.S. startups with cutting-edge products that could have military applications at the same time it is dialing ...and more »
Japanese scientists reject lifting of ban on military research at universities
The influential Science Council of Japan (SCJ) adopted a statement rejecting research at civilian institutions for military purposes. It comes in response to government investment in dual-use technologies. The SCJ, which was created in 1949 as an ...and more »
Did the Air Force Dash Hopes for Building More F-22s?
An F-22 Raptor is towed to its hangar on Feb. 27 at Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla. (Military.com photo/Oriana Pawlyk). Military.com | 26 Mar 2017 | by Oriana Pawlyk. When the F-22 Raptor production line ceased in 2011, Air Force Lt. Col. Daniel thought ...and more »
New Orleans hosts national effort to reunite missing military personnel with loved ones - WDSU New OrleansWDSU New Orleans
New Orleans hosts national effort to reunite missing military personnel with loved ones
WDSU New Orleans
Since 1992, the U.S. Department of Defense and the military services have been actively collecting DNA samples from relatives of military personnel whose remains have not been recovered or identified from conflicts in Southeast Asia, Cold War incidents ...
- Letter: Bigger military isn't worth the cuts
The Columbus Dispatch
President Donald Trump, budget chief Mick Mulvaney and other members of the White House's inner circle have proposed a budget that slashes or zeroes out federal support of programs including Meals on Wheels, school breakfasts and lunches, public ...and more »
- India steps up supply of military equipment to Myanmar to counter China
Times of India
NEW DELHI: Steadily cranking up military ties with Myanmar as part of the overall policy to counter China's strategic inroads in the region, India is now also going to export lightweight torpedoes to the country. India is already providing rocket ...
- Grand Island Independent
Military shouldn't be final judge in sexual assault court cases
Grand Island Independent
Some things in life are not as black and white as some might think and I hope this letter catches the ears of those people. Take the military and sexual trauma or assault. I believe we need to allow our civilian legal system to be the final judge or ...
- Channel NewsAsia
Shi'ite cleric Sadr says only Iraq's military should hold land seized from IS
Influential Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr said on Friday that only Iraq's military should hold territory recaptured from Islamic State, an apparent sign of concern that rival militias might use the gains to expand their influence. Posted 24 Mar ...and more »
Australia selling military equipment to Saudi Arabia during brutal Yemen conflict - The Sydney Morning HeraldThe Sydney Morning Herald
Australia selling military equipment to Saudi Arabia during brutal Yemen conflict
The Sydney Morning Herald
Australian firms have secured contracts to supply military equipment to Saudi Arabia, an autocracy accused of ongoing war crimes in a conflict that has killed more than 10,000 civilians. SHARE; Share on Facebook SHARE; Share on Twitter TWEET; Link.and more »
No - Throwing more money at the military won't solve anything: Both Sides Now
A US Marine carries a Stinger air defense missile launcher during training at the Capu Midia Surface to Air Firing Range, on the Black Sea coast in Romania, Monday, March 20, 2017. About 1,200 US and Romanian troops take part in the Spring Storm 17 ...and more »
- BBC News
Mubarak: A quiet release for a military strongman
In 2011, millions of Egyptians took to the streets demanding the removal of their autocratic president of 30 years, Hosni Mubarak. But six years after he stepped down, the public response to news that he has now been freed from detention has been ...and more »
- AMN Al-Masdar News (registration)
Russians bombing Syrian rebels near Hama, Syrian military source says
BEIRUT Russian warplanes are taking part in air strikes against insurgents to help repel a major attack on Syrian government-held areas near the city of Hama, a Syrian military source said on Friday. State media later on Friday reported that the army ...
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Chinese premier dismisses 'so-called' military build-up
Chinese premier Li Keqiang has played down what he calls his country's 'so-called' military build-up in the South China Sea. His remarks come after a meeting with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull in Canberra. Mr Li is on a five-day visit to Australia ...
China needs military equipment in South China Sea to defend trade interests: Premier Li KeqiangThe Straits Timesall 284 news articles »
- Huffington Post
Trump's Military Buildup Promises Little For The Working Grunts
Once again, the big money goes for the fancy weapons, while the troops carry old rifles. By David Wood. 680. 27. CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. ― The USS Gerald R. Ford, the new aircraft carrier President Donald Trump praised recently, is costing some $13 billion ...
MILITARY UPDATE: Lejeune vets seeing effects of water contaminationMontgomery Advertiserall 3 news articles »
- ABC News
1 killed as large fire rips through Ukraine military arsenal
A part of a missile seen is on the ground, as fire rages at a military ammunition depot in the background, in Balaklia, Ukraine on Thursday, March 23 2017. Around 20,000 people were evacuated Thursday in Ukraine's Kharkiv region near the border with ...
Saboteurs blew up arms warehouse - Ukraine militaryEyewitness News
20000 evacuated after fire at military arsenal in UkraineMinneapolis Star Tribune
- The Canberra Times
Military advocates draw battlelines ahead of ADF pay negotiations
The Canberra Times
The Coalition government could be heading for another bruising clash with Australia's military families over working conditions in the ADF with military advocates warning they will not accept cuts to entitlements in the new workplace deal. The current ...and more »
- Daily Journal
Indiana Military Veterans Hall of Fame
The Indiana Military Veterans Hall of Fame is calling for nominations to honor Hoosier veterans. The not-for-profit recognizes service members from Indiana, and has to date, recognized 46 men and women for their outstanding military and civilian service.and more »
Alaska military commander concerned North Korea threat is increased
JUNEAU, Alaska (KTUU) On Thursday the commander of the 11th Air Force told the Joint Armed Services Committee said the threat from North Korea has increased. “Certainly North Korea and the rhetoric that's coming from North Korea and the activity that ...
Military props up Alaska's economy in tough financial timesKTVA.com - Anchorage, Alaskaall 2 news articles »
New bill could threaten Florida military installations
(WEAR) — The future of military installations in Florida could be threatened by a new bill that just passed in the House. House Bill 7005 eliminates Enterprise Florida including the Florida Defense Alliance. The Florida Defense Alliance protects and ...
- Washington Examiner
Exclusive: Secret Service braces for 'outsider' director from the military
The Secret Service is bracing for the impending appointment of a new director with a senior military rank, the first time an agency chief would come from outside the agency in modern history. Agents and officers are expecting Department of Homeland ...and more »
Political Roundup: Is something rotten in the New Zealand government and military? - New Zealand HeraldPolitical Roundup: Is something rotten in the New Zealand government and military?
New Zealand Herald
Is something rotten in the New Zealand defence forces? Is something rotten with our political leaders? These are questions that should be asked by the public in the wake of revelations about possible war crimes, allegedly not only carried out by New ...and more »
Nebraska Legislature advances bill to give qualified military spouses temporary health care licenses - Omaha World-HeraldOmaha World-Herald
Nebraska Legislature advances bill to give qualified military spouses temporary health care licenses
Nebraska State Sen. Carol Blood, listens as State Sen. Ernie Chambers (not pictured) speaks during a meeting of the Legislature at the State Capitol Building in Lincoln on Thursday, Feb. 2. prev. next. LINCOLN — Nebraska lawmakers advanced a bill ...and more »
Conscientious objectors given 10 months jail time for refusing mandatory military service - Turkey PurgeTurkey Purge
Conscientious objectors given 10 months jail time for refusing mandatory military service
Onur Erden and Uğur Gültekin will have spent a total of 10 months in jail for refusing to serve in the Turkish army. According to a report released by Bianet news portal on March 23, the Gelibolu 2nd Corps Commandership Military Court handed down the ...
- Department of Defense
Second Lady Honors Military Women
Department of Defense
WASHINGTON, March 23, 2017 — Karen Pence, the wife of Vice President Michael R. Pence, honored military women today as part of events for Women's History Month. Second Lady Karen Pence, right, welcomes the Army's chief legislative liaison, Maj.and more »
Alaska travelers, civilian military employees will soon need a passport unless Legislature passes REAL ID bill - KTUU.comKTUU.com
Alaska travelers, civilian military employees will soon need a passport unless Legislature passes REAL ID bill
JUNEAU, Alaska (KTUU) - The Department of Homeland Security has been warning Alaska policymakers for more than a decade to bring state law into compliance with the REAL ID Act, or else. The latest else will arrive on the anniversary of D-Day, June 6, ...and more »
- Military Times
Reports of Sangin's fall are 'complete fabrication,' US military insists
WASHINGTON — U.S. officials are disputing reports the Taliban have retaken a hotly contested region in the opium-rich Helmand valley, saying local security forces made a planned, deliberate withdrawal from the Sangin district center after months of ...
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- The Northwest Florida Daily News
State axe targeting students of military families
The Northwest Florida Daily News
Okaloosa County School Superintendent Mary Beth Jackson is rallying support across Northwest Florida to prevent state House leaders from killing a $14 million appropriation that provides assistance for students from military families. “I don't ...
Military satcom RFI expected in next few weeks, Air Force announces
WGS satellites Air Force Wideband Global Satcom (WGS) satellites. The last one is set to launch in 2019, and the Air Force is currently engaged in a study to figure out the next step for military satcom. Credit: Boeing. ARLINGTON, Va. – The Air Force ...and more »
- The Herald
Tillerson pledges long-term US military role in Iraq, Syria
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson declared Washington's intention to keep troops deployed more or less indefinitely in the territories now occupied by Islamic State in Iraq and Syria in remarks delivered at the beginning of a two-day meeting of the ...
US to focus on 'elimination' of ISIL by military forceAljazeera.comall 321 news articles »
Army Chief in Europe Wants More Weapons to Combat Russian Threat
NATO's supreme allied commander Europe, U.S. Army General Curtis M. Scaparrotti. Geert Vanden Wijngaert/AP. Military.com | 23 Mar 2017 | by Richard Sisk. NATO's supreme commander called Thursday for an escalated military buildup in Europe to deter ...
Top general: Trump State Department cuts would hurt military's efforts against RussiaThe Hillall 19 news articles »