Israel’s defense minister said his country is prepared to attack Iran. “We are at a point where we need to take military action against Iran,” Gantz said Thursday. [...]
Retired Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman Says Trump Is ‘a Vile Man’ Who Did ‘More Damage to the United States Than Any Other Leader’ in Recent History
Ret. Lt. Col. Alex Vindman called Trump a “vile man” who hurt the US more than any other leader in recent history. He told the Washington Post that Trump “attempted to launch an [...]
75 House Democrats Urge Biden to Take Immediate Steps to Close Guantanamo, Calling the Prison a ‘Fundamental Betrayal’ of US Values
75 House Democrats signed a letter calling on Biden to take swift steps to close the Guantanamo Bay prison. The lawmakers decried the prison as a “fundamental betrayal of our values.” [...]
A-10 attack aircraft practiced operating from a highway in Michigan on Thursday. The training is believed to be the first time modern aircraft have operated from highways on US soil. US A-10 [...]
This Woman’s Decision to Serve in the Army National Guard Landed Her a Degree in Information Technology and a Full-Time Job in IT. Here’s How She Accomplished It All.
Second Lieutenant Jennifer Ponce was torn between her desire to serve her country and to pursue an education. After discovering the Army National Guard, she realized she didn’t have to [...]
The Defense Secretary Is Considering Making COVID-19 Vaccines Mandatory for All Active-Duty US Troops, Report Says
Lloyd Austin is considering making vaccines mandatory for active-duty troops, CNN reported. He could seek approval as early as this week, CNN reported. Biden had asked the Pentagon to look at [...]
US Aircraft Saw Suspected Iranian Gunmen Take Something From a Hijacked Tanker During 7-Hour Incident: Official
Suspected Iranian gunmen temporarily hijacked a tanker in the Gulf of Oman Tuesday. They forcibly boarded the ship, assaulted the crew, and departed after about 7 hours, a US official said. The [...]
The First Woman Has Passed Naval Special Warfare’s Selection Course. Here’s the Grueling 72-Hour Final Test It Took to Do It.
In July, the first woman sailor passed a Naval Special Warfare selection and training pipeline to become a commando. The sailor will become a Special Warfare Combatant-Craft crewman, one of the [...]
Firefighting Equipment on US Warship Destroyed by Fire May Have Been ‘tampered’ With, a Navy Officer Told Investigators: Affidavit
The Navy has brought arson charges against a sailor in connection with a fire that destroyed a warship. A newly unsealed affidavit revealed details of the investigation into the USS Bonhomme [...]