Spring 2017 has been marked by a number of alarming reports in Mexico. In the central state of Puebla civilian gunmen in bulletproof trucks attacked a military patrol on May 3, killing several soldiers.
Turkey has threatened to step up military action against Syrian Kurdish fighters allied with the United States in response to the Trump administration's decision to directly arm the Kurds for an assault on the Syrian city of Raqqa, Turkish officials said.
The Marine Corps took a new step Tuesday to stop sexual harassment in the service, requiring commanders to submit anyone involved in a substantiated case to be reviewed for possible separation from the service the first time they are caught.
They had followed him across the country and back, from one military base to another. On Wednesday, Army Staff Sgt. Mark De Alencar's wife and five children followed him one last time: six figures, dressed in black, walking behind the caisson that carried his casket through Arlington National Cemetery.
President Donald Trump's swift firing of FBI Director James Comey Tuesday amid the bureau's investigation into allegations his campaign had ties to Russia raised a lot of questions and reaction, with Democrats calling for an independent prosecutor and at least one Republican welcoming the news as a chance for fresh start.
The U.S. military will increase its ability to observe Russian troop movements near the Baltic states during a large military exercise planned by Moscow this summer, U.S. defense officials said.
President Trump has approved a plan to directly arm Kurdish forces fighting in Syria, the Pentagon said on Tuesday, inflaming already strained ties with Turkey and putting the U.S. military a step closer to seizing a remaining Islamic State stronghold.
The interrogation of a Libyan militia leader accused of leading the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack that killed a U.S. ambassador will take center stage at a week-long federal court proceeding in Washington that could reveal new details about his capture and arrest by American authorities.
When I’m at the PX at Nellis Air Force Base or at other locations across the country, I often hear a group of new veterans discussing whether or not they should join one of the national veterans’ organizations. Although there are many veterans’ organizations to join, most are composed of older veterans.