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The increase in the salaries of soldiers and policemen this year was not through the efforts of President Rodrigo Duterte but due to the executive order signed during the last months of the Aquino administration, an opposition senator said Friday.
WASHINGTON D.C. -- During Friday's inaugural parade, President Trump and the First Lady took a break from riding in their car to walk through the streets.
Lisa Naslund, center, of Galva, Iowa, waits in a parade line-up on Friday following the inauguration of President Donald Trump in Washington, D.C.
An Illinois Army National Guard sergeant has invented a device for light towed howitzers that improves soldier safety and equipment longevity.
Pakistan said on Saturday an Indian soldier who crossed the Line of Control last year "has been convinced to return to his own country and will be handed over to Indian authorities at the Wagah border".
Hungary has unveiled a monument on the site where Russian soldiers of the two world wars are buried. Moscow praised the initiative which signaled the "high ...
WASHINGTON - A female soldier has become the first to pass the selection course for the exclusive army 75th Ranger Regiment and will become the first female special operator in the military sometime in the spring, a spokesman for the unit said.
A mass grave with the bodies of 23 Syrian soldiers has been discovered at a school in eastern Aleppo while the army combs neighborhoods previously held by ...
pistol · Go to Grid|Next Story. soldiers in the US Army Are Getting a New Service Pistol. Sig Sauer secures contract reportedly worth more than $580M.
WEST POINT, Miss. (WCBI)- A West Point soldier gives his daughter the surprise of a lifetime. The emotions were running high at West Point's Central school today; and there wasn't a dry eye in the room.
Tromans was sent to the county jail after he was charged with the leaving the scene of the Jan. 8 crash that killed New York National Guard Master Sgt.
The day before Donald J Trump raises his hand to take the oath as the 45th president of the United States, National Guard members from all over the nation and territories rehearsed their roles to support the 58th Presidential Inauguration.
According to Grey, perpetrators take on the online persona of a U.S. soldier with photographs of a soldier off the Internet, and then begin prowling the web for victims.
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant reportedly killed five Turkish soldiers and injured several more in an attack in northern Syria, while Turkey announced that it is no longer "realistic" to exclude Syrian president Bashar al-Assad from a ...
Donald Trump's inaugural speech did not go off without a hitch -- there was a clear fumble by the military -- but everyone's clammed up.
CIUDAD MIER, Mexico - The Mexican Military announced the arrival of hundreds of soldiers in Cuidad Mier, a city south of the Rio Grande.
UN's Antonio Guterres concerned over new report saying nearly 6,200 children were recruited over a six year period. 20 Jan 2017 08:23 GMT.
EARLIER: A FORMER Townsville soldier is facing jail after getting behind the wheel drunk and drug-affected and crashing at high speed, seriously hurting himself and a friend.
His death also marked the fifth Fort Hood soldier death this month. The Daily Herald reported on all 11 deaths. Of those, two soldiers died of illness, two were in vehicle accidents and the remainder died either of a gunshot wound or were found ...
OAKWOOD, Ill. (WCCU) - The Village of Oakwood is mourning the recent loss of a local soldier. Specialist Zachary Phillip Partin was just 24-years-old.
soldier turned ISIS fanboy hoped to attack Washington RV park. 'It's a bunch of Colonels getting drunk. No guns, no guards'.
The Indian army is acquiring ballistic helmets for its soldiers. The army will get have around 1.5 lakh of these bulletproof helmets that have been the force's ...
After his good friend, Daryl Mackin, saw a touching picture of his son at his funeral, he decided the nation needs to stand beside our fallen soldiers by supporting the children they leave behind. That's when he came up with A soldier's child Foundation.
ARLINGTON, VA (AP) - President-elect Donald Trump laid a wreath at Arlington National Cemetery as he continued his countdown to inauguration.
"I hope during this 58th Presidential Inauguration I can serve the fine citizens of Oklahoma and our nation to the highest standards of being an Army National Guard soldier." You can watch President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration live on KFOR and ...
Ankara soldiers, sniffer dogs and rescue workers were searching for an estimated 25 trapped firefighters on Thursday in the ruins of a 17-storey commercial building that collapsed while they were trying to put out a blaze, the mayor of Tehran said ...
The army is working on a way to get resupplies on the ground in 30 minutes. After a successful takeoff in January, the hoverbike may soon become a reality.
Meanwhile, Ghana's new president has announced he is sending 205 soldiers to The Gambia as part of a regional force to enforce the result of the country's disputed election.
Hundreds of German soldiers were preparing Thursday to deploy the Baltics as part of a force organized by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).
That said, the tool is also designed for independent use as, by the military's own admission, not every soldier will always be accompanied by an interpreter, especially as the number of enlisted soldiers is reduced through 2018. "Unfortunately there ...
In this book, he studies trench warfare in World War I and Bomber Command in World War II to analyze the "soldier's Struggle Against Fear.
"This is a picture where you see a black soldier and a white soldier shaking hands where their bulldozers met," Pollard said.
The University of Washington school of Social Work invited soldiers at nearby Joint Base Lewis-McChord to examine their drinking habits.
If a future soldier wants to be an aircraft electrician, cannon crew member, paralegal, or follow any other army career path, they must meet the requirements for those jobs in the OPAT before they can report for basic training.
San Antonio - A soldier assigned to Fort Hood was found dead in his barracks room last week, the latest in a string of deaths at the Texas installation, the army said Tuesday.
That's why the other soldiers started their movement today," said one soldier at the base. Gunfire erupted inside a commando camp in Abidjan's Abobo neighborhood after dark, according to military sources and a diplomat.
Mogadishu (Reuters) - Somalia's Islamist al Shabaab militia has executed a Ugandan soldier captured more than a year ago, according to a video released online by the militants and confirmed by their spokesman.
Gao, Mali -- A suicide bomber in an explosives-laden vehicle attacked a camp in northern Mali on Wednesday, killing at least 33 people and wounded dozens of soldiers and former fighters now trying to stabilize the region. While there was no immediate ...
The Telangana government has announced a series of sops for soldiers and ex-servicemen, including significant enhancement of cash awards being presented to soldiers who are conferred with gallantry awards. The State Government has decided to give a ...
A BRITISH soldier who fatally shot a comrade in a friendly fire mix-up in Afghanistan "will forever have blood on his hands", the dead man's family said after an inquest.
But Lt Col Hayward: "There were no concerns raised about him as an officer. "Having gone through all the mandatory training and having wholly accepted his responsibility over the death I would consider him among the safest of soldiers. "As soldiers we ...
Transition to Trades, launched on July 5, allows separating soldiers the opportunity to attend Total Tech trade school (a subsidiary of Hiller, LLC) to learn valuable technical career skills while remaining active duty in the U.S.
A former army soldier once based at Fort Hood and facing a death sentence got a new shot at life from President Barack Obama.
Among the benefits: A grant to soldiers who finish the army specifically to assist them with rent; improvements in the way education and release grants are paid, with money automatically deposited in a soldier's account instead of it having to be ...
Last month it emerged that two former soldiers will be charged with the killing of the Official IRA leader Joe McCann in Belfast in 1972.
Before the execution, the group apparently forced the soldier to make a statement saying that Ugandan soldiers came to Somalia "just for the money".
soldiers fired shots into the air inside their camps in the Ivory Coast cities of Daloa, Man and the capital Yamoussoukro on Tuesday, witnesses said, raising fears of renewed unrest just as it seemed the government had settled a mutiny in the army.






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