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After an unsuccessful job search, Tweedy decided to meet with his sister's boyfriend, a navy recruiter, who convinced him his future was in the military. ... in response to the 1983 terrorist bombing of two buildings housing a multinational force that claimed the lives 241 Marines, 58 French soldiers and six ...
Conricus said the tunnel was destroyed using a new system to detect, expose, and destroy tunnels. It was destroyed by other means than explosives, Conricus said, but he would not give any further details. The army did not believe there were any casualties inside the tunnel after it had been demolished, ...

Humanitarian de-miners, former military explosive ordnance disposal technicians and arms analysts working in areas captured from the Islamic State provided The New York Times with ... The heaters and generator, useful to displaced civilians and combatants alike, were packed with hidden explosives.
The U.S. Navy wants to be able to buy an off-the-shelf 3-D printer and use it to print explosives. A huge coffee facility in New Orleans used to overfill coffee cans by about 8 percent, which wasted money. But since the plant's process was hard to predict, the coffeemaker didn't want to shortchange customers.
Toxic waste and explosives from military operations have contaminated more than 40,000 sites across the nation - sites that require more than a billion dollars in clean-up costs each year - and you might just be living near one of Kansas' nine hazardous and "high-risk" sites. Kansas is ranked as the 10th ...

CHINO VALLEY - When Chrach (pronounced "crash") retired after eight years of service as a military working dog (MWD), adopting him out was an unusually contentious matter. Standard ... "Even when he deployed and found all of the explosives, I would say his main job was keeping the troops happy.".
WASHINGTON -- About 2,000 American troops are in Syria fighting the Islamic State, a Pentagon spokesman said on Wednesday, almost four times the ... and the military is working to stabilize recently liberated areas, including the restoration of basic essential services, the removal of explosive materials ...
It follows rapid advances in Kim Jong-un's military hardware - including the development of an Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) capable of striking anywhere in the world - and nuclear explosives capable of sparking world war 3. A South Korean Ministry of Defence official said: "South Korea's army ...
Staff Sgt. Harold Cooper prepares a small explosive charge used for low-order demolition aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, Nov. 30. The range offers Marines the opportunity to test and implement different methods and ideas when performing low-order demolition to mitigate collateral damage.
Officials say they will see a "recipe for explosive fire growth" and an unprecedented fire danger score. According to the Los Angeles Fire Department, experts grade fire danger by measuring the moisture in dead vegetation, the temperature, wind speed and direction, and then assessing historical weather ...
The Nigerian army on Tuesday said its troops had killed three Boko Haram insurgents in Sabsawa axis of Sambisa forest area of Operation. Sani Usman, the Director, Army Public Relations, made the disclosure in a statement issued in Maiduguri. Mr. Usman said that the troops killed the insurgents in an ...
The U.S. military has used such technology previously in Afghanistan and Iraq, where it has fought protracted wars against radical Islamist insurgents, to disable drones and improvised explosive devices. If successful, the weapons will be able to knock out the many electronics that fill a missile control center ...
Chrach's training was in target odor detection (explosives) and patrol (protection). Throughout his career, Chrach had four deployments to the Middle East with multiple handlers. He did his job well and received the Bronze Star and Combat Action Medal for locating five separate improvised explosive ...
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) The United States is working on securing more than USD1.115 billion for Iraq for reconstruction and explosives removal efforts, ... Silliman also denied recent reports of a surge in international coalition troops in Kirkuk, explaining that recent military movements were merely for the ...
The service dogs were set to be put down once the army ruled them unsafe for new homes, reported the sun. But Andy McNab, soldier turned novelist, was having none of that. He started an online petition to save the dogs. "Service dogs have saved my life on numerous occasions. We have a duty to save ...
According to a new report by the nonprofit news gathering organization ProPublica, numerous current and former area military bases contain toxic hazards from chemical spills, ... At the active-duty navy bases in the Pensacola, officials have a more than 20-year-old program aimed at cleaning up toxic sites.

U.S. army Spc. Lynzee Stilwell and Military policemen with United States Army Garrison Benelux-Brussels, members of the Belgian local police zone of Zaventem, and ... But because the number of war-ready Belgian soldiers is small, that meant that many troops were deploying up to six months a year.
On 24 November, the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) successfully completed the delivery of a two-week training course on Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) for 16 Libyan National Safety Authority (NSA) and Military engineers from Tripoli and Benghazi. The two-week training of trainers ...
There was considerable public pressure on Mr Williamson to deliver the reprieve after a petition started by SAS soldier Andy McNab received almost 400,000 signatures. He wrote on ... Military dogs are highly trained to sniff out explosives and find safe routes for soldiers through buildings and alleyways.
Trained bomb specialists have exploded what they believe to be a World War II grenade, after it was found under a house in Warkworth, north Auckland. police received a call around 10:30am on Sunday, saying the grenade had been found under the floorboards of the Lilburn St house, during renovations.
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) Iraqi troops arrested on Sunday a man wearing an explosive belt north of Baghdad, a military command said. In a statement, the ... "army jets launched an airstrike on al-Tarmiyah area, targeting a rest house of the Islamic State," the source told Baghdad Today website. Violence in ...
Two "hero" retired army dogs who face being put down because they cannot be re-homed must be reprieved, a minister has said. Sir Alan Duncan has intervened in a bid to save Kevin and Dazz, reported to have served in Afghanistan by working with troops to locate explosives in Helmand province, ...
Two army dogs who helped save thousands of lives in Afghanistan are reportedly set to be put down because they can't be re-homed. The Belgian Shepherds, named Kevin and Dazz, retired from service after spending their time searching for IEDs on several tours of the war-torn country, reports the Mirror.
The Christmas market in the city centre of Potsdam was evacuated on Friday afternoon, as were several businesses in the area. Potsdam is a picturesque city near Berlin that was once a residence for the kings of Prussia. The packet containing the explosives was found in front of a pharmacy. police said a ...
In Kansas and Missouri, there are 200 hazardous military installations -- most with multiple hazardous sites -- according to an explosive new series by ... The Sunflower army Ammunition Plant in Eudora, Kan., is expected to cost more than $150 million to clean, with an expected completion date of 2045.
In a series of stories detailing clean-up efforts at sites, ProPublica released a map of all the places in the country where the military has left toxic and hazardous materials, including ... In uptown, a still-used industrial site was once used during World War II, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Four militants died in heavy fighting in southern Pakharpore village after troops launched a counterinsurgency operation on a tip that rebels were hiding in a house, said Col. Rajesh Kalia, an Indian military spokesman. Residents said soldiers used explosives to blast the house. As the fighting raged, ...
"The United States military was called in, explosive ordnance demolition unit they came out here along with the ATF and Louisiana State Police bomb squad," Mowel says. Everyone was asked to move away from the scene for extra safety precautions while the ordinance was removed from the house, but ...
At military installations - active and shuttered - across the Philadelphia region there are sites contaminated with toxic waste and explosives. Every year, the military spends more than a billion dollars to clean up sites, which can be found in every state in the country, reports ProPublica, noting that some are ...
TWO army dogs which helped save thousands of lives while on duty in Afghanistan will be put down next week, because Top Brass say they can't be ... Former soldiers and handlers who worked with the pair -- and with an ex-police hound named Drive which is also doomed to die -- have written to the ...
A navy Explosive Ordnance Detachment tech is fighting for his life at the top military trauma center, Brooke army Medical Center, after sustaining extensive injuries from a blast while working at a medical facility in the Middle East. Chief Petty Officer Kenton Stacy was working with partner forces supporting ...
TUNIS, Nov. 29 (Xinhua) -- Tunisian troops killed one terrorist and wounded another in the ongoing military operation in west-central region, the Tunisian Ministry of Defense said Wednesday. The operation in the heights of Kasserine governorate killed Yahya Argoubi, explosive specialist and member of an ...
YOUNGSVILLE, La. (KLFY) - bomb squads are at a home in the 400 block of Gallet Road following an early morning raid of the home.
In the of world explosive ordnance disposal, Marines are creating ... Trained EOD techs with the Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task ... Packed with explosives, the EOD Marines carefully set the fuses and prepare ... Shy of the obvious rivalry aspect between army soldiers versus navy sailors and Marines, another fun ...
San Antonio - A navy Explosive Ordnance Detachment tech is fighting for his life at the top military trauma center, Brooke army Medical ...
explosives that have been camouflaged to blend in their ... an army officer kneeled counting over a batch of removed explosives ... The military priority is to breach the minefield quickly in order to create a safe path for troops or ships. ... Explosive vehicles and landmines were prepared by ISIS militants for ...
Weapons and explosive stockpiles raise questions ... have come across men in the capital Region with stockpiles of illegal weapons or explosives. ... Reis, a military veteran, is still in jail and apparently had been dealing with ...
That was until she received an email about joining the army reserve. ... The navy EOD is an elite combat force for countering Improvised ... "The Navy's EOD techs are the only ones who take care of all explosives found in ... She teaches explosive ordnance neutralization techniques to military members and ...
JUNO BEACH, Fla. - A military flare that washed ashore along Juno Beach was removed Tuesday, prompting a brief closure of the nearby pier.
army bomb disposal experts had to be called in after explosives were ... It is understood that the Army's Explosive Ordnance Disposal team ...
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): An explosives-laden car was seized and a ... The Afghan National Army's 201 Selab Military Corps in a statement said ...
Nepal begins historic vote, army says rogue Maoists behind blasts ... have defused around 30 improvised explosive devices since Friday, army ...
THE army bomb Disposal Team has made safe two viable improvised explosive devices (IED) in Raxborough, Co Limerick. ... The devices were removed to a secure military installation for further examination and the scene ...
Four U.N. peacekeepers and a Malian soldier were killed and 21 people ... as well as the [Malian army]," U.N. mission head Mahamat Saleh Annadif said in a statement. ... attack" by militants using explosive devices and rocket launchers. ... attacks against Malian soldiers, U.N. peacekeepers and civilians.
Nov 25, 2017-Ahead of Sunday's voting, improvised explosive devices (IEDs) were found in ... In Gorkha, an army team defused explosives that were found in ...
Trump calls for crushing terrorists with military means ... in the Sinai Peninsula, setting off explosives and spraying worshippers with gunfire.
Tanahun: police seized a huge cache of explosive materials used to make bombs from an ... A team of Nepali army defused the explosives.
VERNON - The Okanagan Indian Band is carrying on its legal fight in B.C. Supreme Court over military explosives left buried on its land by the ...
army Staff Sgt. Joshua Crenshaw, left, an explosive ordnance disposal ... come from different military departments -- engineers, presidential guard, and ... The American soldiers taught the Cameroonian troops the types of IEDs they ... Bekada said the training increased the Cameroonian soldier's capacity.


 

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