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Baghdad, Oct 22 (Reuters) - U.S. forces at Iraq's Qayyara West airfield near Mosul are wearing protective masks after winds brought fumes from a nearby burning sulphur plant set ablaze during fighting with Islamic State, U.S. military officials said on ...
On October 10, the Norwegian defence ministry said its military and that of the United States were holding preliminary discussions about the possibility of such a deployment and about "additional training and storage.

"The U.S. Intelligence Community is confident that the Russian government directed the recent compromises of emails from U.S. persons and institutions, including from U.S. political organizations," said a joint statement from the two agencies ...

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"At some point around 2025 or thereabouts the US Army will actually have more combat robots than it will have human soldiers," he added, mentioning upcoming robot trucks that would drive themselves and be more effective on the road than an ordinary ...
Morgan is an active duty soldier who served in Afghanistan, but he's on his own when it comes to fighting $30,000 worth of medical bills after having a heart attack during a required fitness test.
More than 100 U.S. soldiers are embedded with Iraqi forces, and hundreds more are playing a support role in staging bases. If the soldier died while taking part in the offensive it would mark the first known American casualty in the battle to take back ...
"Even as the president vowed an independent foreign policy, Philippine police forces still act as running dogs of the US," he added. An image posted on social media showed protesters gathered outside the embassy, with reports saying they tried to seize ...
Houston - A 20-year-old U.S. Army soldier, willing to put his life on the line for our country, is targeted in a vicious attack during a two week visit back home to Houston.
Hundreds of American troops now rotate through makeshift bases in Somalia, the largest military presence since the United States pulled out of the country after the "Black Hawk Down" battle in 1993. The Somalia campaign, as it is described by American ...

A military statement confirmed the death toll, but said six troops were wounded. The military said 15 of the attackers, who arrived at the checkpoint in all-terrain vehicles, were killed and an undetermined number of others were wounded in an ensuring ...
Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton holds a small U.S.-made drone that the Ugandan military uses in Somalia to fight al-Qaida linked militants, Friday, Aug. 3, 2012, during a demonstration and briefing at Kasenyi military base in Kampala, Uganda.
The average Englishman may appear to be rude, unfriendly and at best a little peculiar, but not to worry: they are just "fundamentally shy".
Kym Sanchez helps traumatized US veterans. She was a soldier herself and has ... So it seems fitting that these two are here, at a place where traumatized ex-soldiers are supposed to learn how to deal with the horrors of their own pasts. Twenty-one ...
Kuwait CITY - The U.S. Embassy in Kuwait says American soldiers deployed in the gulf country who were intentionally rammed by an Egyptian man pulled their attacker from his burning vehicle after it caught fire.
Kuwait City (AFP) - A collision between a truck driven by an Egyptian and a vehicle carrying three US soldiers in Kuwait was a "terrorist attack," not an accident as first thought, the embassy confirmed Sunday.
Clinton countered with broad outlines of her plan, also repeating promises she's made during the last few months: targeting ISIS leaders, considering arming Kurdish forces, strengthening alliances in the region and relying on American special forces.
Hasakah - Islamic State (ISIS) militants launched a new offensive on Sunday against Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in northeast Syria.
According to procedure, the troops were not identified. The incident follows the death earlier this week of a U.S. service member, also in Nangarhar, where American military are involved in counter-terrorism operations against the Islamic State of Iraq ...
The white pickup truck apparently carrying the soldiers had the left side of its bed smashed in. American forces and others have troops stationed at Kuwait's Camp Arifjan. The U.S. military's Central Command referred a request for comment to U.S. Army ...
American forces and others have troops stationed at Kuwait's Camp Arifjan. The U.S. military's Central Command referred a request for comment to U.S. Army Central, based in both South Carolina and Kuwait. The army did not immediately respond, while the ...
Since the collapse of a U.S.-Russia-brokered cease-fire last month, ties between Moscow and Washington have grown even more strained.
The U.S. Justice Department charged eight people, including six soldiers, with stealing more than $1 million worth of sensitive U.S. Army equipment and selling it on eBay to buyers in Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Moldova, and other countries. The ...
the Pentagon says a soldier from Maryland, who officials say grew up in Elgin, was killed after being hit by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 7, 2016 - U.S. military personnel began arriving on the hurricane-ravaged island nation of Haiti today to begin storm response efforts as Combined Task Force hurricane Matthew mobilizes there, navy Rear Adm.
Turkey has been conducting air strikes against jihadists in Syria since 2014 in the framework of the CJTF and has been repeatedly called a crucial partner by the US. In an interview to the ABC network in July, US Secretary of State John Kerry ...
According to the indictment, soldiers Michael Barlow, Jonathan Wolford, Kyle Heade, Alexander Hollibaugh, Dustin Nelson, and Aaron Warner were stealing US Army equipment between some time in 2013 and February of 2016. The list of items they stole ...
Six soldiers and two civilians were indicted this week on charges they conspired to steal and sell army equipment, from printer ink to machine gun parts and the sight for a grenade launcher, on eBay.
The Islamic State's Khorasan province claimed it killed a US soldier and three Afghan troops in an IED attack that took place in the contested district of Achin in the eastern province of Nangarhar.
But yesterday at the Association of the US Army's annual Eisenhower Luncheon, the notoriously blunt general laid out his vision of future combat in more and grimmer detail than I'd ever heard - detail that suggests he's informed by an intensifying ...
U.S. Southern Command is sending troops to Haiti to provide relief as hurricane Matthew tears a path through the Caribbean towards the United States. ... The full team is about 100 Marines, soldiers and sailors, along with another 50 supporting staff
Called a status of forces agreement, it would have kept up to 10,000 troops on the ground beyond Dec. 31, 2011. Obama was working against a deadline signed by President George W. Bush late in 2008.
Democratic and Republican vice presidential candidates Mike Pence and Tim Kaine both advocated for establishing "safe zones" in war-torn Syria during their debate Tuesday night, an indication that whoever wins in November, the U.S. may end up deploying ...
Shinwari did have some idea of what life in the United States would be like from conversations with US soldiers and Afghan friends who had arrived before him.
"I followed my dream, and this time I was successful. I joined the army Reserve with no regrets at all." Mayen Hernandez joined the U.S. Army Reserve on Dec. 20, 2014, and she currently serves with the 413th Financial Management Support Detachment here ...
Around 300 U.S. troops were being routinely rotated in and out of the country, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said in May. In addition, there are also about 107 soldiers currently based in the southern province of Mindanao. Duterte, also known as The ...
The dead trooper, whose name and gender has not yet been revealed, is believed to have been taking part in an operation against ISIS.
Johnson's pitch, in effect, is that the United States would benefit from having an ignorant president, because if the Commander in Chief doesn't know where foreign countries are, he or she won't be able to deploy U.S. troops anywhere. By that reasoning ...
British soldiers will never again face a legal witch hunt, Theresa may will pledge as she says that European human rights laws will no longer apply on the battlefield.
In recent years, Warsaw, one of the closest US allies in Eastern Europe, has been a strong supporter of NATO's enhanced military presence in Eastern Europe.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said his government will work on a consensus formula to convince PMU factions of the need to involve US troops in the battle to resolve the problem as soon as possible. He also hopes to persuade Washington that the ...
"The American force consisted of more than 100 troops with heavy military equipment and various weapons," Baiyati said, adding that the latest troops' arrival brings the number of U.S. advisers and trainers in Qayyara airbase to 550. The U.S. troops in ...
The Russia Foreign Ministry today issued a statement warning the United States against launching any attacks on the Syrian government, cautioning it would have "terrible, tectonic consequences" not just in Syria but also across the entire Middle East.






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