Military and Defense

US (Finally) Downs Chinese Spy Balloon

The U.S. took down a Chinese spy balloon Saturday afternoon after the craft had traversed the continental U.S. over several…

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Pentagon Confirms Reports Of Second Chinese Spy Balloon

The Department of Defense acknowledged a second Chinese surveillance craft transiting airspace somewhere over Latin America late Friday. The second…

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Pentagon Tracking Suspected Chinese Spy Balloon Flying Over ‘Sensitive’ Sites On American Soil

The Department of Defense is tracking a suspected high-altitude Chinese surveillance balloon that appears to be collecting data on sensitive…

2 days ago

Air Force May Have Let Unqualified Officers Issue Dishonorable Discharges To Unvaxxed Airmen

The Air Force’s updated discharge policy contains a discrepancy with Department of Defense policy, a government watchdog found in a…

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Medal of Honor Monday: Army Col. Gordon Johnston

Army Col. Gordon Johnston had a remarkable career that spanned multiple continents and conflicts and led to a lifelong friendship…

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Marine Corps Opens First New Base In Decades To Counter Potential Chinese Invasion Of Taiwan

The U.S. Marine Corps opened its first new base in 70 years Thursday on Guam, an island strategically positioned between…

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Largest Ever US-Israel War Games Send Warning Signal To Iran

The U.S. and Israel concluded their largest ever set of war games Thursday, sending a message that the U.S. stands…

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Military Families Can Livestream the NFL Championship Games on AFN Now!

The Defense Media Activity (DMA) and the American Forces Network (AFN) invite audiences to watch the NFL Conference Championships games…

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Ukraine Sets Sights On Western Fighter Jets Immediately After Securing Tanks

Ukraine will push for deliveries of Western-made 4th generation fighter jets next after winning a bid to secure Western tanks…

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Biden Admin Approves The Delivery Of American Tanks To Ukraine

The Biden administration approved a delivery of 31 M1 Abrams main battle tanks for Ukraine Wednesday, but the tanks are…

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The Army Is Shifting The Way It Recruits. It’s Already Paying Off, Experts Say

The Army is on track to meet an ambitious recruiting target in 2023 after missing the previous year’s goal by…

2 weeks ago

US Seriously Considering Sending Abrams Tanks To Ukraine

The Biden administration is seriously weighing sending a “significant number” of heavy duty M1 Abrams tanks to Ukraine, the Wall…

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Medal of Honor Monday: Navy Rear Adm. Robert Cary Jr.

Navy Rear Adm. Robert W. Cary Jr. had a long military career that included both world wars, but the actions…

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Here’s How Long It Will Take To Replenish US Weapons Stocks Sent To Ukraine

The U.S. will not be able to restock inventories of critical munitions sent to Ukraine for years, even as some…

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US Quietly Boosts Military Training For Taiwan

The U.S. has secretly upgraded the National Guard’s training program for Taiwanese troops as concerns over China’s designs for the…

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