Abducted by gunmen as a 10-year-old boy on his way to school, Dominic Ongwen rose to become one of the most feared commanders in Uganda's brutal Lord's Resistance Army (LRA). The former child soldier, now in his early 40s, goes on trial...Show More Summary
BEIRUT (Reuters) - As Syrian government forces advanced into Aleppo's rebel-held al-Sakhour district, Hasan al-Ali said he faced the choice of staying put and being caught by the army, or fleeing into a shrinking rebel enclave under relentless bombardment.
Armando Galella was a 20-year-old from Sleepy Hollow, an Army enlistee now 5,000 miles west of Washington Irving’s Hudson Valley haunts.
Army Spc. Harris deploys on an important mission - inducting a 7-year-old into the U.S. Army
Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl penned a letter to President Barack Obama requesting an executive pardon for the treason and misbehavior charges he faces for deserting his Afghanistan post in 2009. Bergdahl was captured by Taliban fighters shortly after his desertion … More » The post Deserter Bowe Bergdahl Begs Obama For Last-Minute Pardon appeared first on EveryJoe.
Russia said on Saturday it was ready for talks with the United States about a withdrawal of all Syrian rebels from eastern Aleppo, where advances by the Russian-backed Syrian army and its allies threaten to deal a crushing blow to the rebellion. In just over a week, the army and allied militias have seized large […]
Jacob Kessler scored 16 points, Jordan Fox added 10 and eight assists, and Army shot better than 58 percent from the field en route to a 76-56 win over St. Francis Brooklyn on Saturday
Earlier this week, the Minneapolis Star-Tribune ran a nice story about the Mall of America’s first black Santa. Larry Jefferson is a retired U.S. Army veteran from Texas, and his hope, along with the mall’s, was that he would serve as a “Santa for everyone.” Read more...
WASHINGTON - U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, who is charged with desertion for walking away from his combat post in Afghanistan in 2009, has asked President Barack Obama for a pardon, the White House said on Saturday. Obama will relinquish office on Jan. Show More Summary
If this happens, it’s really going to tick me off. I imagine it will anger millions of Americans as well. Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who claimed he was captured by the
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the former prisoner of war who's accused of endangering comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan, is asking President Barack Obama to pardon him before leaving office. If the pardon...Show More Summary
Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is asking President Obama to pardon him before leaving office.
U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is asking President Barack Obama to pardon him before leaving office. Continue reading ? The post Bergdahl seeks pardon from Obama to avert desertion trial appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Yesterday, Wesley Clark Jr -- son of retired U.S. Army General Wesley Clark -- met with North Dakota law enforcement officials on behalf of the 2,100 members of the Veterans Stand for Standing Rock group, who have pledged to come to the conflict site and build barracks to shelter the water defenders fighting the Dakota Access Pipeline. (more…)
Aerial images reveal how U.S. air strikes cut the terrorist army off from major bridges, but also trapped civilians.
ANKARA (Reuters) - The Turkish military killed 20 fighters from the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) after they tried to attack army bases in the southeastern Hakkari province, the military said on Saturday.
Here is a collection of 29 incredible colorized photos showing everyday life of French soldiers from 1914-1918, during the World War One. Fort Vaux, November 22, 1916 French and British soldiers standing around a German A7V tank captured...Show More Summary
Syrian troops and allied forces advanced overnight seizing Aleppo's Tariq al-Bab neighbourhood from rebels as they press an offensive to recapture all of the city, a monitor said on Saturday. The capture of the neighbourhood means the...Show More Summary
The low-key announcement came despite the fact that Myanmar’s army is in the midst of a brutal campaign to drive out the Rohingya, a Muslim minority.