Under-equipped and demoralised, army fails to protect northerners against intensified Boko Haram attacks.
#BREAKING – Israel shells Lebanon after Hezbollah strike on Israeli army convoy http://t.co/GVxIr67kCP — FRANCE 24 (@FRANCE24) January 28, 2015
Israeli army reportedly returning fire after missile attack on military vehicle injured at least four soldiers.
The Internets were briefly a-flurry today over initial reports that the Army had decided to charge SGT Bowe Bergdahl with Desertion. I posted a Reuters link on Twitter about that, and others posted similar links. Apparently Fox News and NBC ran stories on it. It appears now that story is not true. Although they have [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
This is how the system is supposed to work: Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was held captive by enemy forces in Afghanistan for five years, will be charged with desertion, a senior defense officials tell NBC News. The officials say the charges could be referred within a week. According to the officials, the desertion charges [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
The Army general weighing whether to charge Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in connection with leaving a military base in Afghanistan in 2009 has not yet made a decision on how to proceed in the case, Defense Department officials said Wednesday.
Prince Harry has just taken on a new role in the army to make sure that injured servicemen and women have the best care! With his new role, the 30-year-old royal aims to help the sick and wounded return to their military roles or get other jobs and care in civilian life. PHOTOS: Check out [...]
As speculation builds that desertion charges are looming against the US military’s longest-held prisoner of war since 9/11, the US army is insisting it has made no decisions on the fate of a soldier freed last year from Taliban captivity. Despite several reports that Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl would...
Bowe Bergdahl, the eccentric Army enlistee and final Afghanistan P.O.W. whose release from Taliban custody left detractors screaming for his corpse, may face desertion charges soon. Or maybe not. No one knows for certain just yet. But either way, these blogospheric anti-Bergdahl snuff-porn fantasies will be heard, dammit. Read more...
Drafthouse Films’ latest follows an Army veteran home from combat deployment to New York, and our own veteran and New Yorker gives his thoughts.
View image | gettyimages.com Seventy years ago, on January 27th, 1945, the Soviet army liberated the Auschwitz network of concentration camps. Survivors and dignitaries gathered at the site in Poland, preserved as a museum since 1947, to mark the anniversary. Show More Summary
U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was released from captivity last year in a controversial Taliban prisoner swap, could be charged with desertion within a week, NBC News reported Tuesday, quoting senior defense officials. The officer...Show More Summary
US Special Forces in Ukraine?In response to US Special Forces in Mariupol? I received an interesting email from "Dan" a 23-year Army veteran with four years in special services.Dan writes... I was a soldier in the US Army for 23 years including four years in Special forces Stationed in Germany. Show More Summary
A former U.S. Army prosecutor who supervised sexual assault cases has been found guilty by a military jury at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, of charges including rape, forcible sodomy and assault, the Army said in a statement. Major Erik J. Burris, 39, was sentenced to 20 years in prison, dismissed...
According to the Associated Press, Major Erik J. Burris, who is formerly an Army prosecutor specializing in sexual assaults, was found guilty of rape among other charges and sentenced to twenty years; Maj. Erik J. Burris was found guilty on two charges of rape, a charge of forcible sodomy, four charges of assault and a […]
Lebanon received a shipment of military vehicles as part of the United States military assistance program to the Lebanese Armed Forces. According to the US embassy the vehicles are to aid the Lebanese army in its mission to combat terrorist threats, in particular along its eastern border. The U.S. embassy announced via its Twitter account on […]
Today's comic by Jen Sorensen is Useful tips from Joni Ernst: NY Democrats agree to ask Speaker Sheldon Silver to step down: The [state Assembly] Democrats reached the decision in a closed-door meeting that stretched for hours, rebuffing a bid by Mr. Show More Summary
Fellow soldiers have called Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl a deserter; in June, the Army said it would investigate their allegations. Now, senior defense officials tell NBC News he will indeed be charged, possibly within a week's time. They say the charges won't paint Bergdahl as having left his Afghanistan outpost...
Post by Kiri Blakeley. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl will be charged with desertion, sources are telling news outlets. Bergdahl, who was held captive in Afghanistan for five years before being traded for five prisoners, could be charged within the week. Show More Summary
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