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Carter salutes Iraqi forces, announces 560 U.S. troops to deploy to...

During his visit to Baghdad July 11, 2016, Defense Secretary Ash Carter met with Iraqi leaders, coalition commanders and U.S. troops and also announced...

Headlines – July 8, 2016

News Obama backtracks on Afghanistan withdrawal, cites ‘precarious’ security situation - President Barack Obama called the security environment in Afghanistan “precarious” and July 6 he will...

News Briefs – July 8, 2016

Coroner ruled Death of Navy SEAL trainee a homicide A Southern California medical examiner says a Navy SEAL trainee was repeatedly dunked by an instructor...

Nominations for first Air Force enlisted RPA pilots being accepted

The Air Force is accepting nominations to fill its first class of enlisted remotely piloted aircraft pilots as part of a deliberate approach to...

Around the Air Force: July 6

https://youtu.be/Gngz-xCz27M In this look around the Air Force, an F-35A Lightning II makes a trans-Atlantic flight, an Airman runs 694 miles for post-traumatic stress disorder...

Headlines – July 6, 2016

News NATO summit set to approve Afghanistan mission for another year - The Western military alliance is set this week to commit to extend its support...

News Briefs – July 6, 2016

MQ-9 crashes in northern Syria An MQ-9 Reaper crashed in northern Syria July 5. The aircraft was flying a combat mission when positive control of...

Obama: 8,400 U.S. troops to remain in Afghanistan through January 2017

https://youtu.be/yxLjCiNs3Mw The situation in Afghanistan remains “precarious,” President Barack Obama said here today, and that is why he will keep 8,400 U.S. service members in...

Headlines – July 1, 2016

Business UK defense industry seeks 'bold' government backing after Brexit vote - The UK needs to quickly signal it will support the aerospace, defense and other...

News Briefs – July 1, 2016

Russian defense minister promises response to NATO's buildup Russia's defense minister says the military will respond in kind to NATO's buildup near Russian borders. Sergei Shoigu...