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News Briefs – January 6, 2020

NATO suspends training Iraqi soldiers over security concerns NATO says it has suspended a training mission for soldiers in the Iraqi army in the wake...

U.S. service member, DOD contractors killed after jihadi attack on base...

NAIROBI, Kenya — A U.S. service member and two Department of Defense contractors died Jan. 5 following an attack from al-Shabab militants in Manda...

Headlines – January 3, 2020

News State Department urges U.S. citizens to leave Iraq immediately- The State Department issued a security alert early Jan. 3 urging Americans in Iraq to leave...

News Briefs – January 3, 2020

Turkish Airlines says Boeing agrees to compensation over Max Turkish Airlines said Dec. 31 that it has reached a partial agreement with Boeing over compensation...

U.S. sending 3,000 more troops to Mideast as reinforcements

The United States is sending nearly 3,000 more Army troops to the Mideast as reinforcements in the volatile aftermath of the killing of an...

U.S. kills Iran’s top general Soleimani in Baghdad airstrike

The United States killed Iran’s top general and the architect of Tehran’s proxy wars in the Middle East in an airstrike at Baghdad’s international...

Headlines – December 30, 2019

News U.S. strikes Iran-backed militia strongholds in Iraq, Syria- U.S. forces struck five Hezbollah targets on Dec. 29, according to a Pentagon news release, in retaliation...

News Briefs – December 30, 2019

Time, cost of relocation of U.S. base in Okinawa to double The relocation of a U.S. Marine Corps base to a less-crowded area of the...

Headlines – December 27, 2019

News Pentagon ordered to add blast exposure to troops' medical histories- Congress has directed the Pentagon to document troops' blast exposures in combat and training and...

News Briefs – December 27, 2019

U.S. allocates $175 million in military aid to Baltics in 2020 The United States has allocated $175 million in military aid to the Baltic countries...