Bryant Jordan is an associate editor and White House correspondent for Military.com. Bryant covers all corners of the military arena, is an expert on "Don't Ask Don't Tell" issues, religious proselytizing and other ongoing military policy issues. He has covered Air Force support missions during the Kosovo War and in 2006 the aero-medical evacuation mission out of Balad Air Base, Iraq.
A journalist since 1979, Jordan also covered stories in Lebanon, Gaza and Morocco. During the Vietnam War he was assigned to 15th Admin. Co., 1st Cavalry Division, Bien Hoa Army Base. Before joining Military.com Jordan was a staff writer and deputy news editor for Military Timesnewspapers in Springfield, Va.
Real estate magnate and celebrity billionaire Donald Trump has vowed to bring back waterboarding if he becomes president. But that's an order he would find much harder to implement than it was 15 years ago, when President George W. Bush allowed the Central Intelligence Agency to use torture technique after the 9/11 attacks. "If some future pre... more
President Obama went to Alaska to talk climate change and the need to do more to combat its destructive consequences. But what he saw there also showed him the need for new icebreakers that the U.S. Coast Guard has been calling for for years, retired Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Robert Papp told Congress last week. Papp, who is now the U.S. spe... more
There may be a Cold War-like chill in Congress these days with recent Russian interventions into Crimea and Syria, but in a place where cold -- very cold -- temperatures is the norm, U.S. and Russian relations appear far warmer. The Defense Department's senior oceanographer and navigator told two subcommittees of the House Foreign Affairs Com... more
U.S. Army Special Forces veterans and possibly their family members were among the millions of Americans whose personal data was stolen this year in cyberattacks on the Office of Personnel Management. Letters have been going out for at least three weeks to veterans of the elite force, letting them know that their Social Security numbers and ... more
U.S. Army investigators are working to determine the cause of a helicopter crash that killed all four crew members Monday evening at Fort Hood, a general said. The UH-60L Black Hawk assigned to First Army Division West was on a routine training mission on the northeast area of the sprawling Texas base when the aircraft when down, the servi... more