A California-based Marine Corps squadron has received its first F-35C Joint Strike Fighter jet.
Gen. Frank McKenzie traveled to five military outposts to meet with the troops.
The Navy calls this process aircraft compatibility testing.
The guard members will learn more about flying and maintaining the F-35 fighters.
Four protesters were shot dead as riot police stormed protest camps across the country.
Tanks, rocket launchers and locally made nuclear-capable missile systems rolled down the parade route.
William Schmitz, the group's national commander, said his organization "cannot stand idle on this matter."
Germany resumed training in Irbil on Sunday morning together with its partners.
The Defense Department is "doubling down" on hypersonic technology and other cutting-edge weapons, Esper said Friday.
The Defense Department's has recognized a joint urgent operational need for comprehensive counter-drone technology.
Whether the troops could receive the Purple Heart for injuries as a result of enemy action is under review.
The voluntary “stand-down” is in place for an undetermined period.
The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals sent the case back to the district court in Dayton for resentencing.
The West Scranton man is accused of misrepresenting his military service and his status as a veteran.
A Kirtland Air Force Base spokesperson said the date of the court-martial is pending.