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US Troops Safe After Hitting Roadside Bomb in Afghanistan, Military Says
The incident happened in Parwan province, home to Bagram Airfield, the U.S.'s largest base in the country.
UN: Nearly 4K Afghan Civilians Killed or Wounded During First Half of 2019
The U.N. documented 1,366 civilians killed and 2,446 wounded in its latest report on Afghan noncombatant casualties.
First Army Battalion with Mini Drones Heading to Afghanistan
The 82nd Airborne Division will be the first infantry Army battalion to employ pocket-sized drones at the squad level.
‘Stop Looking at These Kids as Heroes’: Vet’s Documentary Features Afghan War Footage
Former Marine Miles Lagoze hopes his film "Combat Obscura" will alter the "sanitized and sanctified view of the military" man...
Afghanistan: Remembering the Fallen of 2018
Fourteen American service members were killed in Afghanistan in 2018 as the longest war in U.S. history began its 18th year.
Army Ranger Dog who Died in Afghanistan Saved Soldiers’ Lives
The 7-year-old dog was leading Rangers into a compound when a militant fired at him, revealing the militant's position.
US Troops Investigated in Beating Death of Afghan Commando
U.S. Green Berets and Czech troops are being investigated after an Afghan commando died in custody, military officials said.
Missiles Fired at Afghan City as Top US Commander Visits
Gen. Scott Miller was not injured in the attack, which occurred around 11.30 a.m. and caused no casualties.
Two Americans Wounded, Afghan Police Chief Killed in Kandahar Shooting
The top U.S. military commander in Afghanistan survived an attack Thursday in the southern province of Kandahar.
Highest-Ranking Female Officer in Afghanistan to Leave Key Coalition Command
Army Maj. Gen. Robin Fontes is being replaced as commander of Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan.
US Strikes More Than 20 Taliban Targets After Cease-Fire
Afghan and U.S. forces resumed fighting after the Taliban chose not to extend a short cease-fire.
First Troops Among Front-Line Adviser Brigade Arrive in Afghanistan
A new unit created specifically to advise and assist foreign military forces has begun deploying to Afghanistan.
Afghan Air Force Gets Upgrade with Arrival of First Black Hawks
NATO has repeatedly stressed that building a modern, sustainable air force is vital for the Afghans to counter Taliban insurg...
New Commander Is Highest-Ranking Woman Officer in Afghanistan
Army Maj. Gen. Robin Fontes is a U.S. Military Academy graduate and has served in Afghanistan multiple times.
US Senators Spend Independence Day with Troops in Afghanistan
A group of U.S. senators celebrated Independence Day in Afghanistan, where they said major changes were needed to win the war...
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Here's the New Light Machine Gun SOCOM Is Evaluating
The new machine gun has come a long way from the prototype that Sig unveiled at SHOT Show last year.
Space Force Offers First Peek at Camouflage Uniform
The United States Space Force has only one member so far, but it appears the service utility uniform is already well under de...
The Navy Once Called Him an ‘Unknown Negro Sailor.’ Now It’s Naming a Carrier After Him
The Navy's acting secretary is breaking with tradition to name a powerful aircraft carrier in his honor.
US Space Command Has Passed First Combat Test, Officials Say
Early warning capabilities helped protect U.S. troops on the ground.
The President's Actions Threatened US Troops, Veteran on Impeachment Team Argues
The only veteran among the House impeachment managers cited his oath to defend the Constitution.
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Illinois Town Sets Public Memorial for Soldier Killed in Afghanistan
The mayor said U.S. Army Spc. Miguel Villalon's death was "personal" to him.
Fort Bragg Paratroopers to Protect US Embassy in Iraq
The 82nd soldiers deployed to Central Command's area of operations Jan. 1-4.
Navy Warns Mail-In DNA Kits Could Bring 'Unwelcome' Family News
Military leaders have been sounding the alarm about security concerns over popular mail-in genetics kits.
V-22 Osprey Designed for the Navy Makes First Flight
A CMV-22B Osprey conducted its first flight operation at Bell's Amarillo Assembly Center in Texas.
Navy Carrier Lincoln Back from Record-Setting 295-Day Deployment
Thousands of sailors are in San Diego after completing the longest carrier deployment since the end of the Cold War.
Air Force News
After Successful Data Transfer Between F-35 and F-22, Air Force Plans New Tests
he U.S. Air Force plans to conduct additional tests at its combatant commands of a sophisticated data-sharing system.
Conservationists Worry that Mountain Home Training Expansion Could Impact Wildlife
The Air Force wants to lower supersonic flight floors in order to provide pilots with more realistic training opportunities.
Marine Corps News
Tamara Campbell Won't Stop Advocating for Survivors of Domestic Violence
HuffPost published a story about Campbell as part of a series of stories about domestic violence in the military.
Trijicon’s New Handheld Range-Finder Will Map the Wind for Extreme Accuracy
The Trijicon Ventus is the world's first handheld device with advanced wind mapping and wind detection.
Marine's Moving Truck Gets Stolen with His Father's Ashes Inside
Surveillance footage from the hotel parking lot shows the thieves getting into the truck and driving away.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guard Hunts for Cruise Ship Passenger off Puerto Rico
Coast Guard spokesman Ricardo Castrodad said the incident involved the Oasis of the Seas ship.
Coast Guard Officer Accused of Plotting Attack Asks for Leniency
Hasson, 50, has pleaded guilty to gun and drug charges and is scheduled to be sentenced Jan. 31.
Group Has Raised $56 Million for Coast Guard Museum
Construction of the museum has been pushed back due to two other projects scheduled for New London.