Members of Congress are fuming at the discovery of a WWII veteran who was buried in a cardboard box at Florida National Cemetery in 2004. Sadly, Lawrence Davis Jr. had no loved ones to see him off, so Veteran Affairs buried his remains in the same co
It’s a disproven myth, but politicians, keen on dispelling opposition and maintaining militarism, continue to feed the fable.
Residents in east London have threatened to form human barricades to prevent missiles being installed on the rooftops of their homes for the Olympic Games.
The US is set to reposition its Navy fleet with the majority of its warships to be assigned to the Asia-Pacific by 2020.
At the expense of US taxpayers and of innocent people throughout Central America, militaristic interventions are increasing
Damascus says a preliminary investigation showed armed groups carried out the Houla massacre.
After more than a year in space, the U.S. Air Force's secretive robotic space plane, the X-37B, is coming down soon. Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, the site where the reusable miniature space shuttle will land
Have you ever noticed that Nazi soldiers, especially those who died in World War II, are never celebrated as heroes? Why is that? Didn’t they answer the call of their government in time of war? Didn’t they serve their country by loyally obeying the d
During the Cold War, both sides liberally used the “bug”--the remote listening device--to surreptitiously get wind of what the other side was up to by listening in on a room, a building, or, in the case of East Berlin, an entire city.
“What you are proposing is murder,” Lt. Joseph Cramer told his commanding officer, Colonel John Chivington of the Third Colorado Cavalry, shortly before daybreak on the morning of the planned assault.
The US military Tuesday vehemently denied a media report that special forces had been parachuted into North Korea on intelligence-gathering missions, saying a source had been misquoted.
Unexploded ordnance, errant bullets, and metal shrapnel have left many civilians dead or dismembered
Tolley said the commandos were sent in with minimal equipment to facilitate their movements and minimize the risk of detection by North Korean forces.
Although the overall number of homeless veterans declined 12 percent between 2010 and 2011, the number of homeless female veterans is increasing, the VA said in a draft report this month. Women are the fastest-growing segment of the homeless veteran
On Memorial Day, I remember some of the most ardent and intense peace enthusiasts: U.S. soldiers during the Vietnam War.
We depend on them to protect our country, our lives, our freedom, our way of life.
NATO forces in southwestern Afghanistan will implement a total ban on soldiers’ taking personal photos during military operations.
Dear Troops: Yesterday – Memorial Day – some people asserted, once again, that you are “defending our freedoms” overseas. Nothing could be further from the truth.
Ron Paul Revolution – I Hung My Head
Maine shipyard says four injured people have been treated and released.
Sure, it took an extra year or so, but Northrop Grumman has finally penciled in the first flight of the giant surveillance airship it’s building for the U.S. Army.
Nato summit leaders should have been forced to watch the moving protest of the former troops chucking their medals away
Alliance endorses plan to withdraw troops by 2014, but fails to resolve issues such as supply routes through Pakistan.
A group of around 20 U.S. special operations forces are on the ground in Yemen, reports the Los Angeles Times.
The European missile shield is up and running, says NATO Secretary-General Fogh Rasmussen, who announced its “interim capability” to shoot down incoming missiles.
Last year, former Defense Secretary Robert Gates was greeted in Beijing by China’s experimental stealth jet buzzing over his head. Gates didn’t sweat it: He proclaimed that the J-20 wouldn’t be ready until at least 2020. Oops.
Pentagon requests Congress to provide Israel with additional funding for its "Iron Dome" missile defence programme.
Trauma from exposure to a single improvised explosive device (IED) blast can result in long-term brain impairment, according to new research.
One week before the U.S., Britain, France, Russia, China plus Germany — the P5+1 — meet with Iranian officials in Baghdad for nuclear talks, the U.S. ambassador to Israel went on that country's Army Radio and told the country America "fully available
The covert war on Syria is an integral part of the US-led covert war on Iran.