US Military

Trump's ban becomes history, transgender people will join US military under Joe Biden

The new rules also prohibit discrimination based on gender identity.

published on : 1st April 2021

US soldiers reach Rajasthan for joint Indo-US military exercise on Pakistan border

The contingent of 270 US soldiers reached Suratgarh in a special aircraft and left for Mahajan Field Firing Range where the joint 'war exercise' will start on February.

published on : 7th February 2021

US leaders urge military to get vaccine shots

The call featured detailed medical explanations from Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, who answered questions from the audience.

published on : 5th February 2021

Taliban says US 'bombarding civilians, houses' in violation of Afghan deal

The US military has in recent months carried out air strikes against the Taliban fighters in defence of Afghan forces in some provinces.

published on : 29th January 2021

US President Joe Biden reverses Donald Trump's ban on transgender people in military

The new order, which Biden signed in the Oval Office during a meeting with Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin, overturns a ban ordered by President Donald Trump in a tweet during his first year in office.

published on : 26th January 2021

Extraordinary warning to Donald Trump by 10 former Pentagon chiefs

Following the Nov. 3 election and subsequent recounts in some states, as well as unsuccessful court challenges, the outcome is clear, they wrote, while not specifying Trump in the article.

published on : 4th January 2021

US approves sale of USD 90 million worth of military equipment and services to India

According to the Pentagon, the proposed sale of this equipment and support will not alter the basic military balance in the region.

published on : 4th December 2020

Turkey state media says US 'setting up bases in Syria's Manbij'

Turkey's state-run news agency said the United States is setting up two military bases and has increased its presence in the Manbij region of northern Syria.

published on : 3rd April 2018

Texas Church shooting: Gunman's punishment spotlights military justice

Unlike their civilian counterparts, military judges and juries don't use sentencing guidelines. The result is often widely disparate sentences for the same or similar offenses.

published on : 11th November 2017

US military is ridding the world of terrorism: Donald Trump

President Donald Trump asserted that America's goals were denuclearising North Korea and stopping Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons.

published on : 6th October 2017

North Korea greets sanctions moves with fresh ICMB test

North Korea test fired what appeared to be another intercontinental ballistic missile, hours after the US and Japan moved to step up sanctions against Pyongyang.

published on : 29th July 2017

Donald Trump bars transgender individuals from US armed forces

The president tweeted that after consulting with "Generals and military experts," the government will not allow transgender individuals to serve in the US military.

published on : 26th July 2017

Could America shield Alaska from a North Korean missile?

The US military has faith that its high-tech defensive systems could fend off any attack from North Korea -- at least for now.

published on : 6th July 2017