US military

Sexual assaults in US military reach new record: Pentagon

The sharpest rise in assaults came in the army, up by 26 per cent, followed by the navy, up 19 per cent, and two per cent each in the air force and marines. 

published on : 2nd September 2022

Abortion ban: One more hurdle faced by US servicewomen in a man's world

Women face additional sexual and reproductive risks in the army.

published on : 27th June 2022

Biden announces security package of USD 150 million to Ukraine

Biden, other G7 leaders, and Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky, are to meet virtually on Sunday to discuss Western support for Kyiv in its struggle against President Vladimir Putin's invasion.

published on : 7th May 2022

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