Defense

Iran’s Nuclear Threat

Joseph Puder, What the U.S. and Israel absolutely have to do. The Islamic Republic of Iran has accumulated a history of cheating on the agreements it signed with IAEA on… read more Iran’s Nuclear Threat

The Smart Way to Buy American and Target China

Maj. Gen. Paul Vallely, In the coming days, Reps. John Garamendi (D-CA) and Vicky Hartzler (R-MO) are expected to introduce an amendment to the must-pass National Defense Authorization Act. The amendment,… read more The Smart Way to Buy American and Target China

Use and Abuse of the National Guard

Thomas P. Kilgannon, Dulles, Virginia – In the last week, members of the New Jersey and Pennsylvania National Guard deployed to long-term care facilities in their states to support elderly residents who’ve been devastated by the… read more Use and Abuse of the National Guard

Iran Reveals Plan to Strike ‘400 American Targets’

Iranian military leaders on Friday said the country had drafted plans to strike “400 American targets” in response to further military action by the United States. After Iran launched missiles… read more Iran Reveals Plan to Strike ‘400 American Targets’

Pentagon orders halt overseas movement for U.S. military over coronavirus

Defense Secretary Mark Esper has issued a stop movement order to the U.S. military halting travel and movement abroad for up to 60 days in an effort to limit the… read more Pentagon orders halt overseas movement for U.S. military over coronavirus

Pentagon: US strikes Iran-backed group that hit Iraq base

The U.S. launched airstrikes Thursday in Iraq, targeting the Iranian-backed Shiite militia members believed responsible for the rocket attack that killed and wounded American and British troops at a base… read more Pentagon: US strikes Iran-backed group that hit Iraq base

Mark Esper says new virus won’t prevent military operations

The U.S. military and its warfighting command centers in the Pentagon are prepared to continue operations even if there is a local outbreak of the new coronavirus, Defense Secretary Mark… read more Mark Esper says new virus won’t prevent military operations

Defense contractor charged with giving up military secrets

 A linguist working for the U.S. military kept a list of secret informants hidden under a mattress in her residence in Iraq, the Justice Department said Wednesday, and shared the names with… read more Defense contractor charged with giving up military secrets

President Trump Is Making the Military Great Again, Too

Brett Velicovich, President Trump is keeping his pledge to rebuild the American military — and his proposed defense budget for the next fiscal year proves it. The White House is requesting a… read more President Trump Is Making the Military Great Again, Too

Pentagon: ‘we weren’t keeping inventory’ excuse about missing weapons sent to Syria, Iraq

RT US weapons worth $715 million dollars were warehoused poorly and soldiers handling them did not keep receipts or records, so it’s impossible to tell how many, if any, ended… read more Pentagon: ‘we weren’t keeping inventory’ excuse about missing weapons sent to Syria, Iraq