Defense

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

Does expansion of entry restriction for aliens strengthen or weaken national security?

Michael Cutler, Pelosi Attacks Trump For Protecting American Lives. On January 31, 2020 the Department of Justice issued a press release, Fugitive… Continue Reading Does expansion of entry restriction for aliens strengthen or weaken national security?

More than 100 U.S. troops diagnosed with brain injuries from Iran attack

The U.S. military is preparing to report a more than 50% jump in cases of traumatic brain injury stemming from… Continue Reading More than 100 U.S. troops diagnosed with brain injuries from Iran attack