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US Soldier Killed in Afghanistan

A US service member was killed in Afghanistan on Saturday, in a Taliban-claimed attack that comes as the United States tries to forge a peace deal with the insurgents. This death takes the death toll of US military personnel...

Canadian Paratrooper Dies During ‘Swift Response 2019’ in Bulgaria

A Canadian paratrooper died and two US soldiers and another Canadian were injured during a low-altitude parachute jump during the US-led Swift Response 2019 military exercises near Plovdiv in Bulgaria. The accident in which a Canadian paratrooper died happened during...

Turkish Military Releases VIDEO of Military Operation in Northern Iraq

Turkish forces have carried out numerous military operations against militants of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), listed as a terrorist organization by Ankara, in Iraqi Kurdistan over the past year. Turkey's Anadolu news agency published on Tuesday a video released...

Special Forces Soldiers Parachute over Mont Saint-Michel in Honor of WWII Fighters

The 352nd Special Operations Wing and the 86th Airlift Wing delivered the 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne) soldiers on Saturday to the drop zone, which was a little over a mile from Mont Saint-Michel. The event was sponsored by...

Extraordinary Bravery on the Streets of Fallujah

Between November 7 and 9, 2004, a remarkable thing happened in Fallujah: It rained. Throughout the preceding summer, while our rifle platoon waged a counter-insurgency in Haditha, Hit, and other Anbari backwaters, it never rained. Within the platoon we...

Recruiters get Special Ops boost with vehicle training

Twenty-eight specially-wrapped trucks and trailers featuring Air Force Special Operations decals were delivered to recruiters of the 330th Recruiting Squadron at Scott Air Force Base recently. These trucks and trailers have spray paint-style camouflage and feature several Battlefield Airmen, which...

NETT Marines bridging the gap between the past and future of amphibious combat

At its core, any Marine Corps New Equipment Training Team is responsible for—as the name suggests—arming Marines with the knowledge and skills they need to operate and maintain new equipment to ensure Marines’ future success on the battlefield. When...

75 years after death, Identified WWII Soldier buried in hometown

Hundreds of people attended the memorial and funeral of a World War II Soldier in his hometown of Troy, Indiana on March 30, 2019. Most of them never met him. Story by: Spc. Justin Stafford Pfc. Clifford M. Mills, a Soldier...

Malta’s special operaitons forces storm merchant ship taken over by migrants

Maltese special operations forces on Thursday stormed a merchant vessel taken over by rescued migrants who were allegedly demanding to be transported to Europe, rather than back to Libya. The migrants would be turned over to police for investigation,...

How a secretive special ops unit decimated ISIS

As the Islamic State’s physical caliphate narrows to nothing after an almost five-year campaign led by U.S. special operations forces, military insiders say one small specialized unit has killed more of the extremists than any other: the company of...
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What is the equivalent of an AK-47 for sniper rifles?

The question itself cannot be properly answered due to the way it is worded. Since the AK-47 is not...
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Point Blank 19-8 integrates ISR, Special Operations

The 48th Fighter Wing, in partnership with the Royal Air Force, hosted Point Blank exercise. It lasted from 19-8 Nov. 14, 2019. Additional aircraft...

INVISIO receives follow-up order for SEK 25 million from its new customer, the Belgian army

In partnership with Thales Belgium INVISIO has received an expected follow-up order from the Belgian army for communication and hearing protection systems. The order...

British Army ordered a new contingent of Boxer MRAVs

The British Defence Secretary has proclaimed that the British Army will get more than 500 Boxer 8x8 high mobility, network-enabled armored vehicles. The primary...

Navy SEAL Robert Ryan Guzzo: His Story

Rob led a life of dedication to his family, friends, Seal Team 5 and his country. Rob graduated from Portsmouth High School in 1997...