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The U.S. Military’s Next Super Weapon: Tactical Tunnels

The Japanese used them on Iwo Jima to ambush American soldiers. So did the Viet Cong, forcing American “Tunnel Rats” to ferret them out. North Korea and Iran use them today to protect their nuclear weapons programs, while ISIS...

Portuguese Army new Assault Rifle

On the 20th February 2019, FN Herstal was awarded a major contract for thousands of assault rifles,  by NATO’s Support & Procurement Agency (NSPA) on behalf of the Portuguese Army.  The contract is for the 5.56x45mm  caliber FN SCAR...

Marine Raider was awarded the Silver Star for taking out an ISIS car bomb

A Marine special operator received the nation's third-highest valor award after his heroism in Iraq during the bloody fight to retake Mosul from the Islamic State saved his comrades' lives. A staff sergeant with 2nd Marine Raider Battalion received the...

The amphibious warfare is tip of the spear

The cornerstone of how the United States Marine Corps trains and fights is based around amphibious warfare. For AAV (Assault Amphibious Vehicle) crewmen or Amtrackers, as they are often identified, the role is critical and provides immensely to the...

New ‘Armata’ Tanks Will Enter Service This Year

Russia’s brand-new T-14 Armata main battle tank will finally enter service in 2019, but in numbers far fewer than originally anticipated. The manufacturer will deliver twelve Armatas and four armored recovery vehicle variants by the end of 2019. That’s...

Police still looking for missing Special Forces operator

Military police and local authorities are looking for a missing soldier assigned to 7th Special Forces Group in Crestview, Florida. The search started after Sgt. Greco Antoine Tucker Jr., 23, failed to report for duty Monday morning. He was...

Irish Special Forces On Their Way to Mali

The Army Ranger Wing - a part of Ireland's special operations forces - are to be deployed to Africa as part of the Defence Forces UN-mandated overseas commitments. Their destination is Mali, where the Irish Army already providing 20...

Do soldiers use military terms in real life?

This is maybe the one and only thing that’s not exaggerated in movies. In real life, it’s even worse. One thing every recruit in basic training has to pick up quickly is the “military speak”. The military slang is something...

The Role of Sniper in Modern Warfare

All sides of a conflict saw the value in a sniper and no side has ever said that it is immoral or wrong in any way. A sniper is very aware that if captured by the enemy that things...

How many ammo does a soldier carry in a war or battle?

The more experienced the soldier, the less ammo he carries. From a personal perspective, when I started out in Bosnian campaign I carried as much as I could, which was about 8 or 9 mags with 30 bullets each....
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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...