US military

Joe Biden is seen in a video feed from Delaware being applauded by his wife Jill and his grandchildr
US Army investigating soldiers who appeared at Democratic convention

The appearance renewed questions about the politicization of the military in the run up to November's presidential election.

By REUTERS
19/08/2020
Former US colonel Dr. Douglas MacGregor.
Antisemitism accusations against Dr Douglas MacGregor are deeply upsetting

Macgregor believes that Israel must have defensible borders and that President Trump’s decision to move the US Embassy to Jerusalem was long overdue

By DORON ALMOG; GERSHON HACOHEN; EFRAIM INBAR
18/08/2020
A protester holds a placard with U.S. President Donald Trump illustration burning outside the U.S. E
Rockets land near Baghdad airport after week of anti-US attacks

The incident caused no casualties, the military said.

By REUTERS
14/08/2020
Shi'te militia blast targets US military convoy near Iraq-Kuwait border

It was not immediately clear if there were any US troops in the convoy or if anyone had been injured in the explosion

By REUTERS
11/08/2020
Why did a Four Star General land in Israel during a pandemic?

US Army General and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark Milley's visit comes amid a rise in tensions between Israel, the US, and the Islamic Republic.

Jewish NSC staffer retires from military amid allegations by Trump

“The President of the United States attempted to force LTC Vindman to choose: Between adhering to the law or pleasing a President.”

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
09/07/2020
U.S. President Donald Trump salutes from the steps of Marine One helicopter on the South Lawn of the
Trump: Reports on Russia bounties to kill US troops not credible

"Nobody briefed or told me, or Vice President Mike Pence, or Chief of Staff Mark Meadows about the so-called attacks on our troops in Afghanistan by Russians."

By REUTERS
29/06/2020
A CAPTURED Taliban insurgent is presented to the media after he was detained with car explosive devi
Russia offered Afghan militants bounties to kill US troops -NY Times

A Russian military intelligence unit linked to assassination attempts in Europe had offered rewards for successful attacks last year.

By REUTERS
27/06/2020
US President Donald Trump and Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel hold a bilateral meeting at the sid
'It's complicated,' Germany says of US ties, as Trump withdraws troops

President Donald Trump has ordered the US military to remove 9,500 troops from Germany.

By REUTERS
07/06/2020
US Army soldiers keep watch on the US embassy compound in Baghdad, Iraq January 1, 2020
Threat from Iran to US forces in Iraq remains 'significant'

David Schenker, assistant secretary of Near Eastern Affairs, did not give details about the threat, but told reporters in a teleconference: "It continues to be significant."

By REUTERS
10/04/2020
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