Marking what he called a “turning point” for the U.S. military, President Barack Obama on Monday saluted troops returning from Afghanistan and declared the United States is moving past the time for large deployments aimed at nation building.
“Treats 4 Our Troops” is a post-Halloween, pre-Veteran Day tradition in our area, and while the sweets bring cheer to military service members they’ve brought a new career to the organization’s founder.
Ordering firm restrictions for U.S. troops returning from West Africa, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Wednesday that the military men and women helping fight Ebola must undergo 21-day quarantines upon their return — longer than required for many civilian health care workers.
President Barack Obama is authorizing the Pentagon to call up reserve and National Guard troops if they are needed to assist in the U.S. response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
President Barack Obama is notifying Congress that about 275 U.S. military personnel could deploy to Iraq.
A bipartisan congressional delegation is spending Memorial Day visiting troops overseas.
About 300 unarmed Ukrainian soldiers confronted Russian troops at an air base on the Crimean Peninsula.
House Speaker John Boehner said Thursday that the United States should provide more equipment and other aid to the Iraqi government in its battle against al-Qaida militants, but he ruled out a reintroduction of U.S. troops for now.
President Barack Obama is noting that it’s not just the nation’s birthday, it’s his daughter Malia’s, too.
Academy Award-winning director Michael Moore says he’s done supporting America’s military.