US Navy Commissions New Warship to Counter ‘Chinese and Russian Aggressiveness’

The U.S. Navy commissioned the Arleigh Burke -class guided-missile destroyer USS John Finn at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, on July 15 under the auspices of Admiral Harry Harris, the head of U.S. Pacific Command

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US Deploys 10 Long-Range Air-to-Ground Missiles to South Korea

U.S. forces deployed precision-guided missiles at an airbase in South Korea. U.S. Forces Korea (USFK) reportedly deployed over ten Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missiles (JASSM), according to South

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High Noon in North Korea: Is Trump Ready for War?

“While I greatly appreciate the efforts of President Xi & China to help with North Korea, it has not worked out,” Trump tweeted Tuesday afternoon. “At least I know China tried!”


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US to Deploy Some 600 Paratroopers to Baltics Amid Russia’s September Drills

The United States is planning to deploy some 600 paratroopers to the Baltics this fall for the duration of the Russian Zapad 2017 military exercise, US media reported on Wednesday.

US Army Europe head

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Iran-Backed Hezbollah Promises Terror Strikes on U.S. Soldiers

The Iranian-backed terror organization Hezbollah is vowing to launch strikes on U.S. forces operating in war-torn Syria in yet another sign that Iran and its terror proxies are beginning to take unprecedented

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Not One More Step: Putin Outlines ‘Red Lines’ Which US & NATO Shouldn’t Cross

Russia is now almost surrounded by US missile defense systems, from ground-based bases in Eastern European countries, to NATO ships patrolling the Mediterranean and the northern seas, and Alaska, where

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Two US aircraft carriers now sitting off North Korean coast

The U.S. Navy has begun dual-carrier operations with the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN-76) and USS Carl Vinson (CVN-70) in the Sea of Japan, a service official told USNI News on Wednesday.

It will be first

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[MEMBERS] Status of US Special Operations Command

In this Dispatch Report… (935 words)

  • SOCOM is undergoing a period of high operational tempo and significant transition.
  • Special operations forces will be increasingly relied on in low-intensity, nation-state warfare.
  • SOCOM’s current priorities are spread across three categories.
  • 8,000 special operations forces are deployed to over 80 countries.
  • And more…

[MEMBERS] Dispatch: Status of US Special Operations Command


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