Someone once said that “the price of freedom is eternal vigilance.” Guarded by those who keep the vigil, that we celebrate on Armed Forces Appreciation Day
Something has to change so President Trump is taking steps to end the war in Afghanistan. Is this what Americans and the troops serving and served want?
The history of the 20th Century American wars clearly shows us that our leadership needs to rethink their present military war planning beyond technology
Cartoons have long been used by the military not only for the enlisted men's entertainment but to teach. The tradition continues with Broadside.
The United States Marine Corp. is older than the US, recruited for in 1775 to provide assistance to Naval troops battling the British.
Sheer determination landed Capt. Tyler Bonnett in the cockpit of the Marine Corps’ new multi-role strike fighter, the F-35B. His historic deployment began
The Essex Amphibious Ready Group (Essex ARG) and the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (13th MEU) ushered in a new era with the F-35B Lightening II.
SAN DIEGO: It’s no secret that when the impossible looms, a Marine Air Ground Task Force (MAGTF) has an ace-in-the-hole. Assault support, humanitarian relief, aircraft, and personnel recovery, or embassy reinforcement are just a few missions on a broad MAGTF list. A challenge for the Marine Corps is to access widespread global conflicts in many ...
WASHINGTON: Gold Star parents Lennie & Susan Nelson son, Ricky, was killed by an improvised explosive device (IED) while on deployment with the Marine Corps. in Iraq in 2008. They share their son’s story, and their story, exclusively with Communities Digital News. Communities Digital News (CDN): Mr. & Mrs. Nelson, we are honored to have ...
US Forces, in coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, conducted a military air strike in self-defense against al-Shabab militants.
It is not always easy to match a Military Working Dog and it's Marine Handler. Military Working Dogs are an important tool to Marines on the front lines of the fight against terror.
Extremely active and fast-paced in their day-to-day lives, many enjoy participation in contact and other sports such as football, boxing and a variety of motorsports, providing more opportunities for brain injuries from collisions, and crashes.
Why did the United States start a war in Afghanistan? The Bush administration wanted to eliminate the terrorist threat of al-Qaida's leader, Osama bin Laden, following the September 11 Twin Tower attacks
Since I was born, the U.S. has been engaged in 32 military conflicts to down right wars.
We should be thankful for each day and the privilege to participate in life.
Other proposed actions by Trump target terrorists by increasing the budget of Homeland Security and Border Patrol.
An introduction to the warship USS Carl Vinson and those that serve on her
America’s away team’ is primed for the triple header – security, stability, and superiority - and will not call the game because of rain.
This National Security Strategy, inspired by President Wilson's Fourteen Points, gives America a program to defeat radical Islam and protect the U.S.
If confirmed the Defense Department will be run by a general that has received consistent high praise throughout his 44 years of service.