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The Navy SEALs and Peshmerga forces were in an armored convoy that was on its way to help pinned down Kurdish forces. Shortly before the video begins the convoy is then halted by an RPG shot to the lead vehicle that then later killed Special Warfare OPerator 1st Class Charles Keating IV,...
How Israel stole a MiG-21 in 1966 to study it and develop tactics to defeat it in the event of a war with its Arab neighbours
Over the Weekend the U.S. Air Force operating out of Incirlik Air Base, in Turkey, destroyed 116 ISIS oil transport trucks using two AC-130 gunships and four A-10 Warthogs, striking a major logistical and economical blow to the terrorist group.
One of the most sorely fought battles of the Second World War, was the fight for Kohima.
A new Air Force Space Command video reminds us that we have taken the control of space & cyberspace for granted.
Over a dozen U.S. Army Spec Ops (Special Operations) soldiers are currently cornered in a compound in Marjah, Afghanistan.
"Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure... than to rank with those poor spirits...
"AREA 52": Dugway Proving Grounds. A little while ago I did a brief overview and history about Area 51 (http://www.defensionem.com/paradise-ranch-real-area-51/), the world's more well known secret base. In it I said how the facility may no longer be the the primary base the U.S. Government uses to test new...
Operation Bolo. How the Americans turned the tide against the feared MiG-21 over North Vietnam thanks to a plan devised by Robert Olds.
Many of our readers from England got a peek at the President's security detail while POTUS traveled around London over the weekend, and a particular reader noticed somthing that caught their eye and it wasn't the sharply dressed Secret Service agents often seen with the President.