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Keanu Reeves’ Tactical Training Pays Off In Epic ‘John Wick 2’ Trailer
In March, actor Keanu Reeves was filmed destroying a three-gun relay drill, blasting several rounds into each of his targets, and throat-punching a dummy before unloading with his pistol, while training to reprise his role as an assassin in “John Wick: Chapter 2.”
The trailer was released at New York Comic Con over the weekend, and damn, Reeves looks operator as fuck.
The trailer opens in Rome and jumps to Reeves as former assassin John Wick, being measured for a suit, and when asked what style he would like, he replies, “Tactical.”
If you’ve seen the first film, you know that Wick isn’t exactly going off to a black-tie party to enjoy the cocktails. And after a series of jump cuts, we see Ian McShane back in his role as Wick’s mentor Winston, but it’s only for a brief scene before more car chases and shootouts ensue.
The trailer introduces rapper Common as the movie’s antagonist, while “Orange Is The New Black’s” Ruby Rose fights Wick in one scene, though little else is known about the plot.
What we do know is that there are tons of gunfights, and Keanu Reeves’ badass range training definitely paid off. The movie premieres in February 2017.
Check out the trailer below.
The Navy has fired five senior leaders so far in August – and the month isn't even over.
While the sea service is famous for instilling in officers that they are responsible for any wrongdoing by their sailors – whether they are aware of the infractions or not – the recent rash of firings is a lot, even for the Navy.
A Navy spokesman said there is no connection between any of the five officers relieved of command, adding that each relief is looked at separately.
'We are a people organization' — Army leaders push renewed focus on soldiers amid rise in sexual assaults and suicides
After months of focusing on modernization priorities, Army leadership plans to tackle persisting personnel issues in the coming years.
Acting Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy said Tuesday at an event with the Foundation for Defense of Democracies that what people can to hear service leadership "talk a lot about ... our people. Investing in our people, so that they can reach their potential. ... We are a people organization."
Two U.S. military service members were killed in Afghanistan on Wednesday, the Resolute Support mission announced in a press release.
Their identities are being withheld pending notification of next of kin, the command added.
A total of 16 U.S. troops have died in Afghanistan so far in 2019. Fourteen of those service members have died in combat including two service members killed in an apparent insider attack on July 29.
Two U.S. troops in Afghanistan have been killed in non-combat incidents and a sailor from the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln was declared dead after falling overboard while the ship was supporting operations in Afghanistan.
At least two defense contractors have also been killed in Afghanistan. One was a Navy veteran and the other had served in the Army.
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's paramilitary groups on Wednesday blamed a series of recent blasts at their weapons depots and bases on the United States and Israel.
The statement from the Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF), the umbrella grouping of Iraq's mostly Shi'ite Muslim paramilitary groups, many of which are backed by Iran, said the United States had allowed four Israeli drones to enter the region accompanying U.S. forces and carry out missions on Iraqi territory.