In a report released May 4 by the office of Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, the senator asserts that the number of sex-related crimes occurring in military communities is greater than the Department of Defense lets on because it fails to account for civilian victims, such as military spouses or civilian employees.
Gillibrand says these victims “remain in the shadows” because they are not counted in surveys conducted by DoD, even though female civilians were the victims in more than half of the 107 sexual assault cases that she reviewed.
The Coast Guard is officially shit outta luck for a paycheck thanks to the government shutdown, which means that zero coasties have been paid to create some of the amazing memes being shared as a way to vent their frustration.
Vice President Mike Pence repeated President Donald Trump's claim that "ISIS has been defeated" in Syria on Wednesday just hours after several U.S. service members were killed by an ISIS suicide bomber in Manbij, Syria.
Soldiers, family and community gathered in Morehead City to render honors and witness the transfer and memorial of U.S. Army Sgt James Slape Nov. 9-11, 2018. Slape will hold a temporary resting place in Morehead City before ultimately moving to Arlington Cemetery. Slape supported Operations Resolute Support and Freedom Sentinel in Afghanistan. (U.S. Army National Guard Photo by Staff Sgt Leticia Samuels, North Carolina National Guard)
An ISIS suicide bomber killed four Americans in Manbij, Syria, on Wednesday.