"I had fully accepted that I would die in that shelter with my team."
'Their names [are] forever associated with courage and bravery, mission accomplishment and excellence.'
“I wasn’t thinking about it when I went out there. When it became a reality, it was still a shock.”
Fewer than half of the 80 service members considered for Purple Hearts will receive the wa
'Upon final approval, service members entitled to receive the Purple Heart will be notified by their leadership.'
A senior Iranian military official claims that the country's elite Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps had plans to attack 400 American targets if the U.S. retaliated against Iran for its attack...
'The sky lit up and we felt the shockwave as debris from the explosion pummeled our shelter. My ears wouldn't stop ringing.'
U.S. troops had time to evacuate Al-Asad Air Base before the Jan. 8 Iranian ballistic missile attack.
Nothing to see here, U.S. military says.
The dozens of troops who suffered traumatic brain injury (TBI) from the concussive effects of Iranian airstrikes on Al Asad Air Base, Iraq, are eligible for Purple Hearts, the Pentagon...
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