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‘Royal Marines… Beer with lunch’ — These are the foreign militaries that US troops love to train with
“The Royal Marines sure can party!”
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76 years ago, the Allies launched the largest airborne attack ever. Here’s how it all went wrong
Operation Market Garden was the largest airborne operation in history, but in a little more than week of fighting, the operation — and hopes of an early end to the...
78 years ago, the Allies tried to invade Nazi-occupied Europe — and failed miserably
In the early hours of August 19, 1942, more than 6,000 British, Canadian, and U.S. soldiers and sailors on over 230 ships and landing craft were making their final preparations...
What it was like in the room when Nazi Germany surrendered to end WWII in Europe
When German and Allied military officials gathered again in Berlin near midnight on May 8 to sign surrender documents, the atmosphere in the room was laden with emotional and political...
These Afghan and Iraqi interpreters faced ‘life-threatening delays’ to get their US visas. They sued the government and won
Hundreds of former translators employed by the U.S. military have been killed in Iraq or Afghanistan while waiting for their visa applications to be processed
Trump Tells NATO Countries They Need To Spend 4% Of GDP On Militaries — Even More Than The US
After railing against NATO countries not contributing their required 2% for the better part of a year, President Donald Trump … Continued
Check Out All The Weird Pricey Swag DoD Bigwigs Get From Foreign Dignitaries
Somewhere in the bowels of the Pentagon’s D-ring, there’s one fierce — and full — gift locker. So we’re led … Continued
Mattis Plays Clean-Up For Trump Among America’s NATO Allies
Remember that extremely awkward speech President Donald Trump delivered at the TK summit in Brussels, Belgium on May 25? You … Continued
The Message That Ended The First Major Offensive In The Pacific During WWII
With a little witty repartee over the radio, the Allies first major offensive in the Pacific during World War II … Continued
What History Can Teach Us About Leadership — Good, Bad, And Ugly
If you’ve spent any time in uniform or in the corporate world, the term “leadership” can be an enigma. It’s … Continued