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Air Force special operators are learning new tricks to fight in the tough Arctic environment
As military activity in the Arctic increases, the U.S. Air Force expects to play major role, and its special operators are already adapting to the region's challenging conditions
Watch the Navy blow the hell out of a warship in a not-so-subtle message to China
The largest largest maritime military exercise in the world may have been scaled back this year due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), but that doesn't mean the U.S. Navy and its naval allies are skipping all of its critical war games
The sinking of the USS Durham at RIMPAC
Live fire from ships and aircraft participating in the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise sink the decommissioned amphibious cargo ship ex-USS Durham (LKA 114) on August 30, 2020
The US and Japan just teamed up for multiple joint air and sea exercises in a message to China
In an implicit message to China, the Japanese and U.S. militaries teamed up this week for a number of joint exercises involving warships, heavy bombers, advanced fighter jets and an aircraft carrier in the waters and airspace near Japan
What a fake aircraft carrier reveals about how Iran plans to take on the US
Iran's 'Great Prophet 14' military exercise included rocket and missile launches, anti-aircraft fire, drone attacks, and ship maneuvers, culminating in an attack a barge designed to look like a U.S. Nimitz-class carrier
The US military is practicing fending off enemy bombers attacking the homeland in a first-of-its-kind exercise
The ongoing exercise marks the first time four U.S. combatant commands and NORAD have come together to conduct homeland defense operations
US military exercise in Norway cancelled out of coronavirus fears
Expect more cancellations.
The US military is preparing to battle the coronavirus in the Pacific
The U.S. military is preparing to face a new enemy in the Asia-Pacific region: the burgeoning coronavirus epidemic
US and partner forces kick off annual exercise to better counter violent extremism in Africa
Forces from over 30 countries plan to participate.
US troops are still ready to ‘fight tonight’ against North Korea despite canceled exercises, general says
U.S. troops are still ready to "fight tonight" against North Korea despite the indefinite suspension of major military training exercises on the Korean peninsula, Pentagon officials said Tuesday
The US plans on holding its largest European military exercises in 25 years
The United States will send 20,000 troops to Europe next April and May in its biggest military exercises on European soil since the Cold War to underscore Washington's commitment to NATO, a senior allied commander said on Tuesday
Russian nuclear submarine aborts ballistic missile test
Russian officials denied reports that the failure led to an "emergency situation."
The US is plotting one of its largest European military exercises since the Cold War
The exercise includes a total of 37,000 troops — including 20,000 US and service members from 18 other countries
Taiwan is conducting a live-fire exercise with more than 100 missiles right up in the Chinese military’s business
During the two-day drill that began on Monday, Taiwan's military will launch 117 missiles, among which are 12 different weapon types with ranges far enough to clear the Taiwan Strait, a strategic waterway that is only 81 miles wide at its narrowest section
Top South Korean official says joint US military exercises to continue despite Pyongyang’s threats
Joint U.S.-South Korean military exercises scheduled for next month are going ahead, a top Seoul official said Saturday, despite a threat by North Korea to boycott working-level talks with Washington and possibly restart nuclear and longer-range missile tests.
A Russian destroyer allegedly sailed into the line of fire during multinational shooting drills in the Black Sea
During a U.S. and Ukrainian-led multinational maritime exercise, a Russian destroyer created a "dangerous situation" by sailing into an area restricted for live-fire drills, the Ukrainian Navy said in an statement
The Navy and Air Force spent the weekend conducting simulated strikes on Iran’s doorstep
The U.S. Navy carrier strike group and U.S. Air Force bombers deployed to the Middle East to counter Iran conducted simulated strike drills near Iran this weekend as tensions between Washington and Tehran remain high
Shanahan says restoring US-South Korea military drills isn’t necessary
He said the troops in the region have the "required military readiness" without the exercises.
US-South Korea military exercises used to involve thousands of troops. Now it’s officers in front of computers
"It's like putting together a national baseball team by having professional players practice alone instead of together,"
There Are Already Casualties In NATO’s Largest Military Exercise Since The Cold War
Tens of thousands of NATO troops have converged on Norway for Trident Juncture, the alliance's largest military exercise in nearly two decades....
It Looks Like Russia’s ‘Massive’ Military Exercise Wasn’t So Massive After All
On August 20, 2018, Chinese fighters of the People’s Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) landed at Shagol Air Base in Chelyabinsk,...
Russia And China Will Now Hold Military Exercises ‘On A Regular Basis’
Russia and China are drawing closer together as the two great powers solidify their entente to challenge the United States and its...
Next Year’s War Games In South Korea May Or May Not Happen, Maybe
On the question of whether the U.S. military will hold large-scale exercises in South Korea next year, the answer is...
China Just Sent A Major Warning To The US In The South China Sea
China’s Navy recently conducted anti-air exercises in the South China Sea. The drills were reported by the Hong Kong-based South China Morning Post (SCMP),...
That ‘Jade Helm’ Conspiracy Freakout Was Spurred By Russian Bots, Ex-Intel Chief Says
It feels like eons ago, but there was a time in 2015 when a bunch of liberty-loving vets and assorted...