The 100th Air Refueling Wing has taken "immediate corrective action" after its official Twitter page for RAF Mildenhall in the United Kingdom "liked" a tweet from President Donald Trump's re-election campaign and another tweet from the president himself attacking one of his political rivals, a spokeswoman said.

"This behavior is not representative of RAF Mildenhall, the U.S .Air Force, or the standards to which we hold our airmen," Capt. Lauren Ott told Task & Purpose. "We have counseled the member responsible, and have provided remedial training to ensure no further missteps occur in the future."

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The security lockdown at RAF Mildenhall went as well as could be expected. Just minutes after his reported “attempt to ram” a security checkpoint at the U.S. Air Force base outside Suffolk, England, on Dec. 18, a 44-year-old British man was swiftly detained by American military personnel and British law enforcement. Nobody was injured during the “security incident”; the intruder sustained only a few “cuts and bruises,” despite the fact that American service members fired off rounds during the incident; according to the Suffolk police, the breach “is not being treated as terrorism,” and the suspect was detained under the UK’s mental health laws.

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A person has been arrested after an "apparent attempt to ram" an entry point to a U.S. Air Force base in England.

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