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Navy SEAL killed in Yemen raid was awarded posthumous Bronze Star for valor
“Senior Chief Petty Officer Owens displayed courageous combat leadership."
Biden says US will stop supporting ‘offensive operations’ in Yemen
The Pentagon was silent on what specific "offensive operations" would be halted.
20 years after the attack on the USS Cole, memories of heroism and loss
“I carried some of my best friends' bodies out of the ship. That was the hardest thing I ever had to do.”
Gold Star dad of Navy SEAL killed days after Trump took office says not to trust president ‘with your kid’s life or your own’
"If you hear one thing, let it be this: don't trust Donald Trump with your kid's life or your own."
Here is the Democrats’ plan for the military if Biden wins in November
Here are a few of the highlights of the draft 2020 Democratic Party Platform.
Secretary of State Pompeo defends Saudi arms sales after watchdog report
"We got a really good outcome. We prevented the loss of lives."
UK-flagged tanker repels pirate attack in Gulf of Aden, ship manager says
The pirates approached the Stolt Apal in two speedboats some 75 nautical miles off Yemen, but were repelled when ship guards opened fire on the boats.
The Navy just seized a bunch of Iranian missiles from a boat in the Arabian Sea
The haul included Iranian surface-to-air missiles, anti-tank missiles, thermal imaging scopes and components for aerial and surface drones.
The US took out the head of Al Qaeda’s ‘most lethal branch’ in Yemen
The United States successfully targeted and killed the leader of Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula in airstrike in late January, the White House confirmed on Thursday
Al Qaeda in Arabian Peninsula claims responsibility for NAS Pensacola shooting
An audio recording purporting to be from the Islamist militant group al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) claimed responsibility on Sunday for a fatal shooting in December at a U.S. naval base in Pensacola, Florida, but provided no evidence
The US launched a failed strike against another Iranian commander in Yemen on the same day as the Qasem Soleimani’s killing
The mission targeted Abdul Reza Shahlai, a financier and top military commander for Iran's Quds Force who has been active in Yemen
Navy warship seizes suspected Iranian missile parts headed to Yemen
U.S. Navy warship seized advanced missile parts believed to be linked to Iran from a boat it had stopped in the Arabian Sea, U.S. officials said on Wednesday, as Trump's administration pressures Tehran to curb its activities in the region.
801,000 dead, $6.4 trillion spent, and no end in sight: the true costs of the Global War on Terror
“The numbers continue to accelerate, not only because many wars continue to be waged, but also because wars don’t end when soldiers come home."
The Pentagon moved CENTCOM to South Carolina for a day because its forward HQ is a ‘sitting duck’ for Iranian attacks
Recent Iranian success at striking military and civilian infrastructure targets in the Persian Gulf region have led the American military to practice switching operational control of military operations from bases located within range of Iranian missiles to bases in the United States that are out of harm's way
US military drone shot down over Yemen
A U.S. military MQ-9 drone was shot down in Yemen's Dhamar governate, southeast of the Houthi-controlled capital Sanaa, two U.S. officials told Reuters on Wednesday
ISIS propaganda blooper video shows a recruit botching his pledge of allegiance with an assist from some furious birds
A new video of ISIS recruits trying to pledge their allegiance to the caliphate shows a recruit fluffing his lines and being interrupted by screeching bird calls
The US is freaking out over the growing threat of Iranian kamikaze drones across the Middle East
The increased use of drones by Iran and its allies for surveillance and attacks across the Middle East is raising alarms in Washington
The US is pushing for a new military coalition to safeguard the waters off of Iran and Yemen
The United States hopes to enlist allies over the next two weeks or so in a military coalition to safeguard strategic waters off Iran and Yemen, where Washington blames Iran and Iran-aligned fighters for attacks
The CIA designed a secret Hellfire missile that’s basically a meteor filled with swords to minimize civilian casualties
In a joint effort to reduce the potential for civilian casualties resulting from U.S. air strikes, the Defense Department and Central Intelligence Agency have reportedly developed a specialized variant of the ubiquitous Hellfire missile that can best be described a 100-pound flying switchblade
Trump vetoes resolution to end US military support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen
President Donald Trump has vetoed a congressional resolution that sought to end U.S. involvement in the Saudi-led war in Yemen, the White House said on Tuesday
After 18 years of conflict, Congress needs to rein in the forever wars
Two opposing veterans groups are joining forces to urge Congress to reassert its role in authorizing the use of military force.
Lawmakers just took a major step towards ending US military involvement in Yemen
The House on Thursday cleared a historic measure ordering the president to end military operations in Yemen, the first time lawmakers have gone this far in trying to end a foreign military campaign since the Vietnam era
Supreme Court backs Sudan over Navy sailors in USS Cole bombing lawsuit
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday prevented American sailors injured in the deadly 2000 al Qaeda bombing of the Navy destroyer USS Cole from collecting $314.7 million in damages from the government of Sudan for its alleged role in the attack
American hostage freed after being abducted in Yemen 18 months ago
The Texan was kidnapped "in broad daylight" in 2017, his wife said.