Recent News Headlines : New Military Bases

HAVE YOU BEEN AFFECTED BY COMBAT STRESS?


The intense fighting experienced by soldiers on the frontline in places like Helmand province in Afghanistan were well-documented... READ MORE

19th March, 2017 312

MILITARY WINS, ENVIRONMENT, AID LOSE BIG


The budget may also be seen as a signal to the world that Trump's US may be less engaged and will put America first ... READ MORE

16th March, 2017 1335

ADEN ARMY VETERANS BATTLE FOR MEDAL RECOGNITION


We are only asking for the campaign medal, nothing special... READ MORE

13th March, 2017 910

RUSSIA AND CHINA COULD OVERTAKE US OVER MILITARY MODERNIZATION, EX-NATO COMMANDER SAYS


The United States has mostly put its military modernization on what's called a 'warm idle.'... READ MORE

6th March, 2017 141

IS CAR BOMBS TARGET IRAQI TROOPS IN MOSUL


Iraqi troops came under a wave of attacks from IS militants as they launched a new offensive in Mosul... READ MORE

5th March, 2017 0

BIGGEST MILITARY IN THE WORLD: CHINA WANTS TO CATCH UP TO UNITED STATES, RUSSIA NOW THAT TRUMP IS PRESIDENT


But with President Donald Trump vowing to increase the nation's defense budget by 54 billion, other nations are also looking to bolster their ranks... READ MORE

4th March, 2017 38

AS TRUMP PUSHES FOR BIGGER U.S. DEFENSE BUDGET, CHINA SLOWS GROWTH RATE OF ITS MILITARY SPENDING


BEIJING -- China's official military budget will rise about 7 percent this year, the slowest pace since 2010, a Chinese official said Saturday... READ MORE

4th March, 2017 473

CHINA DEFENCE BUDGET TO RISE 7% THIS YEAR


Beijing has also come under criticism for militarizing man-made islands in the South China Sea, which China claims virtually in its entirety... READ MORE

4th March, 2017 341

CHINA REINS IN DEFENCE SPENDING AS DONALD TRUMP BOOSTS MILITARY BUDGET


China will reveal the official military budget figure on Sunday, at the opening of the NPC in Beijing... READ MORE

4th March, 2017 109

CHINA TO INCREASE MILITARY SPENDING AT SLOWER PACE


Before 2016, the military budget had received double-digit increases for six years, a reflection of China's then-roaring economy... READ MORE

4th March, 2017 187

'US REPUBLICANS & DEMOCRATS BOTH ADDICTED TO WAR AND MILITARISM'


BB It has to, because the defense budget is part of what is called the discretionary budget ... READ MORE

1st March, 2017 3135

MILITARY WATCHDOG CALLS FOR BETTER SERVICES AFTER N.S. FAMILY FOUND DEAD


We encourage anyone struggling to reach out to Veterans Affairs and get the support they need... READ MORE

5th January, 2017 3489

CHILD ABUSE IN THE MILITARY IS ANOTHER TRAGIC REPERCUSSION OF YEARS OF WAR


The Pentagon long has claimed that child abuse is less severe in the military than in the civilian population... READ MORE

30th December, 2016 40

Trending News Headlines : New Military Bases

RIGHT-SIZING THE TRUMP DEFENSE BUILDUP: MICHAEL O'HANLON


President-elect Donald Trump has called for a revitalization of the U.S. military, as well as better treatment of veterans... READ MORE

24th December, 2016 12482

'UNBELIEVABLE' THAT US STRIKE ON SYRIAN ARMY WAS MISTAKE - FMR MI5 AGENT


Russia has better human intelligence on the ground because it is cooperating, it is working with the Syrian authorities... READ MORE

18th September, 2016 6305

MILITARY EXPERTS SAY CLIMATE CHANGE POSES 'SIGNIFICANT RISK' TO SECURITY


Meanwhile, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has labeled climate change a hoax ... READ MORE

14th September, 2016 5929

FLAB AND CRONYISM TRIGGER MUTINY IN THE RANKS


Christie's next pick to lead the Guard was Cunniff, a one-star Air Force commander... READ MORE

21st September, 2015 1597

PUSH FOR EAST ALEPPO AID DROPS USING GPS-GUIDED PARACHUTES


Syrian Civil Defense maintains an active presence and has responded to a call for airdrops with the following statement The situation in Aleppo is desperate... READ MORE

8th December, 2016 1592

DEBRIS FROM ABANDONED WW II-ERA ARCTIC MILITARY BASE POLLUTING GREENLAND


When Bluie East II, a U.S. military base built in eastern Greenland in 1942, was abandoned in 1947, everything was left behind to rust... READ MORE

11th September, 2016 750

US ARMY REOPENS INQUIRY INTO AFGHAN CIVILIANS DEATHS


American military officials insisted that Mr. Kandahari was not an American citizen many Afghan officials disputed that... READ MORE

25th August, 2015 480

OKINAWA GOVERNOR TO BLOCK CONSTRUCTION OF NEW US AIRBASE


Opponents say the shift could drag Japan into messy US-led conflicts in regions such as the Middle East... READ MORE

14th September, 2015 304

SECRET RUSSIAN ARMS DONATION TO FIJI RAISES CONCERNS OF BID FOR PACIFIC INFLUENCE


A significant proportion of the Fiji military is currently involved in such missions... READ MORE

22nd January, 2016 272

HOW I LEARNED TO STOP WORRYING AND LOVE THE IRANIAN ARMY


A lot of people get exemptions from the military service, said one soldier I met at Gomrok... READ MORE

24th July, 2015 238

ISIS-INSPIRED BOARD GAME HELPS CANADIAN MILITARY WITH PLANNING


Matrix games are useful for helping military planners think creatively because the play can inspire unexpected innovations, says Brynen... READ MORE

12th June, 2016 171

CHINA MILITARY BUDGET TO RISE NO MORE THAN 8 SLOWER THAN USUAL


An increase of 7 percent to 8 percent from the 2015 budget would suggest that China's military spending this year could reach about 147 billion... READ MORE

4th March, 2016 103

SYRIA: UNPRECEDENTED AIRSTRIKES HIT ALEPPO KILLING OVER 90


The Syrian Army's offensive in rebel-held eastern-Aleppo is said to have been the heaviest in months... READ MORE

23rd September, 2016 92

AIR CAMPAIGN SHIFTS TO ISIL'S CASH AND OIL


In the current campaign, military planners are making a similar effort to get at the oil revenue keeping the Islamic State afloat... READ MORE

18th April, 2016 81

CARSON DEFENDS CLAIM THAT HE WAS OFFERED A SCHOLARSHIP TO WEST POINT


Between the interpretations of Ben Carson's brush with West Point was the possibility that he misunderstood how the process worked... READ MORE

6th November, 2015 66

3 HELD IN CONNECTION WITH PARIS ATTACKS IN JANUARY AND NOVEMBER


According to French news reports, several of the weapons used by Mr. Coulibaly in the attacks were traced to the company... READ MORE

15th December, 2015 58

CIVIL SOCIETY'S EXPECTATIONS HAVE ALWAYS BEEN LOW IN THE MATTER OF DAVID HICKS


The Law Council of Australia also ran a solid and persistent campaign over the unfairness of Hicks's military commission trial... READ MORE

22nd February, 2015 50

AUSTRALIAN SECURITY GUARD KILLED IN SHOOTING AT EMBASSY IN BAGHDAD


Those claims were rejected by the department's secretary, Peter Varghese, during Senate estimates in February... READ MORE

13th May, 2016 45

INDIAN SOLDIERS KILLED IN REBEL AMBUSH IN MANIPUR STATE


Most of the main armed groups in Manipur state are not engaged in ceasefire talks with the Indian government, unlike those in other remote northeastern states... READ MORE

22nd May, 2016 45

CANADA'S SPECIAL FORCES PLAY VITAL ROLE IN HELPING PESHMERGA TROOPS BATTLE DAESH IN IRAQ


We are uniquely adapted to this, says the man who heads up the Canada's special operations forces soldiers... READ MORE

30th April, 2016 42

THE BRITISH PEOPLE STILL BACK COMBAT OPERATIONS ABROAD


Attitudes to Syria portray another important distinction, which was largely missed in the emotional post mortem that followed Commons rebellion against military action last year... READ MORE

8th December, 2014 36

ELIZABETH STROHFUS, WORLD WAR II-ERA PILOT, DIES AT 96


The female pilots flew military aircraft in noncombat roles during wartime to free up male pilots for combat... READ MORE

8th March, 2016 34

A CABINET OF GENERALS? TRUMP'S CHOICES GET MIXED REVIEWS


Civilian control of our military is a fundamental principle of American democracy, and I will not vote for an exception to this rule... READ MORE

4th December, 2016 33

CHINA PLANS A MILITARY BASE IN DJIBOUTI


China's planned facility in Djibouti reflects the leading role the navy has played in its drive for military modernisation, and its stated ambitions to be a leading maritime power... READ MORE

27th November, 2015 24

HOW THE NEW COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF COULD GIVE DEFENSE COMPANIES A BOOST


Trump's Defense Department spending plans include 350 new Navy ships, 1,200 aircraft, equipment and weapons for at least 65,000 new Army soldiers and at least 13,000 more Marines... READ MORE

8th December, 2016 23

OPAQUE U.S. MILITARY JUSTICE SYSTEM HIDES CHILD SEX ABUSE CASES


DeSmit, a Marine Corps chief warrant officer, spent at least 36,000 viewing and producing child pornography over the span of six years... READ MORE

25th November, 2015 19

U.S. MILITARY'S A?226 MILLION IN DONATIONS TO JAPANESE RESEARCH INSTITUTIONS STOKE CONCERN


Military funding for 11 research projects on topics including carbon fiber composites since 2005... READ MORE

6th December, 2015 15

CHELSEA MANNING HOSPITALIZED AFTER REPORTED SUICIDE ATTEMPT


Army officials at Fort Leavenworth in Kansas, where Manning is imprisoned, referred questions to the Pentagon... READ MORE

7th July, 2016 14


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