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Oh yes, Mr President! I will take you on, on Facebook

Apr 05, 2012

Oh yes, Mr President! I will take you on, on Facebook

A US Marine facing discipline and possible discharge for using his "Armed Forces Tea Party" Facebook page to criticise President Barack Obama has filed suit seeking to halt military proceedings against him. #Barack Obama #Facebook Inc #NewsTracker #military #United States armed forces #United States Marines #Gary Stein
In a first since Cold War, US downsizing top-heavy ranks in military

Dec 29, 2011

In a first since Cold War, US downsizing top-heavy ranks in military

With the Iraq war over and US troops in Afghanistan on their way home, the Pentagon officials said they have eliminated 27 jobs for generals and admirals since March. #NewsTracker #Iraq #The Pentagon #United States armed forces

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In a first since Cold War, US downsizing top-heavy ranks in military

Aug 20, 2014

Editorial: Foley murder must not go unanswered

The cold-blooded beheading of American James Foley was the Islamic State group's savage way of sending a message to the United States to stop using its air power against them in Iraq. Let's send one back to the brutal killers. Until now, the U.S. mil... #Syria #Iraq #Middle East #Barack Obama
In a first since Cold War, US downsizing top-heavy ranks in military

Aug 17, 2014

Iraq: Kurdish forces retake parts of largest dam

(AP) -- Kurdish forces took over parts of Iraq's largest dam on Sunday less than two weeks after it was captured by the Islamic State extremist group, Kurdish security officials said, as U.S. and Iraqi planes aided their advance by bombing militant t... #Syria #Iraq #Mosul
In a first since Cold War, US downsizing top-heavy ranks in military

Aug 12, 2014

Iraq crisis deepens; U.S. directly arms Kurds

Iraq's president snubbed incumbent Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki and picked another politician Monday to form the next government, setting up a fierce political power struggle even as the country battles extremists in the north and west. The showdow... #Washington, D.C. #Iraq #Baghdad #The Pentagon #Barack Obama #Nouri al-Maliki