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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

Sep 19, 2014

France strikes Islamic State group depot in Iraq

PARIS (AP) — Joining U.S. forces acting in Iraqi skies, French fighter jets struck Friday against the militant Islamic State group, destroying a logistics depot, Iraqi and French officials said. That attack made France the first foreign country to pu... #Iraq #U N Security Council
In a first since Cold War, US downsizing top-heavy ranks in military

Sep 18, 2014

Obama vows: 'I won't send ground troops back to Iraq'

President Barack Obama vowed yesterday that the United States will not fight another ground war in Iraq. He was seeking to reassure Americans about the level of US involvement after a top general suggested combat troops could be deployed against Isla... #Iraq #Barack Obama #Tampa #U.S. Democratic Party #Joint Chiefs of Staff #Martin Dempsey
In a first since Cold War, US downsizing top-heavy ranks in military

Sep 18, 2014

House veterans divided on Syria measure

(AP) -- The effort to train and arm Syrian rebels proved a tough sell with many Iraq and Afghanistan veterans now serving in the House. Wariness among veterans crossed party lines as Republicans Democrats alike said they feared weapons and training w... #Syria #Iraq #Afghanistan #California #Barack Obama #Hawaii #Nevada #Libya #Duncan Hunter #U.S. Senate #U.S. Democratic Party #U.S. Republican Party #Joe Heck #National Guard