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Trump faces national security test with speeches, forum
Trump is expected to unveil a plan for a major increase in defense spending        
-1 points by The Detroit News | George W. Bush Commander Donald Trump Commander-in-chief Navy Democratic Party Hillary Rodham Clinton Military
Magnitude 5.3 seismic event in North Korea: USGS
(Reuters - The U.S. Geological Survey reported a 5.3-magnitude seismic event in North Korea on Friday, near a nuclear test site in the northeastern part of the county.
38 points by Reuters | Reuters Iraq Thomson Reuters News agency Investment Finance Mutual fund Commander
Embattled Lt. Glenn Evans gets support in lawsuit against CPD
Community activists from some crime-plagued neighborhoods showed up at the church to support Lt. Glenn Evans in a federal lawsuit against the city.
1 points by Chicago Sun-Times | Police Commander Police brutality Pleading Chicago Police Department Lawsuit Superintendent Neighbourhood
Embattled Chicago cop: 'These are families, and I'm here to protect them'
With his career on the line, embattled former Chicago Police Cmdr. Glenn Evans took his case to the public on Thursday, saying he can no longer quietly allow the agency that investigates the most series police misconduct allegations, among others, to "malign" him. Surrounded by supporters at a...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | Commander Pleading Cause of action Allegation Criminal law Legal terms Police brutality Crime
Veterans assess presidential candidates fitness to be commander in chief
The race between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton brings to the forefront the question of who is best fit to be the next commander-in-chief of the U.S. armed forces.
6 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | President of the United States Military Commander-in-chief Armed forces George W. Bush Navy Commander Bill Clinton
Clinton and Trump Each Lay Claim to Military Brass
Endorsements by retired military officers have become a regular part of the presidential campaign. But some military experts say they are overrated.
138 points by The New York Times | George W. Bush United States Army Military Barack Obama Iraq War Commander United States United States Department of Defense
Sangin: Afghan district where over 100 British soldiers lost their lives retaken by Taliban
The deadliest district of Helmand Province in terms of UK military losses has fallen to the Taliban, according to local officials. Read Full Article at RT.com
-1 points by Russia Today | Helmand Province Taliban British Army Afghanistan Guerrilla warfare Commander
About 300 rebels from Colombia's FARC have not demobilized, general says
SAIZA, Colombia (Reuters) - Around 300 fighters from Colombia's Marxist FARC rebels will not demobilize under a peace deal, a military commander said, giving the first official figure of guerrillas who may join with crime gangs seeking control of lucrative rebel drug territory.
39 points by Reuters | Reuters Thomson Reuters Crime Illegal drug trade Gang National Liberation Army Colombia Commander
'Anything that flies is an enemy': Filming al-Shabab with a drone
Al Jazeera's Hamza Mohamed wanted to film al-Shabab fighters in their training camp using a drone - it was a risky and delicate move.
2980 points by Al Jazeera English | Mobile phone Somalia Drone music Fighter aircraft Commander Leadership Unmanned aerial vehicle Unmanned Aircraft
Navy commander pleads not guilty to sexual assault charges
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Navy commander has pleaded not guilty to attempted rape charges involving a female, off-duty sailor at her home in San Diego.
-1 points by Arizona Daily Star | Rape Sexual intercourse Commander Police Sexual assault Criminal law Navy Human sexual behavior
US-trained fmr Tajik special ops officer becomes top ISIS battlefield commander in Iraq – reports
A US-trained former Special Forces colonel from Tajikistan, who defected last year, has reportedly been appointed a new top ISIS battlefield commander in Iraq. His promotion, reported by Iraqi media, coincides with the US placing a $3 million bounty on his head. Read Full Article at RT.com
1188 points by Russia Today | Iraq War Terrorism President of the United States Iraq Commander Caliphate Special Activities Division United States Department of State
Syria ceasefire comes into effect under US-Russia deal
Tentative Truce brokered by the US and Russia begins across Syria, but there are concerns about whether it will hold.
-1 points by Al Jazeera English | Syria Bashar al-Assad Hafez al-Assad Aleppo Damascus Muhammad Naji al-Otari Rebellion Commander
Donald Trump faces national security test with speeches, forum
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Republican Donald Trump is unveiling a plan for a major increase in defense spending as he works to convince skeptics in both parties that he's ready to lead the world's most powerful military. The New York businessman, who has struggled at times to demonstrate a command of ...
3 points by The Washington Times | George W. Bush Commander Donald Trump Commander-in-chief Navy Military Hillary Rodham Clinton Democratic Party
Donald Trump to call for major increase in defense spending today
Republican Donald Trump is unveiling a plan for a major increase in defense spending as he works to convince skeptics in both parties that he's ready to lead the world's most powerful military. The New York businessman, who has struggled at times to demonstrate a command of foreign policy, will...
272 points by Chicago Tribune | George W. Bush Commander Donald Trump Commander-in-chief Navy Democratic Party Hillary Rodham Clinton Military