Category Archives: Military

Man in Army Fatigues Folds Stranger’s American Flag Torn During Storm

An unidentified man wearing Army fatigues has been praised for handling a neighbor’s American flag with dignity and integrity. Frankie Grandstaff of Hope Mills, North Carolina, is searching for the mystery man after watching his actions that were recorded on a home security camera. Grandstaff said a storm had blown through the neighborhood, causing damage…

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US Space Force Releases Its Camo, Explains Similarity to Army Gear

The uniforms for the U.S. Space Force have been released and there are plenty of scoffers, because of course there are. Part of the reason there are plenty of jokes, of course, has to do with the fact that the uniforms are camouflage. It looks similar to Army gear, which is curious when you consider…

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Ex-SEAL Explains Effects of Soleimani Strike: ‘The Gamble Paid Off’

President Donald Trump’s decision to order a done strike on a top Iranian commander not only killed a terrorist, but helped shake the Iranian regime, a former Navy SEAL said. Former SEAL Jocko Willink, speaking on “The Brian Kilmeade Show” last week, said that the protests that flared in Iran last weekend prove Trump accomplished…

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Pentagon Imposes New Restrictions on All Foreign Military Students at American Bases

The Pentagon is imposing new restrictions and controls on all international military students at American bases, including barring them from having privately owned firearms on base, in response to a shooting by a Saudi trainee in December that killed three sailors in Florida. The Justice Department announced this week that the attack at Naval Air…

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Exclusive — Mike Pence Explains ‘Trump Doctrine’: ‘He Leads from a Standpoint of Strength’

Vice President Mike Pence told Breitbart News in an exclusive interview that through a variety of actions as U.S. commander-in-chief and leader of the free world, President Donald Trump has demonstrated that he “leads from a standpoint of strength.”

Iranian President Warns ‘The American Soldier Is in Danger’ Over Nuclear Deal

As European nations distanced themselves from Iran, threats flowed from Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. “Today, the American soldier is in danger, tomorrow the European soldier could be in danger,” Rouhani said Wednesday, according to Time. “We want you to leave this region, but not with war. We want you to go wisely. It is to…

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Obama Nat. Security Advisor Defends Trump: Soleimani Decision Was ‘Absolutely Correct’

A former national security advisor in the Obama administration did what congressional Democrats will not do — praise President Donald Trump for the decisive step Trump took in ordering the drone strike that killed Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani. James Jones, a retired Marine Corps general, was former President Barack Obama’s national security advisor in 2009…

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3 People Detained After Bringing Mortar Round to Pearl Harbor Gate

A mortar round was found in a vehicle at a gate to the sprawling Pearl Harbor military base, shutting down the base for hours and leading three people to be taken into custody, military officials said Wednesday. It’s not clear what the trio planned to do or where they wanted to go when they were…

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Marine Corps Bans Popular Faith-Based Dog Tags That Have Been in Use for Decades

A battle is brewing now that two branches of America’s armed forces are responding to an anti-religion group’s complaint by trying to stop a company from selling replica dog tags that bear a scripture verse as well as a military insignia. The Marine Corps has denied a trademark license to Shields of Strength, the company…

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The Most Important Trump Adviser You’ve Never Heard Of Is California Lawyer Robert O’Brien

In a defining week for President Donald Trump on the world stage, national security adviser Robert O’Brien was a constant presence at the president’s side as the U.S. edged to the brink of war with Iran and back again. The contrasts with O’Brien’s predecessor along the way — in secret consultations at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort…

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Mike Lee Co-Sponsors Bernie Sanders Bill to Halt Unilateral Military Action in Iran

Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) is co-sponsoring Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (I-VT) legislation to freeze funding in order to halt further unilateral military action in Iran, the lawmakers confirmed on Saturday.

Iran Admits They Shot Down Civilian Plane, Blames US Anyway

Iranian officials admitted Saturday that they accidentally shot down a Ukrainian passenger plane this week, but claimed it was “U.S. adventurism” that led to this disaster that killed all 176 people on board. A Boeing 737 passenger jet bound for Kyiv from Tehran’s Imam Khomeini International Airport and operated by a Ukrainian airline crashed Wednesday…

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Israel Announces New ‘Laser Sword’ Breakthrough Designed To Shred Enemy Weapons

It’s difficult to find geopolitical news these days that gives your average conservative an unalloyed warm, fuzzy feeling. Sure, impeachment is backfiring like a worn moped on Democrats, but we still have to deal with the ridiculous specter of impeachment in the first place. The fact that terrorist Qassem Soleimani was (as John Cena might…

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Chinese Nationals Arrested for Allegedly Photographing US Military Base

Two Chinese students were arrested on Jan. 4 for taking pictures on a U.S. military base in Key West, Florida. Yuhao Wang and Jielun Zhang, students who attend the University of Michigan, appeared in federal court on Monday on charges of photographing defense installations on U.S. Naval property, the Florida Keys Keynoter reported. The 24-year-olds…

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