Many servicemembers aim for a career in law enforcement after their service. Police departments often seek out candidates who have military experience.
In the search for answers to a series of explosions in Texas, authorities have come ahead with a simple plea to whoever's behind the blasts: Talk to us.
"The Enhanced Interrogation Program saved lives, prevented attacks, & produced intel that led to Osama bin Laden. The techniques were the same as those used on our own people in the SERE program." – Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.), in a tweet responding to Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), March 13
The Pentagon said Monday that it will launch military exercises alongside South Korean troops beginning April 1 at a scale similar to that of previous years, despite potentially sensitive talks involving President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that could begin the following month.
Two weeks ago, Britain was shocked when a former Russian spy, Sergei Skripal, was poisoned with Novichok, an extremely toxic Russian nerve agent, in Salisbury, England. The military-grade type of nerve agent suggests that the Russian government was linked to the poisoning.
On Sunday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan crowed that Turkish troops and their rebel allies had "liberated" the northern Syrian city of Afrin and were in "total control" of its environs.
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The Trump administration maintains that it won't tolerate chemical weapons attacks by Bashar al-Assad's regime and its partners in Syria, despite reported widespread use of chlorine gas, along with credible reports of the nerve agent sarin. But there's no real plan to stop these war crimes, and America's credibility is on the line.
During his last run for the presidency, in 2012, Russian leader Vladimir Putin startled U.S. military experts with a mysterious pledge to develop novel kinds of weapons to counter the West's technological edge.
As Russia headed to the polls Sunday to re-elect President Vladimir Putin, there was one policy that they were implicitly reviewing. Putin has apparently revived Russia's Cold War strategy of invading, destabilizing and intervening in other countries' governance.