30 Apr '13, 5pm

(Stars and Stripes) Obama: Not enough evidence on chemical weapons use in Syria for US to act: Presi... #Military

Related Odierno: Army not training for Syria, but could be ready if needed Screen capture from a White House video as President Barack Obama speaks at a news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington,Tuesday, April 30, 2013. White House video WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama again vowed that the use of chemical weapons by the Syrian regime would be viewed as a “game changer” for international involvement in that civil war, but said officials still don’t have enough details to take action. The administration has been walking a cautious line since announcing in recent days that the Syrian government appeared to have used chemical weapons, including deadly sarin gas, crossing a “red line” laid down by Obama last year. On Tuesday, Obama told reporters that too much uncertainty exists to change course in U.S. policy toward the conflict. “Wh...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/obama-not-enough-evidence-on-chemi...

Tweets

So many shitty arguments for war in Syria, in o...

defensenews.com 30 Apr '13, 3pm

WASHINGTON — A senior US congressman says Christianity’s roots in the Middle East would justify a decision by President Ba...

DOD

defense.gov 02 May '13, 7pm

As #combat role eases, aircraft crashes are biggest killer of US troops in #Afghanistan.

As #combat role eases, aircraft crashes are big...

stripes.com 01 May '13, 12pm

KABUL, Afghanistan — With the combat roles of U.S. troops in Afghanistan tapering off, aircraft accidents emerged as the b...

US #military plane crashes in Kyrgyzstan. Statu...

stripes.com 03 May '13, 2pm

A U.S. military tanker plane crashed Friday afternoon in Kyrgyzstan, about 50 miles from a U.S.-run air base used to fly t...

(Stars and Stripes) Roadside bomb kills 5 US tr...

stripes.com 04 May '13, 2pm

A group of soldiers are silhouetted against the evening sky, Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011, in Kandahar, Afghanistan. Haraz Ghan...

It is one option of many being considered: @WhiteHouse says the US may use #military force against #Syria

It is one option of many being considered: @Whi...

rt.com 26 Apr '13, 4pm

White House says the US may use military force against Syria Get short URL Published time: April 26, 2013 16:28 Edited tim...

Official: Dozens of poppy-eradication campaigne...

stripes.com 01 May '13, 6am

KABUL – Some 131 civilian and police poppy-eradication campaigners have been killed across Afghanistan since March, a gove...

Company IDs 7 Americans killed in #Afghanistan plane crash.

Company IDs 7 Americans killed in #Afghanistan ...

stripes.com 01 May '13, 3pm

Related NTSB assists fatal plane crash probe in Afghanistan 7 killed in aircraft crash at base in Afghanistan As combat ro...

(Stars and Stripes) Roadside bomb kills 5 troop...

stripes.com 04 May '13, 1pm

A group of soldiers are silhouetted against the evening sky, Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011, in Kandahar, Afghanistan. Haraz Ghan...

Report: More #veterans are finding work again. #Iraq, #Afghan vets post 7.5% unemployment in April. Via @LeoShane

Report: More #veterans are finding work again. ...

stripes.com 03 May '13, 4pm

WASHINGTON — The unemployment rate for young veterans dropped last month to its lowest level since President Barack Obama ...

A hard day in the 'Stan. Seven troops dead in s...

stripes.com 04 May '13, 7pm

A group of soldiers are silhouetted against the evening sky, Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011, in Kandahar, Afghanistan. Haraz Ghan...

Bomb kills #French soldier in #Mali; the sixth Frenchman killed there since start of #military campaign in January

Bomb kills #French soldier in #Mali; the sixth ...

aljazeera.com 30 Apr '13, 4am

Roadside bomb kills French soldier in Mali Latest casualty brings to six the number of French troops killed since military...

1 am curfew imposed on US personnel in Bahrain ...

stripes.com 03 May '13, 4pm

MANAMA, Bahrain — A 1 a.m. curfew is now in force for all U.S. personnel, civilians and dependents in Bahrain, Navy offici...

Republicans

fas.org 04 May '13, 3am

Few know story of Jews in Red Army (Photo gallery) #WWII #military

Few know story of Jews in Red Army (Photo galle...

stripes.com 05 May '13, 3pm

View Photo Gallery » In this photo made on Friday, April 12, 2013, Soviet Jewish World War veteran Aharon Kavishaner poses...