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  • Rapper To Perform At This Year’s WWE Tribute To The Troops Special

    Rapper To Perform At This Year’s WWE Tribute To The Troops Special WWE has sent out following:Acclaimed hip-hop artist Machine Gun Kelly will perform at the 15th annual WWE Tribute to the Troops at Naval Base San Diego, airing Thursday, Dec. 14, at 8/7 C on USA Network.MGK announced...
  • Report: City of Raqqa, a Syrian city has been liberated from Islamic State

    The city of Raqqa has been completely liberated from the Islamic State after a four-month battle, a U.S.-backed force and the the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said Tuesday. Brig. Gen. Talal Sillo, a commander with the Kurdish forces fighting the extremists, told The Associated Press that the clashes in the city had ended....
  • India withdraws troops from disputed Himalayan region, defusing tension with China

    BEIJING — India has begun withdrawing troops from a disputed Himalayan region on the border with China, foreign ministries from the two countries announced Monday, defusing a tense stand-off that had threatened to provoke armed conflict between the nuclear-armed Asian rivals. For the past two months, Indian and Chinese troops had faced...
  • US officials say US could punish Pakistan if they do not cooperate!

    WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump’s plan to end America’s longest war and eliminate Afghanistan’s rising extremist threat involves sending up to 3,900 additional U.S. troops, senior officials said Tuesday. The first deployments could take place within days. In a national address Monday night, Trump reversed his past calls for...
  • 2 US troops killed in Taliban attack in Afghanistan

    A suicide bombing attack on a NATO convoy near Kandahar in southern Afghanistan on Wednesday left two U.S. service members dead, a Pentagon spokesman said. Navy Capt. Jeff Davis confirmed the deaths. There was no information on the number of troops wounded. The Taliban quickly took responsibility for the...
  • Jordanian Soldier Sentenced To Life In Killing Of 3 American Troops

    A Jordanian military court convicted a Jordanian soldier of murder and sentenced him to life in prison for the November 2016 shooting of three members of the U.S. Army Special Forces outside an air base. The soldier, 1st Sgt. Marik al-Tuwayha, pleaded not guilty and said he did not...
  • House Rejects Ban on Transgender Surgery For Troops

    Leading conservative Christian activists are voicing their disapproval with the Republican-led House of Representatives after 24 GOP lawmakers voted against and helped sink an effort to bar federal tax dollars from being used to fund gender reassignment procedures for military service members. Last Thursday, the House rejected an amendment...