In Afghanistan and Iraq, US special operators "were at the tip of the spear, and we fought relentlessly," a retired Delta Force operator told Insider.
An ancient tablet acquired by Hobby Lobby containing part of the 'Epic of Gilgamesh' is returning to Iraq after being smuggled into the US decades ago.
Biden's claims that the US is no longer war is belied by continued American deployments to the Middle East and counter-terrorism missions in Africa.
The enraging notion that 9/11 was being used to justify US operations that killed innocents - including kids like Zoe - shaped my career.
The deadliest years were during the invasion of Iraq and the war against ISIS, with 2017 - Donald Trump's first year in office - potentially the worst.
At least 387,072 civilians have been killed in direct war violence during America's global war on terror, a new report said.
The AP-NORC poll, conducted August 12 - 16, also found that Americans have grown more concerned about domestic extremism.
In mid-2004, US Army special operators executed a rare daylight raid to rescue contractors held hostage near Baghdad.
The British SAS motto is "Who dares wins," and in the southern Iraqi city of Basra in September 2005, the SAS dared.
It is the second such fire in three months, after a deadly fire at a Baghdad hospital in April killed 82 people.
Progressive were critical when Biden ordered retaliatory airstrikes against Iran-backed militias on the Iraq-Syria border for attacks late last month.
The reason US forces are at risk of violence in the region is precisely because US forces are in the region.
Rumsfeld expressed no regrets about the Iraq War, a disastrous conflict that claimed roughly 300,000 lives and undermined US credibility.
Democratic Rep. Ro Khanna told Insider the strikes show "the need for a broader strategy to bring our troops home."
The Pentagon said Biden order the strikes on targets used by Iran-backed militia groups that were conducting attacks on US facilities in Iraq.
The House vote is part of a growing bipartisan effort to scrap post-9/11 laws that gave presidents broad authority to wage war.
In just a few days of fighting, the Green Berets of Task Force Viking earned seven Silver Stars and 52 Bronze Stars for Valor.