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Pentagon stopped political appointments for Trump allies to join defence advisory boards

The Pentagon has halted former President Donald Trump’s appointments to defence advisory boards, according to Politico. There is currently an ongoing review of the last-minute appointments. Affected nominees include Trump loyalists Corey Lewandowski and David Bossie. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. The Pentagon has halted the installation of […]
Pentagon stopped political appointments for Trump allies to join defence advisory boards
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Inside the 22-week boot camp new US Army recruits have to go through

We got an inside look at the United States Army’s intense 22-week training program known as OSUT, which stands for One Station Unit Training. Senior Video Correspondent Graham Flanagan spent four days at the Army’s Manoeuvre Centre of Excellence located inside the Fort Benning military installation, where soldiers are trained […]
Inside the 22-week boot camp new US Army recruits have to go through
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Images of war: 2-weeks of brutal fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan left hundreds dead before ceasefire declared

Armenia and Azerbaijan agreed to a ceasefire starting on Saturday, two weeks after brutal clashes killed hundreds of people and displaced thousands more. A decades-long conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan re-ignited on September 27 with both sides fighting for control over the Nagorno-Karabakh region. Nagorno-Karabakh lies within Azerbaijan but has […]
Images of war: 2-weeks of brutal fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan left hundreds dead before ceasefire declared
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Navy SEAL rates 10 naval special warfare scenes in movies and TV

Remi Adeleke is a former Navy SEAL. He is the author of “Transformed: A Navy SEAL’s Unlikely Journey from the Throne of Africa, to the Streets of the Bronx, to Defying All Odds.” Adeleke breaks down the realism of SEAL Team scenes in movies and TV, from training to special […]
Navy SEAL rates 10 naval special warfare scenes in movies and TV
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Joe Biden relaunched a $47 million digital campaign targeting military families after Trump reportedly called dead US soldiers ‘losers’ and ‘suckers’

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is relaunching a $US47 million digital campaign targeting military service members. The massive ad relaunch comes amid a bombshell report that said President Donald Trump privately referred to fallen US soldiers as “losers” and “suckers.” The ads will target voters living near military bases in […]
Joe Biden relaunched a $47 million digital campaign targeting military families after Trump reportedly called dead US soldiers ‘losers’ and ‘suckers’
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Fox News reported Trump never said that dead US troops were ‘suckers,’ but the network’s national security correspondent said ex-officials confirmed he did

The Atlantic reported on Thursday that President Donald Trump made derogatory remarks about fallen members of the military, going so far as to call them “suckers” and “losers.” Fox News on Friday said the report was fabricated and criticised The Atlantic’s use of anonymous sources. However, one of its own […]
Fox News reported Trump never said that dead US troops were ‘suckers,’ but the network’s national security correspondent said ex-officials confirmed he did
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My son ‘wasn’t a sucker’: Biden demands Trump apologise if he called US troops killed in combat ‘losers’

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden addressed reports that President Donald Trump called fallen members of the military “suckers” and “losers.” The reported statements are “disgusting” and the “president should humbly apologise” if they’re true, Biden said on Friday. The former vice president also made clear that his son served in […]
My son ‘wasn’t a sucker’: Biden demands Trump apologise if he called US troops killed in combat ‘losers’
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Samsung designed a super-rugged tactical smartphone for military use — take a look

Samsung released the Galaxy S20 Tactical Edition phone. It’s a military smartphone designed for special operations. It uses an Android operating system and can integrate with radios, drone feeds, and GPS. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Samsung released its design for the Galaxy S20 Tactical Edition, a smartphone […]
Samsung designed a super-rugged tactical smartphone for military use — take a look
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ICE just signed a contract with Clearview AI, the controversial facial-recognition company that scrapes photos from social media

ICE recently signed a contract with the controversial facial-recognition company Clearview AI worth $US224,000, according to government contracting records surfaced by the tech watchdog nonprofit Tech Inquiry. Clearview AI sells facial-recognition technology that lets clients identify people by uploading a photo of their face that’s scanned against a database of […]
ICE just signed a contract with Clearview AI, the controversial facial-recognition company that scrapes photos from social media
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Tech leaders have long predicted a ‘splinternet’ future where the web is divided between the US and China. Trump might make it a reality.

The Trump administration announced a broad plan on Wednesday to block Chinese software from being used on US devices and keep US data off Chinese cloud services. The plan mirrors China’s “great firewall” that prevents people in China from accessing most US websites and apps. While the Trump administration’s announcement […]
Tech leaders have long predicted a ‘splinternet’ future where the web is divided between the US and China. Trump might make it a reality.