Tagged With Military & Defense

Military pay: This is how much US troops are paid according to their rank


11 photos that show the cramped, uncomfortable places where troops sleep


11 inspiring quotes by Bill McRaven, the Navy SEAL admiral who oversaw the bin Laden raid



12 photos of the Tuskegee Airmen — the historic African-American World War II aviators who paved the way for the full integration of the US military


11 of the world's most effective camouflage patterns at hiding combat troops and vehicles


The US may revisit military drafts. Here's what life is like in 10 countries that already have them



Declassified CIA images show how the US spied on fearsome Soviet weapons during parades


How to tell where a US soldier or veteran has served based on their medals


The real reason Trump is awarding Medals of Honour to war heroes at nearly twice the rate of Obama


The US Navy is honouring a barrier-bursting aviation pioneer with the 1st ever all-female flyover


As the US moves towards troop withdrawal, the fate of Afghanistan may rest in the hands of these soldiers


The Taliban says it will honour promises made during peace talks with the US, but the CIA isn't buying it



The US faces threats from China, Russia and ISIS but Trump's rhetoric appears to be pushing America's allies away, a US intelligence report warns


A Texas-born ISIS recruit captured in Syria shows why Western stereotypes about terrorists are dangerously out of touch


The unbelievable story of a Japanese soldier who hid in a jungle cave for 27 years until he was found in 1972


The Taliban reportedly agreed with the US to not make Afghanistan a safe haven for exporting terrorism, even as it continues to terrorize Afghans



Here's a breakdown of the Trump administration's transgender military ban that the Supreme Court allowed to move forward


16 of the most shocking twists and turns of El Chapo's drug-trafficking trial


Military women report they are being denied access to birth control for 'ridiculous' reasons that may violate Pentagon policy


Trump's Pentagon has expanded its secretive war on terror to 80 countries — here's what we know