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Video appears to show a Russian-made R-27T missile firing at a Saudi jet.

Video shows Houthi rebels in Yemen using a jury-rigged Russian fighter-jet missile to take on an F-15

"I would be reasonably surprised if a fast jet could emit that amount of fire on impact and get home."
U.S. President Donald Trump gestures with both hands as he talks about his 12-day Asian tour that brought him to five countries in Asia, with the final stop in the Philippines for 31st ASEAN Summit Tuesday, November 14, 2017 in Manila, Philippines. At left is National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster and at right is State Secretary Rex Tillerson.

Trump is now more confident, unleashed to do what he wants — and it looks like war on all fronts

With President Donald Trump's Cabinet now stacked with hawks, the US doesn't lack for credibility when it comes to threats of military action.
Lightning strikes near the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt as it transits the Arabian Gulf, Dec. 16, 2017.

US pilots in Syria fight at a huge disadvantage — and it could start a major war at any time

"If you misinterpret what someone does, you can create a massive problem, you can start a war," with Russia, Iran, Turkey, or any number of forces in Syria.

Israel admits it took out a Syrian reactor in 2007 — and it may have prevented a nuclear ISIS

A nuclear-capable ISIS would have had more leverage, and could possibly force concessions from its opponents or prompt other nuclear states to strike first.

Costco has a special deal for the military — here’s how to get early access to the store

Costco's Military Hour promotion includes an early opening for members of the military on Saturday, March 24.
Russian President and Presidential candidate Vladimir Putin at a polling station during the presidential election in Moscow, Russia.

It looks like Russia has thousands of troops in Syria

The Russian Defense Ministry confirmed the number using ballots from Sunday's presidential election.
The US keeps heavy military power nearby its troops, even when they're deep in the Syrian desert.

Why Russia, Assad, and Iran combined don’t stand a chance against just 2,000 US troops in Syria

Could outnumbered US troops hold back Russian, Syrian, and Iranian troops? "Everybody poses this question as though the US is Luxembourg," a Syria expert says.

If Kim Jong Un gets rid of his nukes, he’s basically signing his own death warrant

"In the end the Gaddafis and Kims of the world are fully responsible for their own fates, whether they give up weapons of mass destruction or not," he said.
Russian President Vladimir Putin leaves the submarine Archangelsk as the crew salutes, in port at Severmorsk, February 17, 2004.

Russia says it snuck nuclear attack submarines near US bases undetected

Russia's military power remains one of its few lifelines to national prestige and this could be a propaganda ploy.
US Marines firing a howitzer in Syria.

US troops in Syria prepare for more Russian attacks after crushing up to 300 mercenaries in February battle

Russians are now reportedly joining up to take revenge on the US after losing the fight in February.