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Yemen civil war: Who’s fighting the brutal conflict that’s left millions on the brink of famine

Yemeni civilians are caught in the crossfire in this proxy war between Saudi Arabia and Iran. These are the major players fueling the brutal war.
FILE PHOTO: Demonstrators gather to protest U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement that he plans to reinstate a ban on transgender individuals from serving in any capacity in the U.S. military, at the White House in Washington, U.S. July 26, 2017.

A federal judge ruled that Trump’s transgender military ban can move forward

This comes after the US Supreme Court issued a ruling lifting injunctions on the ban in two cases back in January.

THEN AND NOW: How women’s roles have changed in the US military

During the Revolutionary War, American women had to disguise themselves as men in order to fight on the front lines. Today, the army is 16.9% female.
Russia's President Vladimir Putin and Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman attend the G20 Leaders' Summit in Buenos Aires in November 2018.

RANKED: The most powerful countries on earth

US News and World Report looked at a country's political and financial influences, international alliances, military, and international leadership.
Dr. Mary Walker, shown wearing her Medal of Honor around 1866.

Here’s the story of Dr. Mary Edwards Walker — a shotgun-wielding legend who is the only woman ever to win the Medal of Honor

When federal marshals arrived to take Walker's rescinded Medal of Honor, the former prisoner of war is said to have greeted them with a shotgun.

These six states have National Guard forces that could rival a foreign army

When it comes to capabilities, no two states are alike. We ranked the top by size of force, combat aircraft and whether the state has special forces.
US, Republic of Korea, and Royal Thai Marines conduct an amphibious assault rehearsal during Cobra Gold 19 at Hat Yao Beach, Kingdom of Thailand.

9 insane photos of US Marines drinking snake blood and eating scorpions in jungle survival training

Jungle survival training is an important and anticipated part of exercise Cobra Gold, one of the largest multinational exercises in the world.
US service members across all branches conduct state funeral services for former President George H. W. Bush.

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

We listed the typical base pay for US military ranks. It varies widely based on rank, experience and whether the person is an officer or enlisted.
Suspected Mexican drug trafficker Vicente Zambada Niebla is presented to the media in Mexico City March 19, 2009.

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

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was found guilty on all 17 counts of an indictment that included drug-trafficking, conspiracy, and use-of-firearms charges.
A Navy Chief sleeps between exercises during a combined field training exercise near Azusa, California.

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

From torpedo rooms to tanks and boat decks, military troops can't be picky when choosing where to sleep. These are some of the strangest spots.