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A woman and a child react as the body of a man killed during Turkish shelling in the area surrounding the Syrian Kurdish town of Ras al-Ain arrives at a hospital on October 18, 2019.

The situation in Syria, explained in 30 seconds

Trump's decision to pull US forces from Kurdish-controlled areas in northeastern Syria left the civil-war-torn country open to Turkish attack.
A spec ad from the winning pitch deck plays on a viewer's emotions and reverence for the military.

Esports, Comic-Con, and momfluencers: How the US Army is revamping its multi-billion-dollar marketing plan

Struggling to recruit from Gen Z, the Army plans to move its massive ad budget from TV to digital and focus on tech jobs over combat.
World War II veterans featured in photographer Jeffrey Rease's "Portraits of Honor" project.

A photographer captures powerful portraits of World War II veterans to honor their stories

With about 350 American World War II veterans dying each day, Alabama photographer Jeffrey Rease is documenting a vanishing generation.
A B-52 bomber drops cluster bombs over Afghanistan during the US invasion on October 7, 2001.

The Afghanistan war has lasted for 18 years. Here’s 1 image from every year of America’s longest war.

On October 7, the US entered its 19th year of war. The US may be close to exiting its forever war, but Afghanistan is no closer to stability.

Here’s why Raytheon could be the biggest beneficiary of the Saudi oil attack

The attack shows the importance of short range protection and "supports ongoing tailwinds for international military spending," according to Jefferies
Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden.

Joe Biden has been telling a fake war story on the campaign trail for years

The Washington Post said Biden appears to have "jumbled elements of at least three actual events into one story...that never happened."
United States Border Patrol Chief Carla Provost testifies before a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on Border Security and Immigration on "The Humanitarian and Security Crisis at the Southern Border" on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., May 8, 2019.

Border Patrol Chief who was member of secret Facebook group said she didn’t realize ‘highly offensive’ posts were being shared until...

Border Patrol chief Carla Provost said she hardly uses Facebook and had been on the site nine times from June 2018 to June 2019.
B-2 SPIRIT BOMBER SEEN AFTER FLYING A MISSION OVER IRAQ

The legendary B-2 stealth bomber made its first flight 30 years ago today — here’s why it’s still one of the world’s most fear...

July 17 marks the 30th anniversary of the first flight of one of America's most important and expensive weapon systems — the B-2 stealth bomber.

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.