Articles Tagged 'Pentagon'
Pentagon revamps program that puts immigrant recruits on path to US Citizenship
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is revamping a program that puts foreign-born recruits on a fast-track to U.S. citizenship in exchange for military service as doctors,… READ MORE
Top Pentagon posts are 70 percent vacant as confirmations continue to lag
The slow pace of confirming Trump administration nominees shows no signs of abating at the Pentagon as mid-October rolls around and 70 percent of its… READ MORE
Trump signs order for Pentagon to curb transgender military service
President Trump on Friday ordered the Pentagon to drop plans to recruit transgender troops, halt their medical treatment and determine within six months whether those… READ MORE
Pentagon says ready to ‘fight tonight,’ as Trump Shows Bomber pics
Pentagon officials told Fox News on Friday that the U.S. military stands ready to “fight tonight” on the Korean Peninsula, as President Trump said the… READ MORE
Watchdog: Pentagon almost gave fake cops $1M in guns, bombs
The Pentagon nearly gave over $1 million worth of rifles, pipe bombs and other military hardware to a fake police department — set up as… READ MORE
Pentagon Confirmed: North Korea has fired another missile
The Defense Department has confirmed that North Korea fired a ballistic missile Friday morning.
“I can confirm that we detected a launch of a ballistic… READ MORE
Trump to nominate Mark Esper as Army secretary
The White House will announce this week that Mark Esper will be President Trump’s nominee to be secretary of the Army, an administration official tells… READ MORE
Alert: Pentagon Sees Chemical Weapons Activity At Syrian Air Base
The Pentagon said Tuesday the United States has seen chemical weapons activity at Syrian air base used in past chemical attack.
Navy Capt. Jeff Davis,… READ MORE
Pentagon To Investigate Potential Russian Involvement In Syria Gas Attack
The Department of Defense (DOD) plans to investigate whether or not Russia was involved in Tuesday’s chemical weapons attack in Syria.
Defense officials are not… READ MORE
Pentagon Ditches Onerous Rules of Engagement
Iraqi forces and U.S. coalition troops are no longer burdened by strict rules of engagement, which some say have turned firepower requests into bureaucratic nightmares.… READ MORE