Tag archive for ‘Troops’
By admin On Sunday, February 2nd, 2020
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France to send 600 more troops to Africa’s Sahel as frustration on the ground grows & allies cut back participation

Paris will deploy an additional 600 soldiers to fight jihadists in Africa while also facing challenges in getting allies on board with its combat mission in the Sahel region. With these additional troops, the number More...

By admin On Sunday, February 2nd, 2020
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Viral defense: US military in S. Korea to quarantine troops returning from epidemic-hit China

Fearing that the novel coronavirus outbreak could harm military readiness, the US Forces Korea (USFK) has encouraged members who traveled to China to isolate themselves for a period of two weeks. “USFK has More...

By admin On Saturday, February 1st, 2020
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US tells stories about ‘brain injuries’ to cover up dead troops at Iraqi base – IRGC spokesman

A spokesman for Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps has accused the US of covering up deaths at a base in Iraq after a ballistic missile attack. The US insists nobody was killed, and that its troops suffered More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 29th, 2020
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US says 50 troops now diagnosed with traumatic brain injury after Iran strike

US says 50 troops now diagnosed with traumatic brain injury after Iran strike Pentagon figures reveal 16 more injuries than previously announced after attack on US base in Iraq earlier this month  More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 29th, 2020
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Israeli troops injure several Palestinians amid ongoing protests against Trump plan

Israeli troops injure several Palestinians amid ongoing protests against Trump plan Palestinian factions call for further demonstrations as 12 protesters wounded in town of al-Bireh, north of Ramallah  More...

By admin On Saturday, January 25th, 2020
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At what point do US troops in Iraq become an occupation force?

At what point do US troops in Iraq become an occupation force? Iraqi politicians have been calling for American soldiers to withdraw since assassination of Soleimani Ali Harb Fri, 01/24/2020 More...

By admin On Friday, January 24th, 2020
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34 US troops suffered brain injury in Iran’s revenge strike for Soleimani’s killing – Pentagon

Some 34 US troops were diagnosed with traumatic brain injury following the Iranian strikes on two US bases earlier this month, the Pentagon has said, despite the administration’s prior claims the injuries were More...

By admin On Thursday, January 23rd, 2020
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Up to 40 Syrian troops killed, 80 injured as militants stage SIX attacks in Idlib – Russian military

Hundreds of fighters have attempted to break through Syrian Army lines, losing dozens of militants in the process while inflicting heavy casualties on government troops who eventually had to retreat. Almost 600 More...

By admin On Monday, January 20th, 2020
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Turkey has not yet sent troops to Libya, only ‘advisers’ – Erdogan

Ankara has not yet deployed its military forces to Libya, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, adding that a group of advisers and trainers arrived in the war-torn country to aid the UN-backed Government of National More...

By admin On Saturday, January 18th, 2020
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Pentagon insists US troops are ‘FORCE FOR GOOD’ in Iraq after its parliament votes to expel them

The US Defense Department has claimed that its military presence makes Iraq more secure and “prosperous,” despite calls by Iraqi lawmakers for the removal of all foreign troops from the country and growing More...