Tag: War

US Military Moving Air Defense Systems Into Iraq to Protect Troops

The United States military has announced the deployment of air defense systems into Iraq to protect troops following an increase in attacks. According to Fox News: The U.S. military said Thursday air defense systems are “moving” into Iraq following attacks on American and coalition forces in recent weeks. The weapons include Patriot surface-to-air missiles and a variant of the

Pompeo Makes Surprise Visit to Afghanistan

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has made a surprise visit to Afghanistan. The move comes as a surprise as the United States focuses on fighting back against the coronavirus. According to The Hill: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made an unannounced trip to Afghanistan on Monday in an effort to end a political crisis that has stalled

Trump Admin Preparing to Announce Withdrawal of 4,000 Troops From Afghanistan

The Trump administration is preparing to announce the removal of 4,000 troops from Afghanistan. Afghanistan has been the site of America’s longest war. According to NBC News: WASHINGTON — The Trump administration intends to announce the drawdown of about 4,000 troops from Afghanistan as early next week, according to three current and former U.S. officials. The withdrawal

White House Announces Troop Withdrawal From Syria

The White House has announced troop withdrawal from Syria in another fulfillment of a campaign promise by President Trump. According to The Daily Wire: The Trump Administration announced a major change to military operations in Syria Sunday night, saying in a statement posted to social media that American troops will begin a withdrawl from the

Vice President Pence Issues Warning to Iran

Vice President Mike Pence has issued a strong warning to Iran as tensions in the Middle-East continue to escalate. According to The Daily Wire: Vice President Mike Pence addressed the recent aggression from Iran, echoing President Donald Trump’s assertion that the administration doesn’t “want war with anybody,” but assuring that the “United States is prepared”

REPORT: U.S. Military Drone Shot Down Over Yemen

New reports are indicating that a drone operated by the U.S. military was shot down while flying over Yemen. According to Fox News: A U.S. military MQ-9 drone was shot down in Yemen, a U.S. official confirmed to Fox News. The drone was shot down late on Tuesday in Yemen’s Dhamar governate, southeast of the Houthi-controlled capital