Military Exercises

Tuesday, March 29, 2016 - 05:15
Turkmenistan's armed forces are conducting unprecedented large-scale, unannounced exercises, an indication of the growing importance the country's government is placing on its defense.
Friday, March 25, 2016 - 06:41
Service members from Joint Task Force-Bravo, in coordination with Honduran forces, participated in a personnel recovery exercise March 10, 2016, near Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, validating response capabilities and interoperability with the Hondurans.
Tuesday, March 22, 2016 - 07:01
The Eagle Salute 2016 exercise kicked off on Monday with the participation of the Egyptian, US and UAE navy forces within the Egyptian territorial waters of the Red Sea.
Tuesday, March 22, 2016 - 06:46
As Iraqi security forces took back the city of Ramadi late last year from the Islamic State, there was a near-constant presence overhead: The B-1B Lancer. But the air war has reached a new phase. The B-1B has been redeployed to the United States, and the number of bombs falling on the Islamic State has plummeted since.
Friday, March 18, 2016 - 06:50
Guatemalan Marines conducting a counter-drug training partnership with U.S. Marines graduated a class from a basic infantry course March 10, 2016, in Guatemala, giving the country’s counter-drug forces a greater capacity to focus their operations on operating in urban environments and in small teams.
Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 06:47
Soldiers with 40th Combat Aviation Brigade and 97th Transportation Company joined the Kuwaiti air force and navy for a search and rescue exercise in the Persian Gulf off the coast of Kuwait, March 9, 2016.
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 06:39
A senior American general has proposed resuming offensive strikes against the Taliban, exposing a rift between the military and senior administration officials over the U.S. role in the war in Afghanistan, according to military officials.
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 06:30
President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia on Monday ordered the withdrawal of the “main part” of Russian forces in Syria, a surprise move that reflected what he called the Kremlin’s achievement of nearly all its objectives in the war-torn country.
Friday, March 11, 2016 - 06:16
Soldiers from U.S. Army Central partnered with the Jordanian 60th Brigade, 3rd Armored Division, during Eager Light 2016 at the Jordanian Training Center, Jordan, Feb. 27 through March 2, 2016.
Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 06:55
The joint military drills of Russian and Tajik troops started in Tajikistan today, the representative of the Central Military District, Colonel Jaroslav Roshupkin, said.