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US European Commander to visit Israel

US European Commander to visit Israel

US General and Supreme NATO Commander Curtis M. Scaparrotti will visit Israel to discuss regional military issues with IDF Chief of Staff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/03/2017 11:19
Ex-marine sent home from Iraq after Facebook video goes viral

Ex-marine sent home from Iraq after Facebook video goes viral

US contractor in Iraq sent home after FB video supporting Trump travel ban goes viral.Chana Roberts, 11/02/2017 20:35
Al-Qaeda leader killed in American air strike in Syria

Al-Qaeda leader killed in American air strike in Syria

Pentagon says Mohammad Habib Boussadoun al-Tunisi, an Al-Qaeda leader, was killed in an air strike near Idlib.Ben Ariel, 20/01/2017 04:06
American soldier dies in Syria

American soldier dies in Syria

Member of the United States military dies from wounds caused by a blast by an improvised explosive device in northern Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/11/2016 04:07
Saving our soldiers - psychologically

Saving our soldiers - psychologically

Researchers from Tel Aviv University team up with the IDF and US Army to develop a computer game to prevent PTSD.Rachel Kaplan, 06/07/2016 15:41
US soldier wounded batting ISIS in Syria

US soldier wounded batting ISIS in Syria

Special forces soldier was part of US mission to train and advise Kurdish-led forces advancing in jihadists' capital, Raqqa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/05/2016 21:23
US admits it plans to withdraw Sinai peacekeepers

US admits it plans to withdraw Sinai peacekeepers

Number of US troops will be cut, with boots on the ground replaced by drones, Pentagon says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/04/2016 22:27
American military considering Sinai withdrawal

American military considering Sinai withdrawal

United States military reportedly considering pulling troops from northeastern Sinai due to threat from ISIS.Ben Ariel, 06/04/2016 06:44
Jaffa terror victim veteran of Iraq, Afghanistan

Jaffa terror victim veteran of Iraq, Afghanistan

Iraq War veteran killed on Tuesday dedicated his life to fighting terror, was a role model to fellow soldiersDavid Rosenberg, 09/03/2016 20:07
Major Israeli-US joint defense drill a success

Major Israeli-US joint defense drill a success

'Juniper Cobra' exercise simulates real-life scenarios - including the threat of multiple air and missile attacks from north and south.Ari Soffer, 25/02/2016 18:25
American forces to arrive in Syria 'very soon'

American forces to arrive in Syria 'very soon'

Senior American official says dozens of special forces will arrive in Syria soon, in accordance with Obama plan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/11/2015 05:44
Islamic State understands one thing: Force

Islamic State understands one thing: Force

Europe, the U.S. and their allies can defeat the terrorists of ISIS. The first step is making the decision to fight back. The next is a strategy that will win. From the Wall Street Journal.Minister Naftali Bennett, 19/11/2015 13:04
Taliban Claims Downing a US Army Plane

Taliban Claims Downing a US Army Plane

Taliban says it shot down military transport plane at key town on route of terror influx from Pakistan; NATO has yet to confirm.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/10/2015 07:30
Washington to Send 75 Extra Troops to Sinai

Washington to Send 75 Extra Troops to Sinai

Washington reinforcing its military presence in the Sinai following a roadside bomb attack last week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/09/2015 06:42
Report: US to Remove Patriots from Jordan

Report: US to Remove Patriots from Jordan

A report over the weekend said that the United States was likely to remove its Patriot missile defense batteries from Jordan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2015 19:57
Retired American Generals Welcome Iran Deal

Retired American Generals Welcome Iran Deal

Three dozen retired generals and admirals release an open letter supporting the Iran nuclear deal and urging Congress to approve it.Ben Ariel, 12/08/2015 06:42
US Denies Coordinating Strikes with Assad Regime

US Denies Coordinating Strikes with Assad Regime

US military spokesman denies claims the Pentagon is communicating with Assad regime via Kurdish intermediaries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/07/2015 19:19
US Army Warns of Defeat With New Cutbacks

US Army Warns of Defeat With New Cutbacks

Army said going below 450,000 troops will make it unable to win a war, but with new 40,000 cut it will reach that level in two years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/07/2015 08:54
US Army Developing 'Star Wars Hoverbikes'

US Army Developing 'Star Wars Hoverbikes'

When will they bring in the light sabers? Engineers begin R&D on hoverbikes similar to those used in the sci-fi classic.Ari Yashar, 24/06/2015 08:55
US ISIS Raid Produced Wealth of Intelligence

US ISIS Raid Produced Wealth of Intelligence

US commando raid which killed top ISIS financier Abu Sayyaf and captured his wife led to wealth of previously unknown information on ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2015 18:29
US Starts Training of 'Moderate' Syrian Rebels

US Starts Training of 'Moderate' Syrian Rebels

US army training rebels who have been screened for being 'moderates' in Jordan, says it may give air support against Assad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/05/2015 07:34
Islamic, Western States in Joint Military Drill

Islamic, Western States in Joint Military Drill

10,000 troops take part in major military exercise, including special forces - half of them from the United States.Hillel Fendel, 06/05/2015 13:40
US Army Reservist Nabbed Joining ISIS

US Army Reservist Nabbed Joining ISIS

Hasan Edmonds arrested on his way to use his military expertise for jihadists, as his cousin arrested in tandem planning attack on base.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/03/2015 20:29
Soldier Freed from Taliban Charged with Desertion

Soldier Freed from Taliban Charged with Desertion

Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, who was freed in exchange for top Taliban terrorists, charged with desertion and misbehavior.Ben Ariel, 26/03/2015 03:44
Coalition Air Raids Back Up Kurds' Advance in Iraq

Coalition Air Raids Back Up Kurds' Advance in Iraq

International coalition against ISIS carries out dozens of airstrikes in 72-hour period, aid Kurdish forces to retake parts of Iraq.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/01/2015 20:44
Obama's Golf Game Crashes Army Captains' Wedding

Obama's Golf Game Crashes Army Captains' Wedding

Obama calls to apologize after his golf game forces soldiers to move their Hawaii wedding to a different location.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/12/2014 08:39
U.S. Chaplain Reprimanded for Quoting Bible

U.S. Chaplain Reprimanded for Quoting Bible

Chaplain was issued punitive letter for providing faith-based solutions in depression seminar.Hillel Fendel, 10/12/2014 22:18
US Army Denies it is Buying Iron Dome

US Army Denies it is Buying Iron Dome

Despite reports to the contrary, US Army denies buying Iron Dome technology. Experts say US stands much to gain from such a deal, though.Cynthia Blank, 13/11/2014 11:24
US Army Buys Its First Iron Dome from Israel

US Army Buys Its First Iron Dome from Israel

US apparently won over by performance of anti-missile system in Gaza war; move may mean Iron Dome to be covered by US defense budget.Ari Yashar, 03/11/2014 08:38
US Army Awards 12.7M to Israeli Defense Company

US Army Awards 12.7M to Israeli Defense Company

Grant to provide Apache helmets to the US Army in latest cooperative move with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2014 11:01
Toddler Breaks Army Protocol to Hug His Mum

Toddler Breaks Army Protocol to Hug His Mum

Happy to see you! This 3-year-old boy just couldn't wait for the end of his mum's dismissal ceremony after 9 months in Afghanistan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/09/2014 16:05
Touching: Soldier's Surprise Return as 'Spiderman'

Touching: Soldier's Surprise Return as 'Spiderman'

Meeting your favorite comic book hero and seeing your dad after a long tour of duty at once. No wonder it made this kid's day!Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/09/2014 17:17
U.S. Carries Out Operation Against Al-Shabaab

U.S. Carries Out Operation Against Al-Shabaab

Pentagon says U.S. military forces conducted an operation against the Al-Shabaab terrorist network. No further information provided.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2014 04:46
Questions and Accusations as Bergdahl Arrives Home

Questions and Accusations as Bergdahl Arrives Home

Soldier returns to US soil amid new evidence that the US Army had horrific conditions and leadership in Afghanistan.Tova Dvorin, 13/06/2014 14:19
US Army Cut To Smallest Since Pre-World War II

US Army Cut To Smallest Since Pre-World War II

New budget has army at smallest size since 1940, shunning traditional wisdom to prepare for two simultaneous conventional war fronts.Ari Yashar, 24/02/2014 19:41
Confirmed: Al-Shabaab Leader Killed

Confirmed: Al-Shabaab Leader Killed

Somali officials confirm that an American missile strike in southern Somalia killed a senior Al-Shabaab commander.Elad Benari, 28/01/2014 06:12
US Army Permits Kippah and Beard for Soldiers

US Army Permits Kippah and Beard for Soldiers

New US Department of Defense directives allow religious soldiers to request exemptions as long as approval doesn't hinder missions.Ari Yashar, 23/01/2014 21:24
US 'Would Back Israel in Event of Iran Strike'

US 'Would Back Israel in Event of Iran Strike'

General Martin Dempsey notes ongoing security pact with Israel, hails Jewish state as 'example of what could be' in the Middle East.Tova Dvorin, 19/11/2013 14:32
Lawmakers Warn: US Military 'Not Ready to Deploy'

Lawmakers Warn: US Military 'Not Ready to Deploy'

Senior lawmakers warn US military unprepared to deploy as a result of military budget cuts; danger to soldiers as training reduced.Ari Yashar, 18/11/2013 15:33
US General: Islamic Extremism Getting Stronger

US General: Islamic Extremism Getting Stronger

The Middle East is getting bigger and more dangerous, according to retired U.S. General John Abizaid.David Lev, Kochava Rosenbaum, 09/09/2013 20:44
Fort Hood Victims to be Questioned by Attacker

Fort Hood Victims to be Questioned by Attacker

Survivors of the Fort Hood massacre will be questioned by the man who shot them.Maayana Miskin, 04/08/2013 12:34
A7 Op-ed on Hagel Picked Up By Breitbart

A7 Op-ed on Hagel Picked Up By Breitbart

Breitbart reports on op-ed which exposed that Hagel called for U.S. troops to patrol the future borders between Israel and 'Palestine'.Elad Benari, 25/02/2013 03:14
Meditation: The Answer to Healing Post-War Trauma

Meditation: The Answer to Healing Post-War Trauma

US war veterans say meditation could help heal the post-war mental disturbances that afflict a growing number of American soldiers., 05/02/2013 16:44
Double Arm Transplant for Soldier Who Lost Limbs

Double Arm Transplant for Soldier Who Lost Limbs

A US soldier who lost all four limbs in a 2009 roadside bomb attack in Iraq has successfully received a rare double arm transplant. , 29/01/2013 00:00
End to US Miliary Ban on Women in Combat

End to US Miliary Ban on Women in Combat

US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta has lifted the official military ban on women in combat.Chana Ya'ar, 24/01/2013 16:52
US: Judge Reduces Sentence for Wikileaks Suspect

US: Judge Reduces Sentence for Wikileaks Suspect

A US judge has reduced the possible sentence for Bradley Manning, a soldier suspected of a massive documents leak., 09/01/2013 11:48
'Stormin Norman' Schwarzkopf dead at 78

'Stormin Norman' Schwarzkopf dead at 78

Commander of America's Operation Desert Storm dies at 78. 'We've lost an American original,' president says., 28/12/2012 11:37
American Troops to Help Protect Turkey from Syria

American Troops to Help Protect Turkey from Syria

The Pentagon reportedly plans to send Patriot missiles, soldiers to Turkey under a NATO plan to defend against attacks from Syria.Maayana Miskin, 14/12/2012 13:21
Largest Ever U.S.-Israel Military Exercise

Largest Ever U.S.-Israel Military Exercise

The IDF is set to open on Sunday morning a major military exercise together with U.S. forces stationed in Europe.David Lev, 21/10/2012 08:38
US Prepares for Riots, Buys 1.2 Billion Bullets

US Prepares for Riots, Buys 1.2 Billion Bullets

U.S. Homeland Security is preparing for an all-out “American Spring” rebellion and has bought 1.2 billion bullets for trained snipers. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 19/09/2012 16:21
US General in ‘Secret’ talks with Barak

US General in ‘Secret’ talks with Barak

The vice chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff met Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak amid rising tensions over Iran's nuclear program.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu , 06/09/2012 18:39
US, Egypt Conducting Joint Military Exercises

US, Egypt Conducting Joint Military Exercises

U.S. planes landed in Egypt Tuesday for a joint exercise, the first since the fall of Hosni Mubarak.David Lev, 05/09/2012 00:15
Former US Soldier Plotted to Kill Obama

Former US Soldier Plotted to Kill Obama

A militant anarchist, while serving in the U.S.Army, plotted to kill Obama, prosecutors said as he was tried for another murder.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 28/08/2012 14:14
Sinai Terrorists Endanger US-Led ‘Peacekeepers’

Sinai Terrorists Endanger US-Led ‘Peacekeepers’

The little-known US-led Multi-National Force in the Sinai is fighting terror from weakness, fortifying its bases as Sinai terrorists reign. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 19/08/2012 08:00
US May Have Killed Al Qaeda No. 2 Terrorist

US May Have Killed Al Qaeda No. 2 Terrorist

A U.S. drone strike in Pakistan targeted Al Qaeda’s top strategist. Eight terrorists were killed. He may have been one of them.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 05/06/2012 11:07
Video: US Joins IDF for Rescue Drill

Video: US Joins IDF for Rescue Drill

American armed forces recently joined the IDF for a joint emergency rescue drill to teach soldiers how to save lives.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 05/06/2012 09:38
Report: US Stockpiling Weapons in Israel

Report: US Stockpiling Weapons in Israel

A Congressional report reveals that the U.S. military has stockpiled in Israel $800 million worth of weapons for emergencies.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 22/04/2012 12:54