What exactly is a  low-yield nuclear weapon?

What exactly is a low-yield nuclear weapon?

Low-yield nuclear weapons, which are a focus of the new U.S. nuclear strategy, are just as destructive as atomic bombs dropped over Hiroshima and Nagasaki at the end of World War II.

Remembering the Tet offensive: 50 years later

Remembering the Tet offensive: 50 years later

WASHINGTON - The surprise military attacks by the Viet Cong and the North Vietnamese people's army against the South Vietnamese army, U.S. forces and their allies became known as the Tet Offensive. The events of the deadly Tet Offensive that changed the Vietnam War...

Remembering the Tet offensive: 50 years later

WASHINGTON - The surprise military attacks by the Viet Cong and the North Vietnamese people's army against the South Vietnamese army, U.S. forces and their allies became known as the Tet Offensive. The events of the deadly Tet Offensive that changed the Vietnam War...

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7th fleet collisions prompt readiness review

Accidents in the Pacific caused the death of 20 sailors in 2017. Secretary of the Navy and the Chief of Naval Operations briefed house members on two readiness reviews during a House Armed Services subcommittee hearing last week.

Tech Giants Cracking Down on Terrorists’ Use of Social Media

WASHINGTON - With tech giants cracking down on terrorist content, lawmakers and experts fear extremists may simply move to smaller platforms to continue spreading their propaganda and recruiting new members. “We have been successful in taking [terrorist content] off...

Child soldiers pose tough challenges to U.S. military in Africa

WASHINGTON- As U.S. military presence in African nations slowly increases, American troops are more likely to confront child soldiers, an encounter they might not be prepared for. Child soldiers are underage individuals directly taking part in hostilities, either on...

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