Taiwan: US troops secretly training military since 2020, they reveal

China 10/08/21, 15:47

In the wake of alarming incursions by Chinese Communist regime bombers in the vicinity of Taiwan, U.S. officials revealed that special operations Marines have been training the big island's military forces since last year.  The presence of these support specialists had not been disclosed before. It would indicate the Pentagon's concern ...

President Trump says he will keep 8,600 troops in Afghanistan

U.S. 08/30/19, 14:56

President Donald Trump announced Thursday, Aug. 29, that he will keep a contingent of 8,600 troops in Afghanistan even if there is an agreement with the Taliban. "We're going down to 8,600 [from the current 14,000] and then we'll make a determination from there," the president said on Fox News Radio, ...

President Trump thanks Mexican president for deploying troops to stop immigration

U.S. 07/26/19, 12:50

President Donald J. Trump thanked the Mexican government of Andrés Manuel López Obrador for its efforts to deploy military troops to curb immigration.  "As you know, Mexico has now deployed 21,000 troops, which is something they’ve never done before. And they’ve been a tremendous help. Tremendous difference in the numbers, very ...

“Afghanistan is the Harvard of terrorists,” said President Trump

U.S. 07/03/19, 11:12

 President Trump again expressed his intention to withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan, however he is concerned that this country has become the "Harvard of terrorists," so even if the U.S. leaves, he plans to maintain an intelligence presence to monitor the situation. The statement was made in an interview with Tucker ...

US send more troops to the Middle East as tensions with Iran intensify

World 06/18/19, 05:57

The Pentagon just made an announcement about sending an additional 1,000 troops to the Middle East to deal with Iran's recent hostile action of oil tanker attacks in the Gulf of Oman. The United States blamed Iran for the attacks. The move follows after the U.S. Central Command release additional ...

President Trump receives Polish leader to White House for talks

U.S. 06/13/19, 11:57

President Donald J. Trump welcomed Polish President Andrzej Duda to the White House on Wednesday, June 12, for talks about increasing the U.S. military presence in Poland. The U.S. president and the first lady walked out of one of the entrances at the White House to greet the Polish President Andrzej ...

Border town invaded by Pancho Villa rejecting talk of troops

U.S. 11/22/18, 12:42

A small New Mexico border town once attacked by Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa is rejecting talk of a wall and troops while embracing its legacy to draw tourists. U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has cited Villa's 1916 raid of Columbus as an example of why President Donald Trump was deploying active-duty ...

Mattis says he has extra authority to use military on border

Politics 11/21/18, 14:18

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the White House has given him authority to use military troops to protect Customs and Border Protection personnel at the southwest border. This could, under certain circumstances, mean directing troops to temporarily detain migrants in the event of disorder or violence against border patrol agents. Mattis said ...

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