US new hypersonic military weapons prepare for threat from China

Tech 02/14/22, 17:37

U.S. military possesses various advanced weapons to deal with numerous conflicts worldwide, especially the threat from the Chinese in the Indo-Pacific region. Aside from the F-35 fighter plane, the latest Ford aircraft carrier is deploying for the first time this year, and the newest B-21 stealth bomber is due to make ...

Chinese spokesman: Regime would attack U.S. military if it defends Taiwan

D.C. 12/10/21, 15:32

After the National Security Advisor, Jake Sullivan supported Taiwan by declaring that his country would ensure that a seizure of the island "never happens," an official spokesman of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) issued a strong reaction. The Global Times, which produces the CCP's propaganda, stated that the Chinese army "will ...

US Army unveils robot sniper dog designed to patrol and kill

Tech 10/16/21, 16:09

The U.S. Army unveiled the first robot dog armed with a sniper rifle in Washington, DC this week during an annual exhibition. The quadruped is currently being tested at Tyndall Air Force Base in Florida. Developed by Ghost Robotics, the robot carries an unmanned, kill-capable rifle designed by defense systems company ...

Sen. Cotton to introduce bill to banish Critical Race Theory from the military

U.S. 07/17/21, 18:14

At a Republican dinner in northern Lincoln County, New Hampshire, on Friday, July 16, Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) announced that he will seek to prevent military officers from teaching Critical Race Theory (CRT) and will introduce legislation to do so, Breitbart News reported. Of the Republicans fighting against the progressives' advance ...

Republicans seek to end left-wing indoctrination of military using old law

U.S. 05/19/21, 17:40

A group of Republican lawmakers concerned about critical race theory and left-wing biases that have permeated the military is seeking to amend the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) in an attempt to root out progressive and discriminatory tendencies. The annual NDAA review could include in its new version amendments by Republican ...

‘Disappointing defense budget’: Republicans criticize Biden for announced cuts

Washington 04/10/21, 15:35

Several Republican senators criticized President Joe Biden's defense budget in a joint statement released Friday, calling it "disappointing." The accusations toward Biden center on prioritizing billions in spending on a "liberal wish list" instead of providing funding for the U.S. military. Republican Minority Leader Senator Mitch McConnell and Senators Jim Inhofe, ...

Anti-Kurdish protests in east Syria could endanger US plans

World 05/09/19, 04:14

The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces took credit for defeating the Islamic State group in its last stronghold in eastern Syria, celebrating the victory in front of throngs of journalists at a ceremony in March following a bloody four-year war. But the Kurdish-led force now faces protests by local Arab tribesmen demanding ...

Acting Pentagon chief defends space force amid skepticism

Politics 04/09/19, 09:45

The acting Pentagon chief is sharpening his argument for creating a Space Force, amid skepticism among some in Congress that it's worth the cost. Patrick Shanahan calls the proposed Space Force a "low cost, low bureaucracy" way to stay ahead of China, Russia and other nations seeking to erase American military ...

Space Force would be by far the smallest military service

Politics 03/01/19, 15:32

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration’s proposed Space Force, which faces an uncertain fate in Congress, would be the smallest military service — by far. Details of the Pentagon’s proposal released Friday show the new service would have about 15,000 personnel, including an unspecified number of civilians, but would begin in 2020 ...

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