How much military force does a global superpower require? Answering this question has challenged U.S. leaders and defense planners for more than 20 years.
pGAITHERSBURG, Md., February 7, 2013 /3BL Media/ mdash; The application period for the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation is open; children of U.S. Marines and Navy Corpsmen looking to attend college and embark on a career path in the hospitality or business sectors are encouraged to apply for one of five $5,000 scholarships.
By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO, Jan 23 (Reuters) - The U.S. House Armed Services Committee will hold a public hearing on Wednesday into sexual assault in the military, prompted by outrage over a sex-with-recruits scandal at Lackland Air Force Base in Texas.
Research into the perception and visibility of private military and security contractors in war-torn countries such as Iraq and Afghanistan suggests that some Private Military and Security Companies (PMSC) contribute negatively to local communities, according to research at the University of Bristol.
Just over one in 12 U.S. service members who died in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars had plaque buildup in the arteries around their hearts - an early sign of heart disease, according to a new study.Source: Reuters Health
The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments today in United States v. Alvarez, a case challenging a 2006 federal law that made it a crime to lie about receiving military medals or honors.
This panel discussion at the University of Virginia School of Law focused on the role and responsibility of military contractors in conflicts, offering a comprehensive look at our country's use of private military, including an examination of specific cases brought against contractors for human rights violations.
A federal lawsuit inspired by a University of Virginia School of Law project was filed Wednesday against top U.S. military officials to seek the reversal of military policies banning women from serving in combat roles.
The military is producing cleaner power, reducing energy consumption, managing water and minimizing waste. It seems that the U.S.