young man that got the millionth care package! His name is LCPL Seth Hall and he is with the 1st Battalion 9th Marines in Afghanistan and he originally from Boston MA. He is 19 yrs old and it is his first deployment. I copied you on what he wrote to us
effectively and efficiently using every single taxpayer dollar to maintaining the strongest military in the world." Barrasso says he is also concerned that Hagel might advise President Obama to pull all troops out of Afghanistan immediately.
be looking to Cotton, a rising star in the GOP, a Harvard-educated attorney as well as a combat veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan , to try to knock off Pryor. "It seems like a lot of people have big plans for me, but I am not thinking about
elect Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) was given special consideration and assigned an office. She's a double-amputee from the Iraq war . Rep.-elect Steve Daines (R-MT) drew the final lot, number 70. "Fifth floor of Cannon," muttered an aide near
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interviews. He maintained email correspondence with reporters covering the Pentagon or who were embedded with troops in Iraq and Afghanistan . Some believed Petraeus hoped to use his relations with the media as a springboard to the presidency. And then
S. invades Iraq or Afghanistan , Congress often ..... concept of a supplemental spending bill was anathema ..... problem with these supplemental spending bills is that ..... any potential supplemental spending bill. On the
In Ohio, Biden backed up the president. "Folks, whether it was the strength of the United States Navy or our plans for Afghanistan or how to handle Iran or our relationship with Israel -- you got a very clear sense these guys don't get it," he said
a question about extremist groups supported by Pakistan . "We know that Pakistan has arrested the doctor who helped us catch Obama ..... haven for terrorists, yet we continue to give Pakistan billions of dollars. Is it time for us to divorce
policy debate will be divided into the following segments: America's role in the world, hotbed regions like Afghanistan and Pakistan , increasing tensions between Iran and Israel, the changing Middle East, and the rise of China.
Army Sgt. Salvatore Giunta is the first living soldier to be awarded the Medal of Honor since the Vietnam War. The following are images from his service in Afghanistan and his family life.
April 19, 2007: Reid tells reporters that the Iraq war, as a military campaign, is lost and can only be won through ..... surge as ineffective. President Obama ends combat operations in Iraq more than three years later. The War Is Lost
Aug. 18, 2010: A U.S. Army soldier from 2nd Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division waves from his Stryker armored vehicle after crossing the border from Iraq into Kuwait. Last Combat Brigade Leaving Iraq
Fox News gets an up-close look at two live-fire training missions conducted by some of Afghanistan's most elite fighters.
July 13: A Marine of the 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade runs to safety moments after an IED blast in Garmsir district of Helmand Province in Afghanistan . (AFP) IED Explosion - Afghanistan