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F-16C Fighting Falcon

F-16C over Lake Michigan shoreline at the Chicago Air & Water Show on August 21, 2004. SW tail designation is from the 20th FW, Shaw AFB, in South Carolina, Air Combat Command (ACC). The ‘C’ designates a single seat configuration. The Lockheed Martin F-16 Fighting Falcon is a multirole jet fighter aircraft originally developed by […]

F-16 Fighting Falcon

FORMATION TRAINING – Three U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon Block 30 aircraft from the 80th Fighter Squadron fly in formation over South Korea during a training mission, Jan. 9, 2008. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Quinton T. Burris. The General Dynamics (now Lockheed Martin) F-16 Fighting Falcon is a single-engine fighter aircraft […]

M1A1 Abrams Battle Tank

The M1 Abrams is a main battle tank produced in the United States. The M1 is named after General Creighton Abrams, former Army Chief of Staff and Commander of US military forces in Vietnam from 1968 to 1972. The M1 Abrams tank is well armed, heavily armored, and highly mobile — designed for modern armored […]

KC-135 Stratotanker

The Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker was the first jet powered aerial refueling tanker of the US Air Force, replacing the KC-97 Stratotanker. Similar in design to the later and enlarged Boeing 707 airliner, it was initially tasked to refuel strategic bombers, but was used extensively in the Vietnam war and later conflicts such as Desert Storm […]

F/A-18F Super Hornet

F/A-18F Super Hornet, Strike Fighter Squadron 41 (VFA-41), Black Aces, Naval Air Station (NAS) Lemoore, California (CA), conducts a mission over the Persian Gulf. The Hornet is armed with an AIM-9 Sidewinder missile on the wingtip and an AGM-65 Maverick missile on the pylon. Tucked under the intake is an AAQ-14 LANTIRN (Low-Altitude Navigation and […]

USNS Comfort

USNS Comfort (T-AH-20) is the third United States Navy ship to bear the name Comfort, and the second Mercy Class Hospital Ship to join the navy fleet. In accordance with the Geneva Conventions, USNS Comfort and her crew do not carry any ordnance and firing on the Comfort is considered a war crime. On 13 […]

USAF Gunship AC-130J Ghostrider Expected to Be Operational by 2017

November 23, 2015

The AC-130J Ghostrider is the latest iteration of the Air Force’s premiere gunship, and is being hailed as the ultimate battle plane. Thirty-two AC-130J Ghostrider gunships are expected to be in the USAF by 2021 after their introduction in 2017. The airframe is manufactured by Lockheed Martin. The conversion into a gunship and aircraft support […]

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Gunmen Kill 3, Take 170 Hostages at Luxury Radisson Hotel in Bamako, Mali

November 20, 2015

At least nine people have been reportedly killed as armed gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in Bamako, Mali on Friday morning. Reports say 170 people are being held hostage at the Radisson Blu hotel in the country’s capital. About 10 armed offenders are believed to have assaulted guests of the luxury hotel Radisson Blu in […]

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State of Palestine: Palestinian with Press Vest Shot Dead After Alleged Stabbing

November 18, 2015

A Palestinian was killed and an IDF soldier was injured after being stabbed at an intersection between the Palestinian village Tarqumiyah and the Adora Israeli settlement just outside of Hebron, during a demonstration on Friday. The supposed assailant was then shot at the scene by other IDF soldiers on site.

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Russia’s New Fighting Module Arbalet-DM at RAE-2015

September 16, 2015

The new fighting module, the Arbalet-DM, was on display along with several vehicles such as the ANT-1000P, the Tiger-M or the BMP-1, during the 10th Russia Arms Expo (RAE-2015) in Nizhni Tagil on Thursday. The new fighting module named after a 12th century large crossbow known as the Arbalet-DM, was on display along with several […]

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RT Interviews Assange on ‘US Empire’, Assad Government Overthrow Plans and New Book ‘The WikiLeaks Files’

September 9, 2015

Afshin Rattansi goes underground with the world’s most wanted publisher – the founder of WikiLeaks, Julian Assange. RT: Julian has just co-authored a book – the WikiLeaks Files, and it paints a picture of systemic US torture and killing as well as the destruction of the lives and livelihoods of billions of people right around […]

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WSJ: Surreal Scenes of Life Under ISIS in Mosul, Iraq

June 10, 2015

A luxury hotel stamped with Islamic State logos. Rifle-wielding fighters chaperoning kids at an amusement park. Such is life through the lens of ISIS propaganda in the besieged Iraqi city of Mosul.

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VOX on Why and How ISIS Is Losing

April 15, 2015

ISIS is still a ruthless group, but it no longer has the territorial advantage it has enjoyed for the past 9 months. Obsession with territory is bringing the downfall of ISIS.

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US-Coalition Air Strike on Kobani on Sunday October 12, 2014

October 12, 2014

Huge smoke cloud over Kobani after anti-ISIS airstrike. Black smoke billowed over Kobani on Sunday following a US-led coalition airstrike aimed at repelling the Islamic State group, which is advancing on the town from two sides. The battle for Kobani is still raging despite more than two weeks of airstrikes by the US-led coalition targeting […]

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VIDEO: Tomahawk Missile Launch Attack on ISIL in Syria

September 23, 2014

US NAVY VIDEO: USS Arleigh Burke launches Tomahawk Land Attack Missiles to combat ISIL. RED SEA (Sept 23, 2014) The guided-missile destroyer USS Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) launches Tomahawk Land-Attack Missiles (TLAM) against ISIL targets. Arleigh Burke is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet […]

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ISIL Targeted in Syria in Air Strike and Tomahawk Assault Mission, September 23, 2014

September 23, 2014

CNN breaking news report as US begins air strikes in Syria. A military mission has begun from the USS H.W. Bush Nimitz-class supercarrier of the United States Navy and other US naval ships. The F-22 Raptor is reported be involved in the mission, which would be the first time the aircraft has been used in […]

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