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What others say: Denali for Alaskans

...president of the United States, William McKinley of Ohio.A remarkable man, McKinley, a Republican, served in the armed forces before he was elected to Congress and later as Ohio's governor. As president, he is credited with leading the nation...

...undermined by the rapid disintegration of the Yemeni armed forces, which has received millions of dollars in U.S...counter-terrorism operation. Under Hadi's leadership, Yemeni armed forces carried out major military offensives against al-Qaida...
Celebrating heroes

...Order of the Purple Heart, recognized the audience for coming out in support of those that have served in the U.S. Armed Forces. Nelson said Alaska has the largest veteran population per capita with about 77,000 veterans. He said the families...
Bob Franken: Ill-fitting suit

...region, with their varying degrees of culpability. How can they be rallied around a single agenda, with a coordinated armed forces and intelligence response? What about Syria? Do we ignore the cruel pariah leader Bashar al-Assad, with his sophisticated...

...surrounding areas lasted the best part of a month. On Saturday, the government conceded its inevitable defeat as its armed forces were surrounded and under relentless attack.This week, Ukraine seized 10 Russian soldiers well inside the country...
ISIS plans may need to expand

...S. Central Command in Tampa, Florida. "As your commander in chief, I will not commit you and the rest of our armed forces to fighting another ground war in Iraq."But White House officials have left open the possibility that Obama could...
Bob Franken: Policing the police

...They're supposed to "serve and protect" face to face, not inside tanks. Our Posse Comitatus law prevents the armed forces from doing police work. In the Capitol, an unusually bipartisan collection of leaders is promising legislation that...

...expressed grave concern about reports that Russian military vehicles have crossed the border into Ukraine and that Russian armed forces are exercising for a 'humanitarian intervention'," said a statement from Cameron's office. Both "are absolutely...
What others say: Bringing soldier home the right call

...American soldier held by the enemy, and that alone justifies the U.S. effort to bring him home.That is what the armed forces do. It's part of unwritten but fundamental code of solidarity in the uniformed services. No one is left behind...
Opinion "terrorists" and saying they had planted the additional bombs to target rescue workers rushing to the scene.Armed Forces Spokesman Col. Ahmed Mohammed Ali said the soldiers, of a military police unit, were attacked just after morning...


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