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Was sacrifice of Ramadi dead in vain?

...Last week a new challenge emerged that could present an even greater threat to military effectiveness and unit cohesion. At a Pentagon news conference, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Martin Dempsey, said that the capital of Anbar province...

...S. Central Command on Monday. The Pentagon swiftly suspended the sites and is," said Col. Steve Warren, a Pentagon spokesman. "It in no way compromises...any way shape or form."Warren said Pentagon officials are in contact with Twitter...

...power. The Houthis continue to hold Hadi and his government ministers under house arrest, and what comes next is unclear.Pentagon spokesman Col. Steve Warren stressed on Monday that the counter-terrorism operation will continue, including training of...
Kenai makes small steps on bluff erosion project

...could do to help, he would advocate, to let them know he was on board." Three days later, the trio from Kenai visited the Pentagon to meet with Darcy. Ultimately, the Corps rejected Kenai's offer to front the funding for the study. "They had their...
Rich Lowry: Obama's Cuban olive branch

...Gaviota, operates an extensive network of hotels and resorts, according to the strategic consultancy Stratfor. Imagine if the Pentagon owned the Marriott and Hilton hotel chains. That is the Cuban tourism industry in a nutshell.About a million Canadian tourists...
What others say: Military key to stopping Ebola

...Barack Obama is sending more than 3,000 active duty troops to West Africa. He signed an executive order authorizing the Pentagon to call up reserves and the National Guard to help fight the Ebola virus.At first glance, this appears to be a head scratcher...
Rich Lowry: The military vs. Marlboro

We are losing a war in Iraq and Syria, the military is shrinking dangerously as global threats are growing, and yet the Pentagon is mustering its forces against tobacco products.The Department of Defense is studying a ban on the sale of cigarettes...

WASHINGTON - The Pentagon has canceled ongoing military exercises...military assistance and engagements," Pentagon press secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby...ships and aircraft.Kirby said the Pentagon was canceling the June visit of U...
New missile defense test sites likely included in Pentagon budget

...tests. The test bed money also may cover the cost of a new radar installation on Shemya Island, though some have said the Pentagon has dropped that location in favor of Hawaii. Lehner said no decision has been made on the location of the radar. Under the...
Sept. 12, 2001 Juneau Empire publisher Don Smith reacts to the Sept. 11 attack on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon

...yesterday has raised the element of risk to new heights. New York is an international city and the hub of world commerce. The Pentagon is the world's most prominent edifice of military might. The images of these symbols being so easily violated will be forever...


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