China Successfully Tested a Hypersonic Missile and the US Was Caught Completely by Surprise
The Afghanistan Probe Is Hampered by Finger-Pointing and a Lack of Accountability
Congress is frustrated as the Pentagon and the State Department try to place the blame on each other.
“Hey Bro, It’s Don Shipley” – These Are the Last Words a Phony Wants to Hear
If you are a phony Navy SEAL, standby. The hammer of justice is coming your way and on its head it reads, “Hey bro, Don Shipley here. Retired Navy SEAL.”
Former Secretary of State Colin Powell Dies From COVID-19
Colin Powell was a trailblazer who became the first African-American national security advisor and secretary of state.
What You Should Know About the Pentagon’s Mandatory Vaccination Policy
All Sailors who won’t get vaccinated for COVID-19 will be administratively discharged from the Navy. But this shouldn’t raise an eyebrow.
The Tide of the Revolutionary War Turns – The Battle of Saratoga
“The courage and obstinacy with which the Americans fought was the astonishment of everyone. They are not that contemptible enemy we had imagined them”
Delta Force Operator on the Evolution of the Rifle
In the beginning, Man created the gun and the cartridge. The gun was without form and void; darkness was on the face of the targets that Man sought and he was sore afraid for he could not see them.
The Future Is Upon Us – Armed Robotic Dogs May Soon Be Fighting Alongside American Troops
Ghost Robotics and Sword International’s armed robotic dog armed with a 6.55mm rifle will go where humans won’t.
SOFREP’s Art of War: Someone Always Has Your Six, an Interview With Artist Veteran Jason Turner
Jason Turner uses his lifelong artistic talent as a unique coping mechanism. Through his art he continues to serve the military community.
20 Years of Fighting Terrorism Took a Heavy Toll but Has Helped Prepare for a Bigger Fight, US Special Operators Say
While that toll during the GWOT has been heavy, U.S. special operations forces are now better prepared to face near-peer adversaries.
How ‘Lone Survivor’ Marcus Luttrell Met Navy SEAL Sniper Brandon Webb
I first met Marcus and his identical twin brother Morgan during sniper training when I was stationed at Naval Special Warfare Command
33 People Die in an Attack in Kandahar, Afghanistan, as ISIS-K Steps Up the Violence
The continued ISIS-K attacks in Afghanistan aim to expose the Taliban’s weaknesses and inflame tensions among different sectarian groups.
To Balance Future With Current Threats the US Will Need to Adjust its Entire Strategy
Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. The U.S. must prove that it can learn from history.
Suicides of Military Members Are at an All-Time High – We Must Reverse the Trend
We can’t allow our military members to keep falling victim to this disease.
GROM – Poland’s Tier 1 Special Operations Unit
GROM has the finest troops in the Polish military. The unit showed its skill during the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars.
This Is Why Some Corpsmen Are Considered Marines, and Some Aren’t
The unique bond between Marines and their “Doc” is nearly unbreakable.
Breaking the Sound Barrier – Chuck Yeager, the Father of Mach Speed
Many aircraft fly faster than the speed of sound today, but none could have done it if Chuck Yeager had not paved the way.
The Haitian Gang That Kidnapped 16 Americans Is Expected to Demand $1 Million Ransom for Each Hostage2
“Hey Bro, It’s Don Shipley” – These Are the Last Words a Phony Wants to Hear3
China Successfully Tested a Hypersonic Missile and the US Was Caught Completely by Surprise4
The Mk 23 – The First Offensive Handgun5
The Machine Pistol – Where It Fits in the Toolbox
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