Afghans rush training of air controllers to regain battlefield edge The Afghan military doesn’t have enough tactical air coordinators to direct strikes to support troops on the ground, and it’s working hard to train more. The live-fire exercise was part of a course designed by the NATO coalition to get more coordinators ready for this year’s fighting season.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:00:00 +0000 NATO commander seeks greater focus on counterterrorism NATO’s top commander expects the alliance to play a larger role in counterterrorism efforts, signaling that allies could be prepared to place greater focus on an issue of concern for the incoming Trump administration.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:00:00 +0000 Park Service receives tokens of peace from Japan Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s presence at Pearl Harbor will endure in the form of a small yet powerful symbol of peace and reconciliation between Japan and America.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:00:56 +0000 Turkish parliament resumes voting on Erdogan's powers Turkey's parliament is scheduled on Wednesday to start a second round of deliberations on a contentious package of constitutional amendments that would give President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's office executive powers.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:48:33 +0000 Troops have 'full control' of eastern Mosul, Iraq military says U.S.-backed Iraqi government troops announced on Wednesday they were in "full control" of eastern Mosul after routing Islamic State militants from that part of the northern city, three months since the major operation started.
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Historical D - I - K
Special Note: While we know some reliefs are well deserved or earned in every way (like Lt.Col (R) Stemple) - many listed here may be as the result of political correctness, social experimentation and oversensitive service members using the regulations to distract from their own shortcomings. Its up to you to decide!
Ex-brigade commander slammed for behavior -Army report says fired colonel’s underlings lived in ‘abject fear’
By Joe Gould - Staff writer Posted : Sunday Nov 20, 2011