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U.S. Army mortar men from the 2-27th Infantry Regiment fire mortars at a Taliban position (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s Afghan Surge Failed

With the situation getting worse on the ground Obama has ended the surge just in time for the election in November. Taliban and related attacks against NATO powers were approximately 2,700 in August of 2009 when Obama made his contrary-to-campaign promised-move to step up the nation’s military assistance in Afghanistan. Three years later, in August of 2012, there were more attacks – nearly 3,000.

09/29/2012

File photo of an empty courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Prosecutor: 4 Army Soldiers Kill Comrade To Protect Terror Plot

Four Army soldiers based in southeast Georgia killed a former comrade and his girlfriend to protect an anarchist militia group they formed that stockpiled assault weapons and plotted a range of anti-government attacks, prosecutors told a judge Monday.

08/27/2012

File photo of a judge's gavel.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Trial Resumes For Ga. Soldier In Iraq Slayings

A military jury at Fort Stewart is scheduled to resume hearing evidence in the trial of a soldier charged with killing his two Army roommates in Iraq.

06/11/2012

File photo of two men in prison. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Ex-Army Officers Charged With Stealing Millions In Federal Funds

Two ex-Army officers are facing charges of stealing more than $2.7 million from the U.S. government while serving in Saudi Arabia.

05/08/2012

A woman has been sentenced to prison after she protested outside Fort Benning for the Army to close a controversial training school. (credit: Mathieu RABECHAULT/AFP/Getty Images)

Ft. Benning To Train Fewer Troops

FORT BENNING, Ga. (AP) – Military officials say Fort Benning is expected to train 35,000 fewer troops in the 2012 fiscal year than it did in 2011. The Columbus Ledger-Enquirer reports the post will train […]

WAOK-AM–01/19/2012

Veterans Day Activities

Day parades and night parades too. If you are looking for ways to celebrate the service of veterans everywhere we’ve got your information right here.

11/10/2010

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