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Healing soldiers on the battlefront

Los Angeles - Knowing precisely the microbes present in a wound could greatly aid in the prevention and treatment of infections. This is especially important when dealing with the severe injuries that soldiers can suffer in combat.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 2 comments

'Come serve!' Russia tempts Ukraine soldiers in Crimea

Mikhaylovka - He had a spark in his eye, a sympathetic smile, and a friendly voice.Major General Igor Kozhin, in charge of Russia's naval aviation, stood outside the military base in Novofedorivka, a village in western Crimea, welcoming Ukrainian soldiers with open ...
In the Media by Clement Zampa (AFP)

Photo Essay: Beijing's Tiananmen Square Special

Beijing - One of the largest city squares in the world, Tiananmen has been the site of political turmoil and draws millions of tourists to see its war memorials, Mao's tomb, museums, government offices, and military parades.
Digital Journal Report by Lonna Lisa Williams - 4 comments

Op-Ed: Man's inhumanity seen as children beheaded in C.A.R.

As new levels of violence are reached in the vicious civil war in the Central African Republic, children are being drawn into the conflict, forced to become soldiers in a fight they know little about, while many more end up suffering unspeakable deaths.
In the Media by Karen Graham - 5 comments

The United States Army plans on using 'Iron Man' armor for troops

The United States' army is working to develop smart armor, which would give soldiers "superhuman strength". The army has called upon the technology industry, government labs, as well as academia to help them build the armored suit.
In the Media by Owen Weldon

Militant attacks leave 9 dead in Egypt

A string of attacks in Egypt killed nine people, with the deadliest attack taking place in the the city of Ismailia, killing six soldiers.
In the Media by Sami Zaatari

US & SA troops head to Port Elizabeth, South Africa for training

Port Elizabeth - It seems South Africa and the USA are collaborating in training exercises for military troops in Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape later this month.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 1 comment

KBR: Tax payers should foot the bill for our negligence

Portland - After being found guilty of negligence in the poisoning of at least a dozen US soldiers deployed in Iraq, KBR is insisting that US tax payers foot the bill for damages.
In the Media by Greta McClain - 4 comments

Video: Israeli soldier opens fire on boys throwing rocks

Beit Jala - A video has surfaced which shows Israeli Defense Forces opening fire on a group of boys throwing rocks near a school in the Palestinian town of Beit Jala.
In the Media by Greta McClain - 8 comments

­Mexican beauty queen killed in shootout with army patrol?

Mocorito - It has been reported that a 20-year-old Mexican beauty queen was shot dead in a gun battle between drug traffickers and an army patrol, in northern Mexico. However, there is doubt as to the correct identity of the young woman.
In the Media by Anne Sewell

Portugal military protest austerity in Lisbon (video)

Lisbon - Holding red cards and banners, thousands of military personnel marched through the streets of Lisbon on Saturday, protesting the austerity measures and budget cuts imposed in Portugal.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 4 comments

PBS set to air Veterans Day special

Washington - As the United States gets ready for Veterans Day, PBS preps for their inaugural broadcast titled "National Salute to Veterans." It airs Nov. 11 on PBS at 7 p.m. CST.
In the Media by Tim O'Brien

British military historian builds WWI trench in backyard

Military historian and Royal Logistics Corps Museum curator Andrew Robertshaw builds a 60ft WWI trench in his back garden to experience life as a British soldier of the Great War.
In the Media by Katie Ryalen - 5 comments

Released documents reveal US knowledge of 1940 slaughter

Washington - Newly declassified documents have been released by the U.S. National Archives showing the United States had knowledge of the slaughter of 22,000 Polish officers and prisoners in the Katyn forest on the western edge of Russia in 1940.
In the Media by Greta McClain - 4 comments

NZ soldiers perform Haka for fallen comrades in Afghanistan

The New Zealand Defense Force has released a video showing hundreds of its troops, performing a traditional Maori funeral Haka in tribute to their five fallen colleagues who died in Afghanistan.
In the Media by Anne Sewell

Israeli vets break the silence on abuse of Palestinian children

Breaking the Silence is an organization formed in 2004, made up of Israeli army veterans. On Saturday, they released a report to the international media on the abuse of Palestinian children.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 11 comments

UK border guards to strike on eve of London Olympics 2012

London - As the Olympic Flame finally arrives in London, ready for Olympics 2012, border guards will be going out on strike for 24 hours, just as the Games begin.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 6 comments

Op-Ed: Our world depends on American heroes

Baker City - I think an American hero means different things to millions of people around the world who depend upon the United States to help aid them or install freedom and democracy in their country.
In the Media by Scott Ungerecht - 4 comments

Last minute change in London Olympics 2012 security

London - Just 2 weeks before the Olympic Games are due to start, it seems G4S cannot provide sufficient security staff for the event. Now the British Army is being brought in to do the job.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 12 comments

One soldier dead, two injured, in Fort Bragg N.C. shooting

Fort Bragg - In a shooting this afternoon at Fort Bragg, N.C., one Soldier is dead and two are injured. The incident occurred during a unit safety brief.
In the Media by Leigh Goessl - 3 comments

Chris Hayes 'uncomfortable' calling fallen soldiers 'heroes'

MSNBC's Chris Hayes sparked controversy and debate when on the eve of Memorial Day, he said that he feels "uncomfortable" calling soldiers killed in action "heroes" because the term is "rhetorically proximate to justifications for more war."
In the Media by JohnThomas Didymus - 8 comments

Photos released of US soldiers posing with Afghan body parts

A U.S. soldier has released photos of soldiers posing with Afghan body parts. He released them to the Los Angeles Times to draw attention to the breakdown in leadership and discipline in the U.S. Army.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 16 comments

Op-Ed: Azhar Ahmed, racial comments and Facebook hate pages

Yesterday Digital Journal reported on the arrest of 19-year-old Azhar Ahmed, in connection with a comment that he made on Facebook. Now the hate comments and pages start in revenge.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 11 comments

Teenager arrested for comments made on Facebook page

A teenager has been arrested for allegedly making comments on Facebook about the deaths of six British soldiers in Afghanistan last week.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 33 comments

Soldiers shoot Christian youths protesting Boko Haram killings

Yola - The decision of the authorities in Adamawa State to impose a 24-hour curfew came after soldiers shot two Christian youths protesting killings by Boko Haram gunmen. Authorities fearing that the incident could spark off violent protests imposed a curfew.
In the Media by JohnThomas Didymus

Obama welcomes U.S. troops home from Iraq

Fort Bragg - President Obama on Wednesday fulfilled his campaign promise to end the war in Iraq when he formally marked its end with a visit to Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Obama welcomed the troops home and thanked them for their dedication and service.
In the Media by JohnThomas Didymus - 7 comments

Kids exposed to violence react to danger in same way as soldiers

London - According to new research, family violence can have the same impact on children’s brains as battlefield danger has on soldiers.
In the Media by Christopher Bates

Soldiers 'All I Want for Christmas' video becomes viral hit

British sailors returning from deployment showed their Christmas spirit in a video posted on YouTube where, and with the help of Mariah Carey's "All I Want For Christmas," the men and women aboard the HMS Ocean spread their holiday cheer around the world.
In the Media by Kim I. Hartman - 8 comments

Remembrance Day events honour fallen soldiers around the world

Today millions of people around the world are offering a tribute to veterans and soldiers who lost their lives to war. On the 11th hour of the 11th minute, participants will take a moment of silence to honour fallen soldiers.
In the Media by David Silverberg - 4 comments

A Shoot Out Between Government Soldiers in Downtown Mogadishu

A vicious confrontation broke in the centre of Hamarweeyne district, when two groups of the soldiers of the government start shooting each other
In the Media by Ali Ghedi
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IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Gen Benny Gantz and Chief Artillery Officer  Roi Riftin  observe soldiers exe...
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IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Gen Benny Gantz and Chief Artillery Officer, Roi Riftin, observe soldiers exercising in the field
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The Dumbells Concert Party members in uniform  circa 1918.
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The Dumbells Concert Party members in uniform, circa 1918.
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Ukrainian government soldiers sit on an armoured vehicle as they take up a position in a sunflower f...
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Ukrainian government soldiers sit on an armoured vehicle as they take up a position in a sunflower field south of Donetsk on July 10, 2014
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Soldiers  bodies returning to Dover Air Base
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Soldiers' bodies returning to Dover Air Base
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Israeli soldiers filing into a helicopter
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Israeli soldiers filing into a helicopter
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These three servicemen came to lay their wreaths at the same time  then waited while the third caugh...
These three servicemen came to lay their wreaths at the same time, then waited while the third caught up, and made the salute together. Well disciplined, I thought and a worthy tribute.
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Military protest in Lisbon  Portugal on November 10  2012
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Military protest in Lisbon, Portugal on November 10, 2012
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Soldiers featured in a YouTube video about the Chinese military
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Soldiers featured in a YouTube video about the Chinese military
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Dancing Israeli soldiers.
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Dancing Israeli soldiers.
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Israeli soldiers stand on Merkava tanks in an army deployment area near Israel's border with th...
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Israeli soldiers stand on Merkava tanks in an army deployment area near Israel's border with the Gaza Strip on July 8, 2014
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U.S. Marines conduct rifle movement drills during sustainment training aboard the USS Iwo Jima
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U.S. Marines conduct rifle movement drills during sustainment training aboard the USS Iwo Jima
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Vietnamese soldiers
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Vietnamese soldiers
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A still from the documentary Human Terrain  where social scientists embed with the U.S. military to ...
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A still from the documentary Human Terrain, where social scientists embed with the U.S. military to learn about the Afghani culture
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US and South African soldiers from SA Armour Formation stand in front of a South Africn Olifant Mk1a...
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US and South African soldiers from SA Armour Formation stand in front of a South Africn Olifant Mk1a tank.
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US and South African soldiers from SA Armour Formation stand in front of a South Africn Olifant Mk1a...
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US and South African soldiers from SA Armour Formation stand in front of a South Africn Olifant Mk1a tank.
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This year s remembrance day featured women  as these ladies make very clear.
This year's remembrance day featured women, as these ladies make very clear.
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President Barack Obama greets U.S. troops at Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan  March 28  2010.
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President Barack Obama greets U.S. troops at Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan, March 28, 2010.
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Israeli soldiers work on their Merkava tanks in a deployment area near the border with the Gaza Stri...
Menahem Kahana, AFP
Israeli soldiers work on their Merkava tanks in a deployment area near the border with the Gaza Strip on July 11, 2014
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Photo shows Darnall Hospital at the US Army base at Fort Hood  Texas  where many victims of Wednesda...
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Photo shows Darnall Hospital at the US Army base at Fort Hood, Texas, where many victims of Wednesday's shooting were taken.
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