Afghan Army Increases to 20,000 Troops
Sun Feb 27, 8:53 AM ET World - AP
By AMIR SHAH, Associated Press Writer
KABUL, Afghanistan - The number of troops in Afghanistan (news - web sites)'s new army topped 20,000 Sunday, as the United States steps up training of a force that is supposed...
An interesting article I just found.
Heroux-Devtek to sell its Logistics & Defence Division, Diemaco to Focus on Aerospace and Industrial Products
KITCHENER, Feb 10, 2005 (CNW Telbec via COMTEX) --
Heroux-Devtek Inc. (TSX: HRX), a leading Canadian manufacturer of aerospace...
Al Qaida linked Islamist terrorists have set up a training camp in southern Somalia, near the Kenya border, according to eyewitness reports in the local press.
The Nairobi East African Standard newspaper reported last week that Kenyan border guards are aware of the camp, which is a 20-minute...
RALEIGH, N.C. - A Marine who was reported abducted in Iraq (news - web sites) last summer and later turned up in his native Lebanon was charged Thursday with desertion. Cpl. Wassef Ali Hassoun was charged following a five-month investigation into his June disappearance from a U.S. military camp...
I was just wondering if a soldier is issued a C7 when would the Full Auto feature be used , or in the case of the M16 the 3 shot burst ? I was thinking to provide supporting fire and possibly to clear rooms but if someone knows exactly that would be appreciated.
French Shoot Down Ivory Coast Warplanes
29 minutes ago Top Stories - AP
By PAULINE BAX, Associated Press Writer
ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast - French peacekeepers shot down two Ivory Coast warplanes and a military helicopter Saturday after the aircraft bombed their position, killing a French...
Anyone have experience with this card ? I tried to install it on XP and the drivers dont work with the ones provided on the CD. I also downloaded the drivers from the linksys website and still get an error while installing..
What are your thoughts on this report ?
WASHINGTON (AFP) - The US Army is reportedly negotiating with the Pentagon (news - web sites)'s civilian leaders a plan to eliminate a women-in-combat ban so it can place mixed-sex support companies within warfighting units, starting with a division going...