Military & defense

Ryan Pickrell
30 Jul 2021, 03:54

US Navy charges sailor accused of starting the fire that completely destroyed his amphibious assault ship

US Navy charges sailor accused of starting the fire that completely destroyed his amphibious assault ship

US Navy charges sailor accused of starting the fire that completely destroyed his amphibious assault ship

The fire burned for four days and severely damaged the ship to the point that the Navy decided to scrap it rather than repair it.
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How Air Assault soldiers are trained in a course known as the Army's "10 toughest days"
Graham Flanagan
14 Jul 2021, 19:13

How Air Assault soldiers are trained in a course known as the Army's "10 toughest days"

Air Assault School is known as the Army's "10 toughest days." All students must first complete "day zero."

Ukraine sparks fury with plans to make female soldiers march in heels at military parade
Sophia Ankel
04 Jul 2021, 15:28

Ukraine sparks fury with plans to make female soldiers march in heels at military parade

Ukraine's defense ministry is insisting on the footwear for women troops - many of whom have seen combat - to celebrate 30 years of independence.